Enfield teenager rewarded by Jack Petchey for her part in sea cadets

Maisie Davies, 14, with her award

Maisie Davies, 14, with her award

First published in News
Last updated
Enfield Independent: Photograph of the Author by

An Enfield teenager has been honoured with a Jack Petchey achievement award for her role in the sea cadets.

Maisie Davies, 14, is part of the Enfield Marine Society and Sea Cadets and was honoured along with 57 other members from units across London and Essex.

Selected by her peers, Maisie has been a part of the sea cadets for just over a year and revealed she initially thought of it as a hobby.

She said: “My sister and I originally took it up as a hobby but we both really liked it and decided to join.”

Maisie has taken part in a variety of competitions including the ‘Chosin Cup’, an adventure tournament.

She added: “I am honoured to have been selected by my peers and I hope to continue taking part in as many competitions as possible and gain as many qualifications.”

The teenager hopes to join the Royal Navy and collected her outstanding achievement award at the Kensington Great Hall on Sunday.

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree