Service appointments

The following senior Service appointments have been announced by the Ministry of Defence:

ROYAL NAVY

Commanders: RF Cheadle - Rosyth; HS Clark - Staff of FONA; M. Dodds - Dryad; TJ Eltringham - Staff of CINCFLEET; TW Hare - Portland.

Chaplains: I. Livingstone - Seahawk; AW Pudner - Drake; EDJ-B. Renfrey - Poole; M. Sharkey - Nelson.

Retirements: Capt CJ Meyer; Capt CLL Quarrie; Capt PF Watson. Commander MJ Hakes; Commander MD Kooner.

ROYAL AIR FORCE

Air Commodore: MJ Butler to MOD (AFD); RG Curry to AA Bonn.

Group Captains: MA Basnett to MOD RAF PMC; JRD Morley to JHQ High Wycombe; RJ Whittingham to RF(A)S Kalkar; MJ Bruce to JARIC BRAMPTON; GG Cullington to RAF NEATISHEAD; JM Drysdale to MOD (AFD); JAF Ford to MOD; MJ Good to HQ 11 Gp.

Wing Commanders: RJ Allen to RAF ALDERGROVE; IL Dugmore to MOD AFC/ACAS; NA Gregory to HQ MATO; GW House to HQRAFSC; AJL Labercombe to DOAC West Byfleet; KFG Miles to RAF Gutersloh; M. Mitchell to ATOC KALKAR; GSF Booker to MOD AFD/D of SMI/SM2; S. Brashaw to MOD (PE) CA; BE Dunford to HQ 1 GP; RM Gibbon to RAF SIGS ENG ESTAB; P. Johnson to MOD (PE) DGSAP HQ; PL Watson - HQ AFSOUTH; JG Ross to HQ RAFSC; EGN ACONS to HQ STC; S. Edgar to RAF SEALAND; RH Spooner to MOD AFD; IC Atkinson to RAF St Mawgan; TJ Kerss to 54 SQN COLTISHALL; HA Whiteway to HQSTC; AW Medford to MAN STRATEGY DEV U; DW Sutcliffe to RAF BOSCOMBE DOWN; NJ Furniss to MOD/D AIR OFF; AF DAWSON to MOD/D AIR DEF; MR Bettel to MOD ACDS(CIS); KL Wilderspin to WPNS STNDS BRAMPTON; CRS Wood to UK NMR SHAPE.

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