Whitchurch Maritime Cadet Force

Welcome to The Whitchurch Maritime Cadet Force website.

Based in South Bristol the Whitchurch Maritime Cadet Force is a youth organisation for young people aged 10-18.

We are a uniformed group who meet on Monday nights from 7pm - 8pm for Juniors aged 10-12 and from 7pm - 9pm for Seniors aged 12-18

We offer training for both age groups based on a nautical theme alongside the aspects of the other armed services as well as citizenship & fun activities

The training is interesting and varied with a good mix of unit based training and visits away from base. Summer training also includes outdoor activities and weekend camps.

To find out more you can contact Capt Chris Lock on 0771 8448423 or click here to email


Recruiting now.

Are you between the age of 10 and 18? Do you want to test yourself and give yourself new challenges? Are you keen to learn new skills? Then why not join us for details phone 0771 8448423 or click to email





Duty Cadet

Jnr Cdt R. Lock




We are a youth organisation based in South Bristol.

Our aim is to inspire young people to reach their full potential, by developing personal skills, like independence, as well as learning how to work together as a team, to encourage learning and communication skills. This we aim to do through teaching and practical experiences, which are based on a nautical theme.

We accept boys and girls between the age of 10 - 18.

Junior cadets are 10-12 and Senior cadets are 12-18

We have both Male and Female Uniformed and non Uniformed instructors all of whom have had an enhanced CRB check