Royal Engineers Dining In  Night

Royal Engineers Dining In Night

We were honoured to host The Royal Engineers for a formal dining in night at Ad Astra last night.

The soldiers from 101 Engineer Regiment Explosive Ordinance Disposal and Search unit have been out on a training exercise in the Mendips. To bring the training to a close, they asked Ad Astra to host the formal occasion.

We provided an Orchard and Cider Making Tour, cider tasting with local cheese followed by a three-course meal that Suzanne managed to whip up for the 50+ hungry Sappers.

It was a wonderful occasion and a great education on how the Army conduct a dining in night. Much the same as the RAF but with a lot more port it seemed 😊

It was a wonderful evening and hopefully we will be able to do it again when they are next in the area.


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