History

July 2018

July 2018

JET’s eight region launched in Hampshire on 6th July with an inspiration day in partnership with NATS. RAF Odiham will be hosting our Blue Skies Hampshire programme starting in the next...

June 2018

June 2018

On Friday 15th June, JET’s annual dinner took place beneath the wings of the Lancaster at the RAF museum in London. A fitting setting during the RAF100 year to...

September 2017

September 2017

Blue Skies launches in the West Midlands – JET’s seventh region – with an inspiration day on 26th September in partnership with RAF Cosford and Charlton School.

Feb 2017

Feb 2017

JET’s 2nd annual dinner held at National Space Centre. Hosted by patrons Professor Brian Cox and Air Marshal Stuart Atha. Attended by Air Chief Marshal Sir Stephen Hillier and Red...

Dec 2016

Dec 2016

Sponsorship from Lockheed Martin will allow an additional 1000 young people in Norfolk to benefit from JET’s youth engagement programmes in 2017.

Nov 2016

Nov 2016

Blue Skies launches in Oxfordshire – JET’s sixth region – with an inspiration day on 9th November in partnership with RAF Brize Norton and Carterton Community College.  

Sept 2016

Sept 2016

Five years after Jon’s death, eleven inspirational individuals join JET’s GNR team, including Air Chief Marshal Sir Stephen Hillier, Chief of the Air Staff and impressionist and comedian Jon...

March 2016

March 2016

At RAF Marham, the Rt Hon George Osborne MP meets Blue Skies graduate Nathan. Having found his experience with JET life changing Nathan is now an ambassador for JET...

Jan 2016

Jan 2016

JET’s inaugural annual dinner held in Lincoln to celebrate our work and raise vital funds. Hosted by Patrons Professor Brian Cox OBE and Air Vice Marshall Stuart Atha CB...

Sept 2015

Sept 2015

Patron Professor Brian Cox OBE joins JET’s team at the Great North Run, along with CEO Dr Emma Egging and six other runners to raise over £11,000.

Jul 2015

Jul 2015

The Jon Egging Trust continues to develop its youth programmes in Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Dorset, North Wales and Yorkshire. Almost 200 young people are enrolled on Blue Skies programmes this...

Mar to Jun 2014

Mar to Jun 2014

The Jon Egging Trust’s Blue Skies programme is extended to Yorkshire. Our first Level 3 (work placement) programme is launched in Lincolnshire. 96 students graduate from Blue Skies programmes...