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RAF Wittering Families Day. 100th Year Celebrations

4th June 2014 11.00 -17.00hrs –  Note this invitation is limited to RAFA members only An invitation to the following special event has been received by the Branch. Should any member wish to go the list of attendees is being … Continue reading

Wittering View – Spring Edition The official magazine for RAF Wittering and the A4 Force

The official magazine for RAF Wittering and the A4 Force This year RAF Wittering celebrates 100 years as a flying station.  In 1916, before the formation of the Royal Air Force, the Royal Flying Corps needed a suitable site to … Continue reading

Sir John Sutton KCB

We regret to announce the death off Air Marshal  Sir John Sutton KCB (born 9 July 1932, died November 2014, aged 82).  He retired from the RAF in 1989 as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief at RAF Support Command.  Air Marshal Sutton … Continue reading

Poppy Day Remembrance Concert on 18th October 2014

UPPINGHAM: Memorial Hall, Uppingham School  – Saturday 18th October, 2014, 7.30pm The Oakham Branch of the Royal British Legion invites you to a special concert given by the Central Band of the Royal Air Force to Commemorate the start of … Continue reading

Wg Cdr Richard Foster, County Manager, Leicestershire & Rutland, the Royal British Legion

Speaker Secretary Notes July 2011 Wg Cdr Richard Foster, a former colleague of mine from the Royal British Legion, was our guest speaker at July’s meeting. Richard and I worked together for Leicestershire & Rutland, he initially as County Field … Continue reading

Royal British Legion Leicestershire and Rutland Annual Festival of Remembrance for 2011

The Royal British Legion is proud to announce its annual Festival of Remembrance for 2011 to not only remember those who have made the supreme sacrifice for their country but also those who are fighting for peace in the world … Continue reading