Event Calendar

Social Calendar 2018

  • 21 Feb 2018 – Artefacts & Memorabilia to Rutland Museum
  • 1 Mar 2018  – Commencement of RAF 100 flagship programme of events
  • 7 Mar 2018 – RAFA Rutland AGM
  • 17 Mar 2018-12 May 2018 – Centenary Exhibition on the HISTORY OF THE RAF to be held in the Rutland County Museum
  • 22 Mar 2018 – RAFA Leicester Commemoration of ¬ ‘The Great Escape’ – 1100 hrs – Victoria Park
  • 23-25 Mar 2018 – RAFA E & SE Area Conference, Marriott Hotel, Peterborough
  • 25 Mar 2018 – No 504 Sqn RAF Wittering 90th Anniversary Parade in Oakham.  Also retirement of Sir Laurence Howard as Honorary Air Commodore of the Sqn.
  • 31 Mar 2018  – RAF100 Opening Concert – Royal Albert Hall – London
  • 1 Apr 2018 – THE ROYAL AIR FORCE CENTENARY  – RAF 100 Baton Relay Commences – Royal Courts of Justice – London
  • 4 Apr 2018 – Monthly Meeting – Briefing by Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
  • 17 Apr 2018 – RAFA Leicester Commemoration of ¬ ‘The Augsburg Raid’ – 1100 hrs – Victoria Park
  • 11-12 May 2018 – RAFA Annual Conference – Yarnfield Park Conference Centre
  • 4 May 2018 – Monthly Meeting
  • 13 May 2018 – RAFA Centenary Service – National Memorial Arboretum
  • 16 May 2018 – RAFA Leicester Commemoration of 75th Anniversary of ‘The Dambusters Raid’ – 1100 hrs – Victoria Park
  • 16-20 May 2018 – National Aircraft Tour – Cardiff City Hall Gardens
  • 20 May 2018 – RAFA Leicester – Parade & Service – Leicester Cathedral
  • 3 Jun 2018 – Rutland Show
  • 7 June 2018 – Monthly Meeting
  • 10 Jun 2018 – RAF Cosford Airshow
  • 21 Jun 2018 – RAF Museum Re-opening Ceremony – London
  • 4 July 2018 – Monthly Meeting
  • 6-9 Jul 2018 – National Aircraft Tour  – Horse Guards Parade – London
  • 10 Jul 2018 – RAF100 Parade & Flypast – The Mall – London
  • 13-15 Jul 2018 – Royal International Air Tattoo – RAF Fairford
  • 1 August 2018 – Monthly Meeting
  • 4-5 Aug 2018  – Northern Ireland Airshow – Portrush.  National Aircraft Tour, Newcastle, Northern Ireland
  • 25-27 Aug 2018 – National Aircraft Tour – Victoria Square, Birmingham
  • 1-2 Sep 2018 – National Aircraft Tour – Glasgow Science Centre
  • 5 September 2018 – Monthly Meeting
  • 15-16 Sep 2018 – National Aircraft Tour – Cathedral Gardens – Manchester
  • 16 Sep 2018 – Battle of Britain Service – London
  • 16 Sep 2018 – RAFA Leicester – Battle of Britain Parade & Service
  • 30 Sep 2018 – Cessation of RAF 100 programme of events
  • 3 October 2018 – Monthly Meeting
  • 13 Oct 2018 – RBL Concert – Uppingham School Memorial Hall (subject to confirmation, this will be the Central Band of the RAF in Concert to commemorate the end of WW1)
  • 7 November 2018 – Monthly Meeting
  • 5 December 2018 – RAFA Christmas Dinner

Social Outings

Interested personnel should contact Derek Bury