Newly reopened the previous day by the Earl of Wessex, Tony was very keen to visit. I was keen to try and find out which plane my Grandfather would have flown in in 1918

Here is a selection of things we saw


WW 1 planes


There were many upright figures of past and present RAF personnel



Lancaster bomber

Sea King helicopter


On a lighter note entertainment by an excellent band and


Well worth making the trip. And no. I still dont’t know which plane my Grandfather  might have flown in: indeed although he transferred from the Navy to the Royal Naval Air Service I remain uncertain as to whether the stories he told me as a child were just tall tales…….

Watch out for the commemoration fly past post – coming soon!






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