All posts in People and Achievements

The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Summer 2017 has been even busier than usual for the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF). On top of the display season, we held a big celebration for our 60th Anniversary which included our patron, The Duke of Cambridge, meeting […]

WO PETE ‘WOODY’ WOOD’S LAST WORKING DAY IN THE RAF

On Tuesday 9 July, Depth Support Squadron had the honour of saying farewell to WO Pete ‘Woody’ Wood after 38 years of loyal service in the Royal Air Force. After a farewell chat and a photograph with the Station Comander […]

CELEBRITY SPOTTING AT RAF CONINGSBY

Recently the Station Guard Force would have benefitted from carrying an autograph book in place of the standard note book in July, RAF Coningsby was visited by a host of celebrities in quick succession. At the start of the month […]

60 SECOND INTERVIEW

OnetoOne talks to the key personalities at RAF Coningsby to find out what makes them tick. The Station Commander’s right hand woman, Norma Outen shares her wisdom after a distinguished career keeping junior (and not so junior) officers in check. […]

FS GLEN HADGRAFT RAF FOOTBALL CAREER

FS Glen Hadgraft recently received his RAF Colours for Coaching, which is another milestone in an involvement in RAF football which has spanned his entire career. As a dynamic, left footed mid-fielder he represented and captained every station he was […]

7 FP Wg HQ RETURN FROM OP HERRICK

After an extremely busy period on Op HERRICK, 7 Force Protection Wing Headquarters have returned home. The last 7 months have seen the Wg HQ provide the command and control element overseeing Air Force Protection operations at Camp Bastion. Under […]

ALL THINGS NEW

At this time of the year (as I write this in February!)  traditionally people have often tried to give something up, as a preparation for Easter. Usually something they really enjoy – like alcohol or chocolate, (there really is life […]

AIRPLAY IN THE HOLIDAYS!

Young people joined a variety of activities delivered by the Airplay Support Team during February Half Term. Station Youth Workers provided 3 fun packed afternoons of activities including cookery, arts and crafts and a visit to the Kinema in the […]

1 2 3 9