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TREK THE SAHARA

CPL LAUREN WOODHALL: FROM 9-14 NOVEMBER, I TREKKED 128KM ACROSS THE SAHARA DESERT IN AID OF THE RAF ASSOCIATION (RAFA). The trek was the most amazing experience and I would recommend anyone to have a go at this type of […]

RAF RUNNING CLUB

THE REJUVENATED RAF CONINGSBY RUNNING CLUB HAVE CELEBRATED WINNING AN UNPRECEDENTED CLEAN SWEEP OF MEN’S TEAM TROPHIES OF RAF ATHLETICS ASSOCIATION ROAD RUNNING EVENTS WITH VICTORIES AT THE BENSON 7, HONINGTON 10K AND HENLOW 10. The Coningsby team whose numbers […]

17 SQN CADETS AWARDS

17 SQUADRON (CONINGSBY) AIR CADETS HELD THEIR ANNUAL AWARDS CEREMONY TO RECOGNISE AND AWARD SOME OF THE CADETS WHO HAVE MADE A DIFFERENCE TO THE SQUADRON OVER THE LAST YEAR OR SO. There were thirteen key awards presented at the […]

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 […]

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