2017 News

Families Day at RAF Honington - 20th July 2017

The photo shows the RAFALO RAF Honington with a few members of the Thetford & District Branch carrying out 'Name the Bear' duties on Families Day at RAF Honington on 20th July '17. The weather was a bit grim to start off with but it eventually turned out to be an excellent day coupled with a very good flying display.

 

Name a Bear Duties

 

Our Deputy Chairman and Treasurer with one of the winners of 'Name the Bear.

 

our Deputy Chairman and Treasurer with one of the winners of 'Name the Bear.

 

The RAF Falcons producing a very fine display.

 

The RAF Falcons producing a very fine display.

 

Another ' Name the Bear' winner.

 

Another ' Name the Bear' winner.

 

The Red Arrows were brilliant.

 

The Red Arrows were brilliant.

 

The BBMF displaying their skills.

 

The BBMF displaying their skills.

 

The New Queen's Colour Parade for the Royal Air Force Regiment attended by His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales KCVO on the 20th July 2017.

 

The photo's show the New Queen's Colour Parade for the Royal Air Force Regiment attended by His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales KCVO on the 20th July 2017

The photo's show the New Queen's Colour Parade for the Royal Air Force Regiment attended by His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales KCVO on the 20th July 2017 The photo's show the New Queen's Colour Parade for the Royal Air Force Regiment attended by His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales KCVO on the 20th July 2017

 


 

Stanton Summer Fair - 1st July 2017

Photo's were taken at the Stanton Summer Fair on the 1st July 2017

 


 

Armed Forces Weekend 24th & 25th June 2017

Ray & Bill standing beside Thetford Town Memorial during Armed Forces Weekend 24th June 2017

(Left) The Town Mayor of Thetford, along with Councillor Robert Kybird due to lay a wreath for the fallen during the ceremony - Ian Welch standing smartly to attention.

(Right) Members of the Thetford & District Branch in the Market Square Thetford on Armed Forces Day 2017.

(Left) The Town Mayor of Thetford with Standard Bearers of the RBL, RAFA & Air Cadets, along with the general public

(Right) Margaret, Ray & Frank in Thetford Market Square

(Left) John & Ray, a couple of young soldiers working hard at collecting funds for Wings Appeal

(Right) 3 Musketeers preparing for Armed Forces Weekend

 


 

Collecting In Aid of RAFA Wings Appeal - Sunday 18th June 2017

 

Bill Neve and Tony Higginbottom collecting for the Thetford Branch at Thetford Garden Centre in aid of RAFA Wings Appeal on Sunday 18th June 2017

 

Bill Neve and Tony Higginbottom collecting for the Thetford Branch at Thetford Garden Centre in aid of RAFA Wings Appeal on Sunday 18th June 2017

 

 


 

Euston Rural Pastimes - Sunday 11th June 2017

Had a great day at Euston Rural Pastimes today, weather good and great support.


Nigel King Presenting the RAFA Bear to Eden Who Won the 'Name the Bear Competition

 

Nigel King presenting the RAFA Bear to Eden who won the 'Name the Bear Competition

 

Some Of The Team

 

Some of the team at Euston Rural Pastimes Event

 

Great Help Received From RAF Honington Personnel at Euston Rural Pastimes

 

Great help received from RAF Honington personnel at Euston Rural Pastimes

 

 


 

80th Anniversary of RAF Honington - 3rd May 2017

 

 

On the 3rd May members of RAFA, RBL and serving personnel at RAF Honington celebrated the 80th Anniversary of RAF Honington followed by the unveiling of a memorial dedicated to all personnel who died at RAF Honington during WW11.

 


 

Members of the SE & E Area, attending Wings Workshop - RAF Honington 2nd May 2017

 

 

This photo shows members of the SE&E Area attending a Wings Workshop at RAF Honington on the 2nd May 2017.

 


 

St. Patricks Day Lunch - The Terrier on 17th March 2017

 

The photo shows some members of the Thetford & District Branch about to enjoy a meal at The Terrier in Thetford on Friday 17th March 2017

 

The photo shows some members of the Thetford & District Branch about to enjoy a meal at The Terrier in Thetford on Friday 17th March 2017