A Lovely Local Event in Scropton

A Lovely Local Event in Scropton And a Flypast by the BBMF this year. BBMF Flight Time to follow. Looks to be a sunny one (yet again – we’re so lucky!) for the “Scropton & Foston St.Pauls Church SUMMER FETE” from 1.30pm, this coming Saturday (1st June). Held in the church and on the lawn…

BBMF very busy this weekend.

BBMF very busy this weekend. Scropton today. 1352. Here’s the schedule for the next week. With so many elements, you won’t be surprised if I reiterate that it’s subject to change! Source

The Noddy BikeA BLAST FROM THE PAST – VELOCETTE LE

The Noddy Bike A BLAST FROM THE PAST – VELOCETTE LE MOTORCYCLE A Manchester City Police officer using his police radio equipment in the early 1960s. The officer rides one of the classic British police motorcycles of the era, the Velocette LE. The model, nicknamed the Noddy Bike, was hugely popular with Police Forces across…

News From Statfold – 8th June Drive a train for a

News From Statfold – 8th June Drive a train for a £5! We will all be at RAF Cosford Air Show (Official); so no flying that weekend for us at Derby. We are pleased to announce that on the 8th June Enthusiast Day we will be offering ‘Driver for a Fiver’. This will be the…

Operation Banquet – Wikipedia

79 Years ago, the evacuation from Dunkirk was very much under way. As such the Air Ministry began to make contingency plans for the very real prospect of the invasion of the British Isles, of which the Tiger Moth would have been part of in an offensive role. Find out more below. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Banquet Operation Banquet…

In Memoriam.On this Memorial Day, we pause to pay

In Memoriam. On this Memorial Day, we pause to pay our respects for those who have gone before us in service to our country and paid the ultimate price. — Lt. Col. Erin Karl, USAF Reserve and owner of Analytical Grammar Source