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RAFMSA Classic Racing Team

The Royal Air Force Motor Sports Association, RAFMSA, Classic Racing Team are two race meets into another busy season of the Classic Racing Motorcycle Club’s 2018 season. The team had a successful year in the post classic 250 air cooled […]

RAF 100 inspire – Race for the Line

As part of RAF100 STEM activities, RAF Waddington STEM Ambassadors, in conjunction with The Learning Partnership, have recently held the Regional Final for ‘Race for the Line’ – an event designed to inspire the next generation of engineers and scientists […]

Freedom of Lincoln Parade 2018

In the year the Royal Air Force celebrates its centenary, service personnel from both RAF Waddington and RAF Scampton marched through Lincoln High Street on Friday 20th April exercising their right to the Freedom of the City; an honour which […]

RAF 100 Church Service & Church Fête

The RAF Waddington Chaplains recently celebrated RAF100 with a special Station Church Service, followed by a Church Fête. The Church Service included pieces by the Voluntary Band and Military Wives’ Choir. Almost 120 service personnel, families and friends, of all […]

RJ 20 DELIVERY TO NO 51 SQN WED 7 JUN

There was great excitement at RAF Waddington recently as No 51 Squadron took delivery of their third and final RC-135 Rivet Joint aircraft. The arrival of this aircraft – RJ 20, which will be registered as ZZ666, from the Big […]

54 Sqn Memorial Plaque

54 Sqn Memorial Plaque

54 Squadron fighter pilots who died protecting northern Australia honoured 70 years after WWII. Some of the brave young men who served on 54 Squadron during WWII and who died protecting northern Australia have been honoured in a ceremony in […]

Freedom of Snaith Parade Insight Magazine Online

Freedom of Snaith Parade Sunday 22nd March 2015

From October 1942 to April 1945, 51 Squadron flew its wartime operations from RAF Snaith, near Goole in Yorkshire. For that period, the squadron operated as part of No.4 Group, RAF Bomber Command, equipped with  the Handley Page Halifax. Even […]

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Station Charities Committee

The Station Charities Committee consists of representatives from all sections across RAF Waddington and representatives of all ranks including civilian personnel. The Station Charities Committee has continued its efforts in supporting the local community over the last 12 months in […]

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Avant Moi, Le Déluge

It won’t have escaped any reader’s attention that the first months of this year were wet. Local councils struggled to cope with the devastation and at the national level the Environment Agency was overwhelmed by the number of crises across […]

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Piper collects for Help for Heroes to the tune of £10,000

RAF Waddington Piper, Nigel Warmington, passed a milestone at Christmas in his efforts to support Forces charity, Help for Heroes. Nigel has been piping for the charity in Truro, Cornwall since leaving the RAF in 2008 and has now collected […]

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