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Images show the winners of the recent RAF catering competition at Worthy Down.

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RAF Catering Competition 2017

The annual RAF Catering Competition 2017 was held at Worthy Down, Winchester over 14 and 15 Jun 17. The competition schedule of events was sent to all Units at the start of the year and the planning began. Firstly the […]

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3 Peaks Challenge

RAF Waddington personnel have recently tackled a 3 peak climb in the desert and mountain ranges of Nevada, USA to raise funds for the RAF Charitable Trust. A 4.30am start should have afforded the team some respite from the unforgiving […]

Images show Mrs Shiela Hill visiting the Herritage Centre at RAF Waddington.

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A Piece of History at RAF Waddington

20 year old Sgt Leonard Edward Evans left RAF Waddington just before midnight on 8th May 1942, but sadly would never return.  No trace of his aircraft or crew has ever been found. They are listed on the Runnymede Memorial […]

Arrival of the third Rivet Joint as part of the ISTAR Airseeker programme, supported by 51 Squadron at RAF Waddington;

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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 […]

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Marathon Motivations

Perspectives on setting a goal and sticking to the plan to try and achieve it. Many can attest to the fact that the Marathon is an arduous challenge.  Combining this with the potential to run the English qualifying standard for […]

On the 8th June RAF Waddington hosted a Station Awards evening. The awards distributed fell into 6 categories; The Spirit of RAF Waddington, Resourcefulness and Innovation, The People Award, Outstanding Contribution to Charity, Outstanding Team and an Outstanding Sporting Achievement Award. Additionally this year Richard Noble OBE from the Thurst and Bloodhound SSC projects will be the guest of honour.

AWARDS: RAF Waddington celebrates a year of achievement

RAF Waddington held an industry liaison day recently followed by a Station Awards Evening and dinner. The day presented our industry partners with an opportunity to gain an enhanced understanding of RAF Waddington’s capabilities whilst offering Station Executives an insight […]

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RAF Waddington Equestrians go jumping… and then some!

On the 1st of March 2017 4 riders from RAF Waddington & Digby Saddle Club; Flt Lt Kirsty Harding, Plt Off Harriet Lockley, FS Keeley Skinner and Cpl Hayley Walton attended a show jumping clinic hosted by RAF Cranwell SC; […]

Pictured here on the 11/12/15 is WWII MT Driver veteran Mr Charles William Peter Kimberley on a visit to the Heritage Centrew at RAF Waddington, the camp he was based at during the war.

Cpl Kimberley Veteran’s Visit to Waddington

92 year old Corporal Peter Kimberley returned to RAF Waddington this week for the first time in nearly 70 years to see how the base has changed since he last served here during WWII. Peter joined the RAF on the […]

Waddington Officer Receives Top Award

Officer receives Top Award in London

A WADDINGTON based officer has been honoured for his service in Afghanistan at a ceremony in the heart of the City of London. Flt Lt Nic Justice was the Guest of Honour at a special gathering of the Worshipful Company […]

Charity Peak Challenge

Charity Peak Challenge

Four personnel from RAF Waddington and RAF Boulmer lay down a challenging task on Tuesday 8th Sept which would turn out to be exhausting and testing, although enjoyable. This may be due to the fact of allowing time to pass […]

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