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  • Members of the Cotswold Way running team

    Team's 102-mile charity challenge

    19 November 2014 - A team made up of RAF personnel and soldiers recently completed a 102-mile run to raise money for our work and ABF The Soldiers' Charity. Warrant Officer Phil Marland, who took part, tells us more.

  • Martin Atkinson and colleagues

    I will be remembering my dad and fellow servicemen on Remembrance Day

    11 November 2014 - Corporal Martin Atkinson from RAF Brize Norton is from an RAF family. In this guest blog, Martin tells us about the significance of Remembrance Day to him.

  • RAF veteran Wally Banford is fitted with a hearing aid

    Hearing restored for RAF veteran

    10 November 2014 - "I'm glad God's not deaf," said Wally Banford, 84, as he was fitted for hearing aids. Wally contacted the RAF Benevolent Fund this summer for help with hearing aids and we arranged for him to visit the headquarters of Starkey, a world leader in hearing aids.

  • Lee Wrake

    I will be remembering my D-Day colleagues this Remembrance Day

    06 November 2014 - On D-Day, 6 June 1944, Sergeant Lee Wrake was just 19 when he landed on Omaha Beach. He was responsible for transporting vehicles safely onto shore. It was during this time that he saved a drowning man who was hit in the stomach and then Lee himself was hit in the chest by shrapnel. Every Remembrance Day Lee remembers his fallen colleagues who lost their lives on D-Day.

  • Clayton MacLean

    My Great South Run to raise money for the RAF family

    30 October 2014 - Clayton MacLean from Ruislip was one of our nine runners that took part in the Great South Run last Sunday. Here he tells us what the experience was like.

  • Alan Dillon

    Why I wanted to run the Great South Run for the RAF Benevolent Fund

    27 October 2014 - On Sunday 25 October RAF Reservist Allan Dillon took part in the Great South Run to raise money for our work. In this guest blog, Allan tells us why he chose to run in aid of our charity.

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