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Press releases

  • Local performers take to the stage this Saturday at Anthems in the Park

    Four up-and-coming local amateur performers have been selected to entertain the audience picnicking before RAF College Cranwell's Anthems in the Park concert this coming Saturday (27 July).

  • Disney's 'Planes' takes off at RAF Northolt

    Children and young people from the RAF Benevolent Fund's Airplay youth club at RAF Northolt received a surprise visit from Klay Hall and Traci Balthazor-Flynn, the filmmakers behind the new Disney animated film 'Planes', this week.

  • Response to Prime Minister's announcement about the Libor Fund

    As the Royal Air Force's leading welfare charity, the RAF Benevolent Fund is very pleased that the Government previously agreed to use some of the LIBOR funds for the benefit of members of the Armed Forces community.

  • Ascot racegoers show huge support for the Armed Forces

    For the first time in the history of Royal Ascot, a charitable collection took place for the brave men and women of our Armed Forces and their families at the Friday meeting.

  • RAF Scampton Skate Park gets thumbs up!

    The new Skate Park at RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire was officially opened this week by Station Commander, Wing Commander Richard Turner, much to the delight of the local school children.

  • Anthems in the Park 2013

    Britain's Got Talent stars Jonathan and Charlotte will top the bill in Lincolnshire on Saturday 27 July when, for one night only, Royal Air Force College Cranwell opens its doors to the public and becomes the spectacular setting for Anthems in the Park 2013.

  • Dame Judi Dench pays tribute to the Bomber Boys

    Last night, Dame Judi Dench paid tribute to the thousands of young men from Bomber Command who were killed during the Second World War when she visited the Bomber Command Memorial in Green Park, London.

  • Airplay programme report

    New report reveals the positive impact of charity's programme supporting young people from military families.

  • The RAF Benevolent Fund 2013 Awards

    The RAF Benevolent Fund, the RAF's leading welfare charity, held an awards ceremony to celebrate and recognise the stand-out contributions made by a few of the many dedicated individuals and corporate partners who support the charity.

  • RAF Benevolent Fund announce new partnership

    The RAF Benevolent Fund is delighted to announce today that the three year partnership with secure IT solutions provider, Prolinx Ltd is set to continue.

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