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Commemorating bravery of WW2 Catalina Pilots on 80th anniversary

July 17 2024 marks the 80 years since Victoria Cross (VC) decorations were awarded to Catalina pilots Flt Lt John Cruickshank and Flt Lt David Hornell. To commemorate…

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Car made from Puma helicopter parts to be auctioned for Fund and Mission Motorsport

Caterham car manufacturers and the RAF have teamed up to create a special-edition Seven 360R using parts of a Puma HC2 helicopter to raise money for the RAF Benevolent…

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The MacRobert Trust donates £30,000 to support RAF young people

The MacRobert Trust has made a generous donation of £30,000 to support the RAF Benevolent Fund’s Airplay Youth Programme at RAF Lossiemouth, Scotland.

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How the Fund provided respite for Anne and her husband Ian

For Anne and her husband Ian, who have had a difficult time since Ian’s accident and dementia diagnosis, the RAF Benevolent Fund’s Group Friendship Breaks provided an…

10 July 2024
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RAF young people compete in Airplay Relay Colour Run for Fund

On Tuesday 28 May, 50 young people from Airplay Youth Clubs participated in a 5K Colour Run to raise money for the RAF Benevolent Fund.

8 July 2024
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London Biggin Hill Airport Sunrise Challenge raises £7K for Fund

On Saturday 22 June, London Biggin Hill Airport hosted the return of their Sunrise Challenge to raise money for the RAF Benevolent Fund.

2 July 2024