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Our Christmas 2022 Round Up

The Fund are happy to welcome in the New Year with lots of exciting plans and opportunities to carry us through until the autumn season.

12 January 2023
RAF service personnel

Former RAF nurse shares how Telephone Friendship Groups have helped deal with the loss of her husband

After thrice being widowed, the RAF Benevolent Fund’s Telephone Friendship Groups have enabled 80-year-old Gillian Boldon to connect with other RAF veterans who have…

12 January 2023
A Spitfire taking off

Competition winners for Spitfire flight chosen by RAF veteran

Andy Andrews, a Second World War veteran, has chosen the winners of the Daily Express’ competition for a flight in a Spitfire.

12 January 2023
Davina Griffiths

Fund thanked for ‘immeasurable help to our entire family’

Following a shock diagnosis of sepsis resulting from a severe kidney infection, Davina Griffiths and daughter Charlie Rose, thanked the RAF Benevolent Fund for the…

9 January 2023
Shaun Nyhan

“I’ve been in a better place mentally for the last two years”

Having served in the RAF as a Safety Equipment Fitter, Shaun Nyhan is no stranger to knowing when something is fit for purpose. And his weekly Telephone Friendship…

21 December 2022
Carol concert

Fund holds annual carol concert

Despite the snow and the train strikes, over 150 supporters joined the RAF Benevolent Fund on 14 December for the Fund's annual carol concert at St Clement Danes, the…

16 December 2022