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Adelphi Distillery supports Fund with Dambusters 80th limited edition whisky

Adelphi Distillery has released a limited-edition single cask whisky to mark the Dambusters 80th anniversary and raise money for the RAF Benevolent Fund.

Wilfred Ibbotson in uniform

Dambusters 80th anniversary: Remembering my grandad 80 years on

This year marks 80 years since the daring Dambusters Raid in 1943. To mark the occasion, we spoke to Deb Wolstenholme about what the anniversary means to her family.

Clive and Ewan saluting alongside transformed Peugeot car for Wacky Rally

Fundraisers take on 1600-mile Wacky Rally race to mark Dambusters 80th anniversary 

On 30 June 2023, fundraiser Clive Pattison will be taking on the Barmy to Barcelona Wacky Rally race to mark the 80th anniversary of the Dambusters Raid, raising money…

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Dambusters 80th anniversary: My father’s role in the Dambusters Raid and how the Fund has supported me

Robert ‘Bob’ Henderson joined 617 Squadron when it was established in 1943, recruited as a Flight Engineer, to become part of the historic Dams Raid.  We spoke with his…

Clive Morris Dambusters

Thetford RAF Flt Sgt is all set for Dambusters Ride

To mark the 80th anniversary of the Dambusters Raid, RAF Flight Sergeant Clive Morris is taking on the Dambusters Ride in Lincolnshire to raise money for the RAF…

Simon Storey and team

Team of ex-serving RAF pilots plan 400-mile-ride for Dambusters 80th anniversary

Simon Storey and his team of ex-serving RAF personnel will be taking on a huge challenge riding 400 miles from Royal Leamington Spa towards the east of Dortmund, Germany…