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Seaside Cottages

  • Squadron Leader Tim Thresher with his wife Louise and daughter Grace
    Precious time together

    For many RAF personnel and their families, time together is precious, that's why the RAF Benevolent Fund established its seaside cottages and apartments to give loved ones the chance to get away from it all.

  • My lovely stay at Seacot House

    Rick Johnson and his family recently stayed at our seaside cottage Seacot House that provides a home away from home for RAF families looking for a break by the coast. In this guest blog, Rick tells us about his stay.

  • New holiday home for RAF families

    A new home from home for RAF families was opened in Rustington, West Sussex on 8 December. Shencot House has been refurbished by the RAF Benevolent Fund, the RAF's leading welfare charity, as a place for serving RAF families in need of an affordable break.

  • RAF Benson personnel dig for RAF families

    A team of serving RAF volunteers from 230 Squadron, stationed at RAF Benson, spent a day in Sussex on 20 June, helping to clear the garden of the RAF Benevolent Fund’s new short break cottage in Rustington.

  • RAF couple honeymoon in style

    Newlyweds Kerry and Richard Sawyer, both serving in the Royal Air Force, are celebrating their honeymoon – and the Royal Wedding – in style this week, thanks to the RAF's leading welfare charity.

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