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Glitz, Glamour… and Churchill: when the 1940s came to North Yorkshire

RAF Leeming Officers’ Mess Summer Ball by Flt Lt Jo Cartmell ‘At Last’…on Friday 17 September 2021, RAF Leeming Officers’ Mess opened its doors for the first formal large-scale event since the start of COVID restrictions some 18 months earlier. […]

An Electric Expedition

by Cpl Marshall. I was recently approached by MT to conduct a trial with one of their Electric Car fleet, a Peugeot E208. As many will be aware these electric cars are one response to CAS’ ASTRA directive that has […]

RAF Leeming FAMILIES DAY 2021

Due to the ongoing Global pandemic the 2020 event was cancelled so effectively, the 2021 event was 18 months in the making, and even then, it was still down to the wire… “Build it and they will come”… so I […]

Catching up with RAF LEEMING SADDLE CLUB

UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT: SAC Holly Croall – RAF Leeming Saddle Club Events Manager Holly has been an inspiration to us all. Joining the RAF Leeming Saddle Club in Jan 2019, Holly has racked up an impressive CV. She became Events […]

WW2 SHORT STIRLING BOMBER GEARBOX COMES TO REST AT RAF LEEMING

News from the RAF Leeming Historical Training Facility

HAPPY 80TH ANNIVERSARY TO RAF LEEMING!

To celebrate the 80th Anniversary of RAF Leeming, and to herald another magnificent 80 years, 4 riders and 2 support crew from RAF Leeming cycled between Morecambe and Bridlington between 19-22 July. This is the well-known coast-to-coast route ‘The Way […]

ENABLING THE SOUND OF FREEDOM!

CATCHING UP WITH MECHANICAL TRANSPORT FLIGHT – OPERATION BLACKTOP HAVE YOU EVER WONDERED HOW OUR AIRCRAFT ARE ABLE TO FLY WHEN ITS ICY AND SNOWING?Over recent months RAF Leeming has experienced numerous snow and extremely cold days, which brings complex […]