637 Volunteer Gliding Squadron

637 VGS

Took these from the Barrington Road today. ZE613 and ZE628 are Grob G-103 Viking T1 gliders.         Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019 Jerry Flint

Underground

Underground Hospital found at Upper Rissington

As part of Cotswold District Councils due diligence before the handing over of Public Opens Space, numerous bore holes have been drilled by EMG. To the surprise of the boring […]

Momento

James – James Bond – Die Another Day

Repost: The James Bond film – Die Another Day was partially filmed at RAF little Rissington in 2001. The particular scene concerned was the Ice Chase using an Aston Martin […]

Technical Site

HQ Offices (Sgts Mess)

Offices, located in the former Sergeant’s Mess at Upper Rissington, Gloucestershire opened its doors to local businesses in September 2018 There is a mixture of permanent offices, hot desks and […]

Aircraft

B-52’s deployed to Fairford.

Story from GloucesterLive and they would love to see your photos. Huge B-52s are expected to arrive at RAF Fairford in the Cotswolds over the next two days. Plane enthusiasts believe […]

Little Rissington

Visit to Rissi Church

10 March 2019 ST. PETER’S CHURCH – LITTLE RISSINGTON (information from http://www.littlerissington.net) THE WRITTEN HISTORY OF LITTLE RISSINGTON begins with the Domesday Book Survey of 1086 when there were twenty-two […]

Little Rissington

VHF Direction Finder (VDF) Antenna

Picture: Dated 1 March 2009 by JF. I heard today from an extremely reliable source (Mike Grierson), that the VHF Direction Finder (VDF) Antenna in the centre of the airfield is […]

Aircraft

Air Ambulances land in UR!

Two Air Ambulances land on the plying field on the 23rd February 2019, following a report of two males unconscious after a domestic gas leak. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019 Jerry Flint

General

North Oxfordshire & Cotswolds Branch of the Military Vehicle Trust

The North Oxfordshire & Cotswolds Branch of the Military Vehicle Trust drove by Great Rissington onwards to Bourton. This is the remainder of the schedule: 11.45-12md          […]

Aircraft

RAF Fairford will host two USAF squadrons by 2023

More than 500 US Air Force (USAF) personnel and their families will move from a closing air base by 2023. Info from BBC Gloucester The USAF and Ministry of Defence […]

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