RAF Little Rissington

Gardeners World features RAF LR

Martyn Wilson an ex-RAF airman creates a garden at Malvern. He reminisces and discusses RAF Little Rissington and the 100 year celebration. Go to minute […]

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This week the RAF celebrates 75 years since the “Dams” raid!

The audacious attack on German reservoirs in the Ruhr Valley with “bouncing bombs” was a major coup for the British Immortalised in the Dambusters film, […]

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Rissington Local History Society – 18 May 2018 – talk on RAF LR

A presentation on the history of RAF Little Rissington in the Upper Rissington Village Hall. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2018 Jerry Flint

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USAF(E) RAF Little Rissington: 1981 to 1993

USAF(E) RAF Little Rissington: 1981 to 1993 With the arrival of the United States Air Force in Europe, Little Rissington became the largest military contingency […]

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Officers Mess, SHQ, Watch Tower and the Medical Centre.

The Officers Mess is now renamed to Lutyens Court (incorrectly named). The Officers mess Wings are Godfrey Place. The SHQ (Building 42) is Valiant House. […]

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RAF 100 from Bremont

As we know there will be many events celebrating the RAF’s 100 years anniversary. Here we have a watch from Bremont doing just that, with […]

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Great Rissington Cricket Club + Red Arrows!

A brilliant day watching cricket and the Red Arrows fly-by at the Great Rissington Cricket Club (well done Great Rissi’). Cheap beer and good company […]

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80 years since the birth of Rissington

Picture: J.Flint Jackie Oliver writes on FB. WOW. Just reading a book on RAF Little Rissington, and saw that this station opened on 11 August, […]

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Aviation Accidents at RAF LR

Found this file today:Gloucestershire Aircraft Accidents¬†¬†Courtesy of this website. I have highlighted a few of the RAF Little Rissington crashes. It’s an amazing list, especially […]

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Rissy Watch Tower

The watch tower spotted with scaffolding around it. Hopefully work will begin to bring it back to its former glory. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2018 Jerry Flint

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637 VGS gliding today!

An absolutely fantastic day for gliding at RAF Little Rissington today. 637 VGS were flying only one glider, ZE 555. The airfield was also having […]

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