Officers Mess

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. The Medical Centre (Building 41) […]

Momento

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 funds from the sales supporting […]

Aircraft

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 also helped immensely. Thanks David […]

Little Rissington

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, 1938. Social Committee, Parish Council……..would […]

Aircraft

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 in the war years. The […]

637 Volunteer Gliding Squadron

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 its grass cut so that […]

Little Rissington

RAF C130J – 18 Apr 2017

Two Hercules C130J models over flew RAF Little Rissington yesterday. I thought they maybe para dropping, however upon investigation of Notams, noting was listed, except for long term gliding Notam. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2018 Jerry Flint

Little Rissington

Little Rissi’ UFO incident

This is an extract from the the link below from Dr David Clarke’s website, please visit this link for the full story (fascinating): Michael Swiney (1926-2016) Air Commodore Mike Swiney […]

Housing

What’s under your home?

See this planning link. A very fascinating situation and an interesting solution. I wish the owners every success in their plan to preserve the history in their garden. This is from the […]

Aircraft

RAF Little Rissington scheduled to be busy in March 2017

Upper Rissington is Notamed to busy in the March 2017. Here is Thames Valley Police helicopter circling the airfield for a number of hours. Later joined by a similar machine. […]

637 Volunteer Gliding Squadron

2017 – Vikings at RAF Little Rissi’

637 Volunteer Gliding Squadron are to be begin gliding this month with their Viking T Mk 1’s. The Facebook group kindly let me repost their pictures from their site. Click here for […]

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