Memorials

Battle of Britain Memorial launches 'virtual' visits

The Battle of Britain Memorial Trust in Kent has launched a new virtual visit initiative that is highlighting some of the attractions of the Memorial through online Facebook Live broadcasts.

Battle of Britain commemoration to move online

Ambitious plans to replace Memorial Day with an online event are being discussed by the Battle of Britain Memorial Trust.

Kent’s Battle of Britain Memorial to stay open

The Battle of Britain Memorial at Capel-le-Ferne, near Folkestone in Kent, has confirmed that it will remain open for the time being

Advanced Air Striking Force tribute to go ahead

The Conde-Vraux Aviation Museum near Reims, France, will host a ceremony on May 17 to mark the 80th anniversary of the Advanced Air Striking Force’s attempt to counter the German invasion of 1940.

Full size Stuka model destined for Capel-le-Ferne

A full size stainless steel model depicting a crashed Stuka is set to go on show at the National Memorial to the Few.

Fundraising campaign for airfield tribute

The Friends of Lavenham Airfield is raising funds to build a memorial to the USAAF’s 487th Bomb Group.