Home   Categories   Grid

Preparing for foreign operations

Preparing for foreign operations

Preparing for foreign operations

18 November 2019

Military skills were the focus for No 2 Mechanical Transport Squadron from RAF Wittering as they trained for operations.


People encouraged to apply for discount card

People encouraged to apply for discount card

People encouraged to apply for discount card

13 November 2019

Members of the British Armed Forces can now benefit from a card offering discounts at shops and businesses.


A fitting tribute to a county's heroes

A fitting tribute to a county's heroes

A fitting tribute to a county's heroes

12 November 2019

Remembrance parades have taken place in Oakham and Uppingham.


A shower of poppies fall on Bourne

A shower of poppies fall on Bourne

A shower of poppies fall on Bourne

11 November 2019

Crowds in Bourne paused on Sunday to remember those who have fought for their country.


Communities will remember fallen

Communities will remember fallen

Communities will remember fallen

09 November 2019

Residents will honour those who died for their King and Country at Remembrance Sunday parades and services in Stamford, Oakham and Bourne.


Rutland's 'Armed Forces Champion' calls on county to honour fallen

Rutland's 'Armed Forces Champion' calls on county to honour fallen

Rutland's 'Armed Forces Champion' calls on county to honour fallen

08 November 2019

Remembrance events will take place across Rutland over the next few days.


Fallen Rutlander Alban Jarman finally has his name put on village war memorial 102 years after he was killed during the First World War

Fallen Rutlander Alban Jarman finally has his name put on village war memorial 102 years after he was killed during the First World War

Fallen Rutlander Alban Jarman finally has his name put on village war memorial 102 years after he was killed during the First World War

07 November 2019

Investigations by the Rutland Remembers website led to the discovery of Alban Jarman who died in France.


Towns across South Kesteven pay tribute for service

Towns across South Kesteven pay tribute for service

Towns across South Kesteven pay tribute for service

07 November 2019

Dedication services took place across South Kesteven as a warm-up for the main Remembrance events this weekend.


RAF base's jet secret revealed

RAF base's jet secret revealed

RAF base's jet secret revealed

07 November 2019

The Harrier jet plane that stands outside RAF Wittering today guards a well-kept secret.


Stamford mayor’s pride over armed forces recognition scheme

Stamford mayor’s pride over armed forces recognition scheme

Stamford mayor’s pride over armed forces recognition scheme

03 November 2019

Stamford Town Council is helping retired forces veterans.


A guide to Remembrance events

A guide to Remembrance events

A guide to Remembrance events

01 November 2019

Communities will soon be joining together to commemorate those who fought and died for our freedom.


New top team at air base

New top team at air base

New top team at air base

21 October 2019

Wing commander Andy Valentine and wing commander Maggie Boyle will work alongside group captain Jo Lincoln at RAF Wittering.


Prisoners recycle RAF bikes

Prisoners recycle RAF bikes

Prisoners recycle RAF bikes

07 October 2019

Old bicycles from RAF base will be restored by inmates as part of the My Bike Scheme.


A4 Force warrant officer retires from RAF Wittering

A4 Force warrant officer retires from RAF Wittering

A4 Force warrant officer retires from RAF Wittering

27 September 2019

The station commander of RAF Wittering has thanked a valued serviceman for his 33-year-long career.


Brexit Party's Rutland and Melton candidate is revealed as RAF veteran Jim Bennett

Brexit Party's Rutland and Melton candidate is revealed as RAF veteran Jim Bennett

Brexit Party's Rutland and Melton candidate is revealed as RAF veteran Jim Bennett

16 September 2019

The candidate has promised: "I will campaign tirelessly for a clean break Brexit."

2

Merchant Navy is honoured

Merchant Navy is honoured

Merchant Navy is honoured

15 September 2019

The British Merchant Navy’s iconic red flag was raised outside Oakham Library to mark Merchant Navy Day 2019.


Centenarian Ray Johnston of Bourne had 'an amazing life'

Centenarian Ray Johnston of Bourne had 'an amazing life'

Centenarian Ray Johnston of Bourne had 'an amazing life'

12 September 2019

A retired RAF squadron leader had a distinguished career that took him all over the world.


Battle of Britain commemoration is this weekend

Battle of Britain commemoration is this weekend

Battle of Britain commemoration is this weekend

11 September 2019

The Battle of Britain will be jointly marked by RAF Wittering and the people of Stamford on Sunday (September 15).


RAF Wittering receives bust in memory of Spitfire ace Johnnie Johnson

RAF Wittering receives bust in memory of Spitfire ace Johnnie Johnson

RAF Wittering receives bust in memory of Spitfire ace Johnnie Johnson

10 September 2019

The World War Two pilot was one of Britain's greatest fighter pilots.


Oakham Party in the Park organised by Rutland Lord Lieutenant Dr Sarah Furness brings communities together

Oakham Party in the Park organised by Rutland Lord Lieutenant Dr Sarah Furness brings communities together

Oakham Party in the Park organised by Rutland Lord Lieutenant Dr Sarah Furness brings communities together

09 September 2019

More than 1,000 military and civilians turned up to enjoy the first Party in the Park in Cutts Close, Oakham.


MOST READ

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More