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Sad news of Trudy Street
I regret to have to inform the membership that we have been notified of the death of Trudy Street - on 12 Sep 2016.  Trudy, the widow of Group Captain Reg Street, was a great friend of the Association...

Started 28th Sep, 2016 at 12:43pm by Grant Grafton
1 465 Last Post 5th Oct, 2016 at 10:21pm
By: Gerry Mickleburgh
Sad News of Eileen Younghusband
Further to an earlier post today.  We now have a link to a BBC website giving a little more detail about the passing of Eileen Younghusband

Started 3rd Sep, 2016 at 5:24pm by Grant Grafton
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By: Grant Grafton
Mick Causton
I have been notified by Jean Causton that her husband, Mick passed away on Wed 27 Jul 2016.  Jean's note said
"He was riding his horse and walking his dogs up until the moment he developed septic...

Started 5th Aug, 2016 at 4:54pm by Grant Grafton
0 610 Last Post 5th Aug, 2016 at 4:54pm
By: Grant Grafton
Pete Saddleton
Mr Richard Saddleton has sent to me the following sad news:
'Sadly my father Peter Saddleton passed away at home last Monday 18th April (aged 82).  He had been unwell for the last year and par...
Though we ne

Started 24th Apr, 2016 at 7:06pm by Stuart McCullouch
0 764 Last Post 24th Apr, 2016 at 7:06pm
By: Stuart McCullouch
Barrie Palmer
Veronnica Palmer has emailed to say that Barrie died suddenly on 19 January 2016. Details of funeral arrangements from : Chapman Funeral Services, Lynn Road Swaffham. PE37 7AY. Tel. 01760 721 305

Started 28th Jan, 2016 at 9:14am by Stuart McCullouch
4 1,346 Last Post 5th Feb, 2016 at 3:54pm
By: Kevin Pellatt
Tom Silk
Received today from Tom's son Ian:
Sqn Ldr 'Tom' Silk qualified for his 'New Wings' peacefully on 15 January 2016, following a Stroke in November 2015 Cremation at Woodlands Crematorium Scarborou...

Started 19th Jan, 2016 at 11:26am by Stuart McCullouch
10 2,239 Last Post 28th Jan, 2016 at 9:34am
By: Stuart McCullouch
Barbara Saks
Sadly we have just been informed that 98 year old Barbara Saks (nee Brown), a WAAF plotter at RAF Kirton-in-Lindsey during the Battle of Britain and Honorary Member of our Association, passed away on ...

Started 14th Jan, 2016 at 9:48am by Nick Loveday
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1 826 Last Post 14th Jan, 2016 at 10:03am
By: Dave Lowry
Dave Kilgore
The sad news of Dave's death has reached me.  Dave had an accident 17 weeks ago and recently contracted pneumonia which claimed his life last Wednesday.  The funeral, I understand, is likely to take p...

Started 6th Nov, 2015 at 10:15am by Stuart McCullouch
2 1,316 Last Post 11th Nov, 2015 at 8:26am
By: Jan Cobb
Toby Forrow
I am very sad to report that Gerry Dinmore has received an email from Jill Forrow to say that Toby died in his sleep last night. Gerry will let me know if/when he receives any further details and I wi...

Started 28th Oct, 2015 at 12:23pm by Mike Clarke
8 2,995 Last Post 4th Nov, 2015 at 1:44pm
By: Stuart McCullouch
Norman Greenhalgh
Norman was a member of the FCA until July 2007.  I have been informed that sadly he died at the beginning of October having survived his wife by only a short period.
Our condolences go to his fam...

Started 3rd Nov, 2015 at 7:17pm by Stuart McCullouch
0 745 Last Post 3rd Nov, 2015 at 7:17pm
By: Stuart McCullouch
Death of Fred Belsham
The following is an extract from an e-mail that has just been received by one of our members:
'It is with regret that I have to inform you that my father, Frederick Belsham has just died at the a...

Started 18th May, 2015 at 3:48pm by Dave Lowry
0 766 Last Post 18th May, 2015 at 3:48pm
By: Dave Lowry
Death of Gerry Newton
I heard the very sad news from Nick Gadd this morning that Gerry Newton had died, yesterday, Sunday 22 March 2015. Naturally, we have no details of arrangements etc., as yet, but will promulgate them ...

Started 23rd Mar, 2015 at 3:49pm by Dave Lowry
7 2,666 Last Post 5th Apr, 2015 at 5:47pm
By: Sue Cobb
John (Alan) Wood
It is with sadness that I have to announce the death last month of one of our members, John (Alan) Wood. The Telegraph notice reads:
    JOHN ALAN died peacefully at home on 22nd ...

Started 2nd Mar, 2015 at 9:24am by Jan Cobb
0 1,807 Last Post 2nd Mar, 2015 at 9:24am
By: Jan Cobb
Maria Hart
I am sad to report the news that Maria Hart died peacefully in her sleep on the 8th December.  She was 98 years old
Maria was an honorary member and one of the diminishing band of our Battle of B...

Started 9th Dec, 2014 at 1:34pm by Tim Willbond
2 2,131 Last Post 9th Dec, 2014 at 6:30pm
By: Stuart McCullouch
Wing Commander Allan Owen Connarty
It is with very deep sorrow that we pass on to members and non-members far and wide the sad news, news that had evaded us for 10 months, that Allan passed away on 19 December 2013. The funeral, it has...

Started 16th Oct, 2014 at 7:57pm by Jan Cobb
7 5,000 Last Post 3rd Nov, 2014 at 7:24pm
By: Alec Trevett
Jeanie Greenhalgh
I have just picked up on an announcement in the Daily Telegraph that read:
    Greenhalgh, Jeanie
    Beloved wife of Norman died peacefully August 22nd. Funeral Service at St. Mary's Chur...

While Norman

Started 29th Aug, 2014 at 8:32pm by Jan Cobb
0 1,153 Last Post 29th Aug, 2014 at 8:32pm
By: Jan Cobb
The Passing of Flight Lieutenant Des Farthing
I am afraid that I have to report that the Association has this afternoon been contacted by Stephen Farthing, Des Farthing's son, who has told us that Des passed away last Saturday. While Des was n...

Started 6th Jun, 2014 at 5:55pm by Jan Cobb
5 4,615 Last Post 13th Jun, 2014 at 8:27am
By: Jan Cobb
Roy Bullers
It is with great sadness that I must inform you that I  have just learned that Roy Bullers passed away in hospital last week.  He was only talking to the Museum Manager a week ago and while Roy has no...

Started 26th Jan, 2014 at 2:20pm by Kevin Pellatt
13 11,089 Last Post 13th Feb, 2014 at 1:03pm
By: Stuart McCullouch
Flt Lt (Retd) Simon 'Bean' Broadway
I am very sad to report that Flt Lt (Retd) Simon 'Bean' Broadway died suddenly this morning.
Whilst not appropriate to be discussing the circumstances so soon after the news, I am glad to say th...

Started 28th Jan, 2014 at 5:14pm by Nick Loveday
5 5,235 Last Post 12th Feb, 2014 at 5:07pm
By: Nick Loveday
Announcement of the Death of W.O. Cyril (Slim) Walmsley.MBE
I have received the following e-mail from Alan Shield:
    "I have been informed by the son of Mr Cyril(Slim) Walmsley MBE that he passed away at 11.00 hrs this morning the 2 June 2013.

It was an Honour to serve with this gentle

Started 11th Jun, 2013 at 2:38pm by Dave Lowry
0 1,675 Last Post 11th Jun, 2013 at 2:38pm
By: Dave Lowry
Sheila Bullers
It is with the utmost sorrow that I must pass on the terribly sad news that Sheila Bullers passed away this morning.
Information relating to the funeral will be posted here in due course, althoug...

Started 6th Feb, 2013 at 3:22pm by Jan Cobb
8 5,624 Last Post 13th Feb, 2013 at 11:21am
By: Kevin Pellatt
Don Anderson - Update: Funeral and Farewell Gathering
I am sorry to announce that Don Anderson died on Friday. He succumbed to prostate cancer after a stoic defence. He will be buried on Eigg, alongside the rest of the Anderson clan. Please toast him wit...

Started 19th Sep, 2012 at 9:37pm by David White
5 5,909 Last Post 6th Feb, 2013 at 6:45pm
By: Alec Trevett
Death of Flt Lt John (Johnnie) Downs
I have this evening received the following announcement from John Meader:
    Johnnie Downs (Flt Lt) died peacefully - aged 81 - on 7 January 2013, after 2 years of illness. Johnnie left the Royal...

Started 13th Jan, 2013 at 8:14pm by Jan Cobb
2 2,476 Last Post 20th Jan, 2013 at 3:00pm
By: Jan Cobb
Group Captain R J F "Dickie" Dickinson AFC RAF (Retd)
The RAF Air Defence Radar Museum has posted the following message on Facebook:
    "We are saddened to hear of the passing of Gp Capt RJF Dickinson AFC. “Dickie” is seen here arriving outside SHQ ...


Started 18th Jan, 2013 at 8:37pm by Jan Cobb
1 3,446 Last Post 18th Jan, 2013 at 10:40pm
By: Jan Cobb
Air Commodore Chris Bruce
Those of you who knew Air Commodore Chris Bruce, an ex RAF Boulmer Station Commander, will be saddened to hear that he passed away on 27 December 2012. He was a charming man who I also knew as the Dep...

Started 31st Dec, 2012 at 12:22pm by Brian Rogers
2 4,151 Last Post 3rd Jan, 2013 at 3:15pm
By: Jan Cobb
New Year Honours List 2013 - Rod Boundy OBE
It's good to see Rod's name in the New Year Honours List - awarded an OBE; see The New Year Honours List 2013.

Started 29th Dec, 2012 at 1:01am by Jan Cobb
0 2,266 Last Post 29th Dec, 2012 at 1:01am
By: Jan Cobb
Air Commodore Al Knox
It was with deep sadness that I read today that Alistair Knox had passed peacefully away on Friday, 23 November 2012 - aged 73. The announcement, in the Telegraph, is here.
All enquiries to F J L...

Started 27th Nov, 2012 at 3:15pm by Jan Cobb
7 9,969 Last Post 24th Dec, 2012 at 12:59pm
By: Martin Blunkell
Seeking Geoff Craddock
Hello all, does anyone out there have contact details for Geoff Craddock?  I would be most grateful to receive same.

Started 17th Dec, 2012 at 11:43am by Tony Pleasant
1 2,060 Last Post 19th Dec, 2012 at 10:30am
By: Tony Pleasant
Sad passing of Colin Latham
I have just learned, via the DEHS, of the death of Colin Latham whom many of you may know. Friend of the ADRM and long-time figure in the world of Radar, Colin served in the RAF as a Radar Instructor ...

Started 5th Dec, 2012 at 12:41pm by Chris Morshead
0 3,699 Last Post 5th Dec, 2012 at 12:41pm
By: Chris Morshead
Colleen Haig
The sad news has been passed to me by Norman Reeve that Colleen, wife of Tom Haig, died on Tuesday, 6 November. The following announcement has been made today in The Telegraph:
    [b]Colleen belo...

Started 9th Nov, 2012 at 5:53pm by Jan Cobb
1 3,299 Last Post 20th Nov, 2012 at 4:48pm
By: Tony Pleasant
Chris Crane (RAF Retd and Pub Landlord Extraordinaire)
It is with extremely deep regret that I must pass on the terribly sad news that Chris Crane, who had apparently been ill for some months, died yesterday. Members who attended the Spring Reunion at Dux...

Started 31st Oct, 2012 at 10:40am by Jan Cobb
14 30,894 Last Post 7th Nov, 2012 at 10:24pm
By: Jan Cobb
Air Commodore Peter Chislett
It is with great regret that I have been asked by the family to notify the death, on Friday 3rd September, of Peter Chislett after a long illness.  Peter was, I believe, the first Fighter Controller t...

Started 5th Sep, 2012 at 11:03am by John Stocker
0 18,150 Last Post 5th Sep, 2012 at 11:03am
By: John Stocker
Mrs Hazel Gregory
Mrs Hazel Gregory sadly died on August 16th.  Hazel was a Plotter at Headquarters 11 Group at RAF Uxbridge during the Battle of Britain. She served at HQ 11 Group for the whole period of the Battle an...

Started 22nd Aug, 2012 at 10:25am by Nick Loveday
0 4,208 Last Post 22nd Aug, 2012 at 10:25am
By: Nick Loveday
Dedication of the plaque to Maggie Pleasant
May I offer my sincere thanks to all who contributed to Maggie's plaque which was dedicated at The NMA on 15th June and especially to those who were able to attend.  My first visit to the NMA but I wi...

Started 16th Jun, 2012 at 1:33pm by Tony Pleasant
0 1,641 Last Post 16th Jun, 2012 at 1:33pm
By: Tony Pleasant
Wing Commander Ronald George 'Ron' Sparkes MBE DFC RAF (Retd)
I received this email from Geoff Bibby a day or so ago:
I have just had a letter from Eileen Sparkes to say her husband, Ron, died on the 2 January, probably in
Darlington Hospital. Ron w...

There is also an announcement in [url=http

Started 26th Jan, 2012 at 10:01am by Jan Cobb
1 10,066 Last Post 29th Jan, 2012 at 5:39pm
By: Mike Good
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