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Christmas Truce Football Match Wittering View Online

Christmas Truce Football Match

Along the Western Front on Christmas Day 1914 soldiers from Britain and Germany downed their weapons and competed in a Christmas Truce Football Match, a game that according to reports finished 3-2 to Germany. Fast forward 100 years, change the […]

3 Sqn RAF Regiment Wittering View Online

3 Sqn RAF Regiment

In the lead up to disbandment in April 2015, 3 Squadron RAF Regiment has been proactively ensuring that all of its gunners depart the Squadron this year appropriately qualified to undertake their next roles throughout the RAF FP Force. November […]

RAF Wittering Returns to Flying Wittering View Online

RAF Wittering Returns to Flying

The arrival of six Grob Tutor aircraft in February marked the historical moment that RAF Wittering returned to full-time flying. The aircraft, the first to be permanently based at the Station since the retirement of the Harrier in December 2010, […]

Fit to fly Wittering View Online

Fit to Fly

Acting Pilot Officer Mike Reeve reports on the annual CUAS training camp. Thirty-five members of Cambridge University Air Squadron (CUAS) took part in their annual Pre Deployment Leadership Training Camp (PDLT). The purpose of this Camp is to gain currencies […]

Charit Sleep Out Wittering View Online

Charity Sleep Out

Wittering’s 3 Mobile Catering (MC) Squadron fed 850 people with a hot meal and a breakfast butty at the Centrepoint’s annual Sleep Out. The Squadron has supported the charity’s Sleep Out in London for the last four years. The aim […]

Wittering Running Success Wittering View Magazine

Wittering Running Success

The Station’s running club has scooped a host of titles this season. SAC Eddy Hewitt reports. RAF Wittering has had a fantastic season in the athletics calendar, both for individuals and the team events. It has seen us win the […]

Visit of HRH the Countess Of Wessex Wittering View Magazine

Visit of HRH the Countess Of Wessex

Her Royal Highness, Sophie, the Countess of Wessex made her annual visit to RAF Wittering in her role as the Station’s Honorary Air Commodore. Pupils from Wittering Primary School greeted the Countess outside the Officers’ Mess, before she presented citations […]

Wittering Awarded Stainforth Trophy Wittering View

Wittering Awarded Stainforth Trophy

RAF Wittering has won the highly coveted Stainforth Trophy in recognition of its outstanding contribution. The trophy, awarded annually to the Station that has delivered the most effective and efficient overall performance in the preceding year, was presented to Gp […]

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