Welford Historical Society
Ridgeway Military & Aviation Research Group Section
Formed in 1991 to collect, record and preserve WW2 history from the area together with other military and aviation matters
Covering Oxfordshire, Berkshire and Wiltshire
Monthly meetings are held on the last Thursday of the month in building 229 at RAF Welford (unless advised otherwise) and are open to members only
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An article from the group's archive:
When the War Came to Faringdon
(published in RMARGazine Number 38 Autumn 2011 Page 8)
(previous articles are listed here)
Grove Airfield book update:
The first part of an updated version (November 2018) is available and can be downloaded here.
Future Thursday meetings:
30th May 2019: Paul Barnet "Light in the Darkest Hour"
27th June 2019: John Bridgeman "The Oxfordshire Hussars"
25th July 2019: B.B.Q.
29th August 2019: David Hands "The Hawker Typhoon"
26th September 2019: Chris Bigg "The Airbus"
31st October 2019: Larkin "RAF Holton: The Apprentices"
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