Battle of Britain 78th Anniversary

On September 15th, the Hornchurch Aerodrome Historical Trust organised an open day at the ATC Centre on Wood Lane, Elm Park. Not only was it to remember the Battle of Britain but also to show off the new RAF Hornchurch Heritage Centre in Sutton’s House. Several groups were there displaying memorabilia from both the first Read More

Hornchurch County Park 2017

Hornchurch County Park Fair The 10th Essex once again had a area set aside at the Hornchurch County Park Fair run by the Ingrebourne Wildlife Trust. The site is a former RAF Hornchurch base and was used during the First and Second World Wars. Squadrons of Spitfires based here played an important role protecting London Read More

Hornchurch Aerodrome 3rd Sept 2016

Ingerbourne Valley Open Day We were invited to attended the Friends of Ingerbourne Valley annual open day on the 3rd September 2016. On display was our Neuiport Biplane to commemorate 100 years ago to the day when William Leefe Robinson shot down a German Airship. He still holds the record for the fastest Victoria Cross Read More