Royal Air Forces Association

Official site of the Royal Air Forces Association (RAF Association, RAFA). We are the leading membership organisation and charity providing welfare support for ...

Link: rafa.org.uk

  • The prospect of Spits and Messerschmitts tussling over Malta - what's not to like?

    RAF Association supports new war film - RAF Association

    rafa.org.uk 06 Oct '17, 5pm

    We are announcing our support for a new war film, The Burning Sky. The Association will support the film’s aims to achieve historical and technical accuracy and we are keen for members of the Association and the public to get involved in the process. Set predominantly in Malta in 1942...

  • Bertie the Befriender Bear - RAF Association

    rafa.org.uk 06 Jan '18, 9am

    Bertie is a bear who loves travelling. He has unlimited access to adventures and reports back on his experiences in this blog, aiming to help “break the ice” in developing friendship and companionship through the RAF Association friends and family ‘Befriending Service’. Bertie the Bea...

  • RAF Association Video

    rafa.org.uk 21 May '17, 3pm

    The charity that supports the RAF family The RAF Association is the charity that actively looks after the welfare of the RAF family, giving help in times of need to everyone who serves in the RAF, and their dependants, past and present, now and always. With thanks to all our volunteer...

  • We've been supporting the #RAFfamily for nearly 10 decades. See our history here:

    The history of the RAF Association

    rafa.org.uk 20 May '17, 2pm

    How it all began – a brief history of the RAF Association In 1929, in the Sergeants’ Mess at RAF Andover, three men named Vernon Goodhand, Joe Pearce and Warrant Officer Bartlett met to discuss the formation of a single organisation dedicated to the welfare of serving and ex-serving R...

  • Volunteer for the RAF Association

    rafa.org.uk 06 May '17, 9am

    Volunteer for the RAF Association Will you help us make a difference? Volunteering for the Association is great way of developing your skills and meeting new people, at the same time as supporting RAF veterans or serving personnel in your local community who need our help. Volunteers ...

  • Air Cadet Flying scholarships

    rafa.org.uk 07 Oct '16, 8pm

    For over 10 years, the RAF Association has been running its Flying Scholarship programme for the Air Cadet Organisation (ACO) and the Girls Venture Corps Air Cadets (GVCAC). In 2016, we opened up the scheme to include members of the Air Scouts/ Air Explorer Scouts. The Flying Scholars...

  • Ex RAF serviceman passes away with no family or friends to attend his funeral

    rafa.org.uk 08 Jan '15, 4pm

    Ex RAF serviceman passes away with no family or friends to attend his funeral 08th January 2015 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing away of another RAF veteran with no family or friends to attend his funeral. Mr Keith Ingham Nutbrown, aged 83, passed away in his care...

  • Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend - RAF Association

    rafa.org.uk 01 Jan '17, 4pm

    Edinburgh Marathon Festival 5K – Saturday 27 May 2017 11am The EMF 5K is a great start to your running journey and a chance to be part of the biggest running festival in Scotland Edinburgh Marathon Festival 10K – Saturday 27 May 2017 9am The EMF 10K is an increasingly popular race dis...


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