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Great Tommy sleep out in aid of RBLI

We decided to take part in the Tommy sleep out to support the veterans that are currently homeless and to raise awareness. Once committed, we decided to extend this to 36 hours living rough as opposed to just one night. […]

Happy 84th Birthday

Station Commander Gp Capt Holland joined the Station Warrant Officer Macdonald in the new Station History Rooms recently as the Station celebrated its 84th Birthday. RAF Honington opened on 3 May 1937 as one of six operational airfields within Bomber […]


Chaplain’s Reflection Amazingly I have been at Honington for a year! I arrived as the first Lockdown was well established, and am now beginning to see glimpses of the ‘old’ Honington with social events being planned and hoped for, people […]


The HIVE Easter Bonnet Competition was a huge success where families collected the activity packs to make their bonnets from the HIVE. The packs were made by the HIVE Information Officer, which was funded by the Community Development Fund. All […]

Tony’s 100 Verses

RAF Honington’s very own poet has recited 100 verses of his personal poetry on what would have been Sir Captain Tom’s 101st Birthday, 30 April 2021. Tony Roe (69) of Rymer Point, Thetford, set himself the challenge after hearing about […]

A voluntary SAR team

WO IAN DANKS AND SEARCH DOG JUNO; A voluntary SAR team Ian Danks is a serving Warrant Officer in Armament Engineering Flight at RAF Honington and has been a member of Norfolk Lowland Search and Rescue (NorLSAR) since 2015. Lowland […]

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