On Thursday, three Avro aircraft flew together over Lincolnshire for probably the last time. The only two air-worthy Lancaster bombers (one from the UK based Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and one from Canada), as well the last flying Vulcan performed various fly-pasts. Read more at BBC News.
Whilst out walking today, I found several of these ‘war grade’ bottle necks and screw-in stoppers. They were on the edge of a ploughed field alongside a public footpath. What does ‘war grade’ refer to? To glass? The stopper, or the contents. I’ve been hammering Google to try to find out. Sadly, I haven’t come […]
Air crew with Lancaster Bomber at RAF East Kirkby.
“Just Jane” Lancaster Bomber at the Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre.
World War II Lancaster Bomber, Battle of Britain/Dambusters aircraft flying at dusk over Lincolnshire. The Avro Lancaster is a British four-engined Second World War heavy bomber designed and built by Avro for the Royal Air Force, introduced in 1942.