Our Talks for 2022

All meetings start at 7:30pm on the 4th Wednesday of month
Easton Village Hall
9 Marlingford Road
Easton NR9 5AD

Please note change of Venue
Talks are free for members,
£5 for non-members.

24th August 2022

60 Years of Flying

Presented by

Derek Jones

RAF retired

Sit back and enjoy!

27th July 2022


A 36 year Career as a Pilot in the Army Air Corps

Presented by

John Blyth

Not one to be missed!

22nd June 2022

 The Falklands War

Presented by

Stuart Blackburn

A popular speaker!

25th May 2022

The History of RAF Coltishall

Presented by

Paul Hendley

Trustee of the RAF Station Coltishall Heritage Trust

Talks Earlier this Year

27th April 2022

The Way we Were

Presented by

Brian Hedge

A nostalgic trip back in time from the cradle to the grave.

This is an Audio Visual Presentation, shown on a large screen, using the latest digital technology.

A presentation from an excellent speaker!

23rd March 2022

The Aviation Heritage Group and various ‘Digs’

Presented by

Trevor Hewitt

of the Aviation Heritage Group at Frettenham

One not to miss!

23rd February 2022


The Start-up and Running of the North Norfolk Railway

Presented by

Trevor Eady


Former General Manager of the North Norfolk Railway

We really look forward to this very interesting talk!

19th January 2022

The Battle of Britain

Presented by

John Vasco

Aviation Historian


Talks from Previous Years

15th December 2021

Recovery of Crashed Aircraft from 1946 

Presented by

Trevor Hewitt


New Farm Aviation Heritage Collection at Frettenham

17th November 2021

The Arctic Air Bases

Presented by

John Blakeley

Retired RAF Senior Engineering Officer

and group Vice President

20th October 2021

The Wind Beneath my Wings

Presented by

Martin Bowman

Renowned Aviation and Military Author and Aircraft Photographer

15th September 2021

Where are we?


Presented by

John Blakeley

Retired RAF Senior Engineering Officer

and group Vice President

19th August 2021

Norfolk VCs in Aviation

Presented by

Steve Snelling

Local writer, freelance journalist and historian.

15th July 2021


Javelins in the Far East

Presented by

Ian Moir


17th June 2021


Military Quiz

Presented by

John Blakeley

Retired RAF Senior Engineering Officer

20th May 2021


Developments at East Anglian Air Ambulance

Presented by 

Patrick Peal, EAAA CEO

15th April 2021


The Air War over Vietnam

Presented by

Mike Pugh-Davies

A popular speaker at our meetings

18th March 2021

Griffons, Merlins and Spitfires

Presented by

Kevin Patience

Followed by a brief AGM

18th February 2021

82nd Squadron Blenheim raid on Aalberg May 1940
from RAF Watton

Presented by

John ‘Smudge’ Smith

Aircraft Restoration Company, Duxford

21st January 2021



From Kitty Hawk to Cape Canaveral

– the Miracle of Powered Flight

Presented by

Tony Davies

Wing Commander (Retd)

17th December 2020

The Mull of Kintyre Chinook Tragedy

Presented by John Blakeley

Retired RAF Senior Engineering Officer

19th November 2020

Photo by Ian Ward

RAF Marham Today

Presented by Mo Howard

Station Engagement Officer

15th October 2020

The History of RAE Bedford

Presented by Barry Tomlinson

17th September 2020

The Air War over Korea

An illustrated presentation by Mike Pugh-Davis,

a well known speaker at our meetings.