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MY FIRST EXPERIENCE OF REPRESENTING THE ROYAL AIR FORCE AT ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW  I work in Personnel Support at RAF Marham and one of the reasons I joined up was with the aim to compete Miller for the Royal […]

SSAFA Awards Ceremony

SSAFA saw reason for celebration with an awards ceremony recognising long service for committee members and Community Volunteers (CV). FS Ridgway, Sgt Thompson and Cpl Felton each received 10-year Long Service Awards and Mrs O’Brien was presented with a 5-year […]

Memorial Service for Squadron Commander Edwin Harris Dunning

Royal Navy personnel from the RAF Marham Met Office attended a memorial service in August to commemorate the death of Squadron Commander Edwin Harris Dunning DSC RNAS.  Sqn Cdr Dunning performed the first ever landing of an aircraft, a Sopwith […]

RAF Marham Recieves Top Award Marham Matters Online

RAF Marham Recieves Top Award

Congratulations to Marham! The RAF’s Stainforth Trophy was presented to Station Commander Air Commodore Harvey Smyth by Air Marshal Greg Bagwell in recognition of the station’s outstanding contribution to air power. The title is awarded annually and competition is very […]

RAF Marham Honoured as Station of the Year by Military Charity Marham Matters Online

RAF Marham Honoured as Station of the Year by Military Charity

Representatives from RAF Marham picked up the coveted Wilkinson Sword last night after winning Station of the Year at the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund Awards for their extraordinary fundraising efforts. The sword was presented by Chief of the Air […]

12(B) Sqn Celebrate their 100th Birthday Marham Matters Online

12(B) Sqn Celebrate their 100th Birthday

On the 14th of February 2015, 12 (Bomber) Squadron celebrated its 100th anniversary and so current squadron members of all ranks celebrated this illustrious event with a dinner hosted in the Officers’ Mess. Guests included the Station Commander and Guest […]

Battle of Britain Veteran Remembered Marham Matters Mag

Battle of Britain Veteran Remembered

Royal Air Force Marham paid tribute to a Battle of Britain veteran ‘Wing Commander Tony Whitehouse’ on Friday 16th January 2015 at a Memorial Service in St Margaret’s Church. The service was attended by members of his family, friends, former […]

WWI Memorial Dunham Marham Matters Mag

WWI Memorial in Little Dunham Village

The former WWI airfield located near the village of Little Dunham was officially known as Sporle Landing Ground. It was one mile south of Little Dunham railway station and within the current parish of Little Dunham. It was used by […]

Rememberance Parade

Remembrance Parades

Last month saw RAF Marham supporting 17 Remembrance Parades  around the County. As well as supporting the main County event in Norwich; Marham personnel attended wreath laying ceremonies, parades and services in villages and towns across Norfolk. Personnel from RAF […]

World War One Remembered

World War One Remembered

Hundreds of people are crowded together underneath the high stone archways. Gentle jostling takes place as people search for a better view while waiting for the start of the ceremony. We can hear the quiet whispers of at least six […]

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