Dates

Date of Formation

24 February 1941
(Closed post-war and then reformed in 1950)

Officers Commanding

1941 Flt Lt T Metcalf RAFVR(T)
1950 Flt Lt S W Taylor RAFVR(T)
Flt Lt S Taylor

1953 Flt Lt W Bowers RAFVR(T)
1962 Flt Lt H F Brundle RAFVR(T)
Flt Lt H F Brundle

1969 Flt Lt P Curran RAFVR(T)
Flt Lt P Curran

1976 Flt Lt J Gray RAFVR(T)
Flt Lt J Gray

1978 Flt Lt F Chapman RAFVR(T)
Flt Lt F Chapman

1988 Flt Lt A Barker RAFVR(T)
Flt Lt A Barker

1993 Flt Lt A Huitson RAFVR(T)
1999 Flt Lt S Masters RAFVR(T)
2000 Flt Lt P Collins RAFVR(T)
Flt Lt P Collins

2015 Sgt (ATC) M Bairnsfather
Sgt (ATC) Matthew Bairnsfather

2015 Flt Lt K Powell RAFVR(T)
Flt Lt Kevin Powell RAFVR(T)

Civilian Committee Chairmen

Alderman F W Bowman JP
Mr W Goddard
Mr E Frowe
Mr K Smith
Ms S Jones
Mr D Jackson
Flt Lt L West RAFVR(T) (Ret’d)
Mr F McSherry
Mrs M Butcher

Notable Awards

1955 Lees Trophy Winners
1967 Lees Trophy Wing Representative
1975 Lees Trophy Wing Representative
1985 Lees Trophy Regional Winner
1987 Lees Trophy Wing Representative