Back on the boardwalk


Back on the boardwalk …….. There is still time to vote for the repair of the Adair Walk at the museum. As you probably know this has been mostly closed for several months now, and although we have managed to…

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Farewell BAPC


Farewell BAPC …….. The museum has been a member of the British Aviation Preservation Council for a great many years, but no longer. This isn’t quite as drastic as it sounds though. The BAPC reached its 50th birthday on Saturday…

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Refurbishment of Adair Walk


Refurbishment of Adair Walk …….. As many of you will have already read much of the Adair Walk has been closed since early summer due to weather damage rendering it unsafe. Sadly whilst we have been able to repair part…

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Children’s University Accreditation


Children’s University Accreditation …………….   The museum has just become accredited by the Children’s University of Norfolk as a provider of educational experiences. We have two programmes that have been accredited, the Junior Engineering Day and the Scout Air Activities days….

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Hunter Mobile Fire Control Radar


Hunter Mobile Fire Control Radar ………. Two members of the museum travelled down to visit BAE Systems at Great Baddow near Chelmsford (ex Marconi) on Tuesday 5th September to view a Hunter Mobile Fire Control Radar that we have been…

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NASAM Junior Engineering Day


Junior Engineering Day ……………… Coming soon will be our first Junior Engineering day, this will be held on Tuesday 24th October. Participants will be able to choose between riveting and metal preparation, making their own bird box from scratch, building…

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