Spitfire Tablecloth


Spitfire Tablecloth …… In the ROC building, we have a tablecloth raffled in 1940 as part of the ‘Spitfire Appeal’.  This tablecloth would have been signed by members of the Observer Corps who were on duty at the Oxford Centre,…

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A Moment in Time


Observer Captain John Murphy BA ….. A Moment in Time I first met John Murphy soon after I joined the Royal Observer Corps in 1965. He was a full time observer officer stationed at Preston. He had previously been in…

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Following on from Nature Along the Adair Walk


Following on from Nature Along the Adair Walk …… Following on from the Rex Hancy article about Nature along the Adair Walk I thought I would add a note or two about the owners of the Willow Bat trees and…

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