100 years of flying history

A century ago Number 1 Fighter Squadron was formed and for more than 40 years it was based at RAF Wittering near Peterborough.

Squadron centenary

A collection of RAF memorabilia has been put together at RAF Wittering to mark centenary of the world's oldest flying military squadron.

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Afghan troops to march in Stamford

Members of the RAF Regiment have returned from Helmand Province
Members of the RAF Regiment have returned from a tour of Helmand Province Credit: ITV News

Members of the RAF Regiment will march through Stamford near Peterborough today to mark their return from Afghanistan.

Three Squadron is based at nearby RAF Wittering. The squadron has spent six months defending the British base at Camp Bastion.

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