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Christmas closing at the Memorial

The Battle of Britain Memorial Trust is looking forward to an amazing 2015, with the opening of The Scramble Experience and the Geoffrey Page Centre in March and commemorations around the 75th anniversary in the summer. In the meantime the … Continue reading

Great news – £250,000 Treasury donation boosts Wing Appeal

The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement contained some fantastic news for the Battle of Britain Memorial Trust – a £250,000 donation towards the capital costs of The Wing. The Trust, which is set to open the stunning new visitor and education centre … Continue reading

Latest pictures from The Wing – November 2014

Progress on our fantastic new visitor and education centre has been swift – as the picture below shows. We are now looking forward to opening the site to the public early in the spring and are making good progress on … Continue reading

“Rivet counters start here!”

This website is designed for the average visitor to the National Memorial to the Few and tries not to get too technical or stray too far away from the site itself and the events that happen here. As a new … Continue reading

Christmas present ideas from the Trust

Stuck for a Christmas present idea? You really don’t need to be if the person in your life is interested in the Battle of Britain. Our shop at Capel-le-Ferne has some unique signed books, prints, stamp sets and other items … Continue reading

IMPORTANT – site closed this Wednesday

Please be aware that the car park, shop and cafe at the National Memorial to the Few will be CLOSED tomorrow (Wednesday 19 November) as there will be roadworks outside the site all day. The site is currently in winter … Continue reading

Be the first to try The Scramble Experience!

The software developers who are creating The Scramble Experience – the high-tech visitor centre that will take up half of the new Wing Building when it opens next year – are getting close to finishing their work. What they need … Continue reading

Job Opportunity – work with the Trust at Capel-le-Ferne

Assistant Site Manager Vacancy The Battle of Britain Memorial Trust is about to open a new visitor and education centre, The Wing, at the National Memorial to the Few at Capel-le-Ferne. It will feature the new Scramble Experience. With such … Continue reading

New edition of “Men of the Battle of Britain” to be published next year

A new edition of Men of the Battle of Britain by Kenneth G Wynn is to appear on 30 June 2015, published by Frontline Books in association with the Battle of Britain Memorial Trust. The Trust acquired all rights to … Continue reading

See and hear the Few in our Memorial Day video

The Trust always releases a new video for the big screen on Memorial Day – and 2014 was no exception. If you missed it – and we know many of our friends live too far away to get to our … Continue reading