Tag Archives: Rolls Royce Merlin

Battle of Britain fly past planned for Kenley airfield

Kenley’s Battle of Britain heritage is to receive a double tribute this Sunday, with two World War II fighter planes – a Spitfire and a Hurricane – due to perform a fly past over the old airfield. The fly past … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, History, Kenley | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

War-time Spitfire to pay tribute to Kenley airfield

The people of Kenley and surrounding neighbourhoods will have a treat around 3.30pm today, when a World War II Spitfire does a fly past over the former RAF base. From 1940, this part of London was the frontline in the … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, History, Kenley | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment