Tour Dates: 25/27 May 2018

Price Per Person: TBC 

Hotel: Historic Pettwood Hotel, Woodhall SPA (HB)  
Whats included? 
. Coach pick up from London Victoria 
. Evening Dinner with wine & historic lecture 
. Two nights accomodation at the Petwood Hotel
. Entrance to Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre, East Kirkby
.  Entrance to the Yorkshire Air Museum
. Luxury Coach for the days throughout  
. Tour led by guide Clive Harris & author Alan Barker 
 

 

Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Meet in Victoria and after a visit to the Bomber Command Memorial in Green Park We then transfer to Lincolnshire and a visit to the Battle of Britian Memorial Flight at nearby RAF Coningsby. Following the tour it is only a short ride to our hotel in Woodhall Spa. Settle in. 
PM. Supper followed by talk in Conference Room on Bomber Command 1939-45. 
  

Day 2

After a full buffet breakfast we make a visit to East Kirkby where 'Just Jane' is scheduled to be making taxi-runs, after time to explore the museum and fascinating finds of the Lincolnshire Aircraft Recovery Group we visit a number of ex-bomber bases in the area including RAF Metheringham before returning to our hotel. Supper is followed by a presentation on the German Nightfighter force and its impact on Bomber Command. 

Day 3

After checking out from our hotel we head north to the newly opened International Bomber Command Centre, Canwick Hall before making our way to the Yorkshire Aviation Museum to see the Halifax Friday 13th. A number of other Bomber Command sites are visited before the group disperses at either York Railway Station (itself heavily bombed during the war) or return to London for an evening drop off by the coach