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Famous Aviation Artist’s Visit

November, 2007

The Museum recently had a visit from one of Britain’s leading aviation artists; Michael Turner. Michael was at the Museum to collect his two paintings recently exhibited at our successful Aviation Art Exhibition held during August.

One the paintings Michael submitted was of the Hawker Hunter prototype WB 188, later painted red and converted to the record breaking Mk F3 flown by our late Honorary President Neville Duke.

Michael is seen here at the Museum with his painting of the prototype Hunter standing in front of the record breaking WB 188.

Talks by Tangmere

The Museum is able to offer speakers to interested groups or societies on a range of subjects connected with the history of operations at RAF Tangmere and other military aviation subjects.

Further details of the full range of presentations and the availability of speakers can be obtained by calling the museum on 01243 790090, by emailing your interest to director@tangmere-museum.org.uk or by letter marked for the attention of the Director.

Museum Development

The Museum car park has been enlarged and re-laid and audio guides provided with the assistance of LEADER – the European Agricultural Fund for Redevelopment.

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