Tangmere – An Authorised History

January, 2015

The Museum’s Trust Council has agreed that with the re-opening of the Museum on 1 February 2015, the sale price of the book ‘TANGMERE – FAMOUS ROYAL AIR FORCE FIGHTER STATION’ is to be reduced from £25 to £15.  Books sold in the shop will be signed copies by the co-authors Reginald Byron, the Museum’s Archivist and its Curator David Coxon.  Copies can also be purchased by post at a cost of £20 (£15 plus £5 p&p)  Please click HERE for full details

The book was favourably reviewed by Aeroplane Magazine in April 2014:

“The sleeve note of this book states that it is the first full history of Tangmere, to which one might add, “About time too”.” 

“The two authors are to be congratulated on a fine coverage.”

Talks by Tangmere

The Museum is pleased to be 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.

The presentations are usually given as an audio/visual presentation using the Museum's equipment. Our presentations can be tailored to suit audiences ranging from specialist societies to community based groups and range in length from 40 to 90 minutes depending on the subject matter.

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 or by letter marked for the attention of the Director.