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Taste of Tangmere

March, 2010

The Museum’s annual Open Day, this year entitled Taste of Tangmere, will be on Sunday March 14th. For this day only entry will be charged at £1 per head, with under 5s admitted free. Please note that children under sixteen must be accompanied by an adult. Doors open at 10am and close at 5.30pm. Car parking, which will be on the airfield, is free.

This special day is held to provide an opportunity for people to come along and get a taste of the many delights that are on display here. Among the new features for 2010 are:

  • A new Bomber Command exhibit
  • New touch-screen displays
  • A refurbished ‘Nicholson’ exhibit
  • A revised RAF Tangmere exhibit
  • More display boards

Museum President Duncan Simpson, famous as a past Hawker Chief Test Pilot, will also be in attendance.

The Museum’s new cafeteria, THE NAAFI, will be offering full café facilities and provides both indoor and outdoor seating. The Museum also has Disabled facilities.

The 2009 Open Day attracted over 800 people on the day, and like last year everyone will be welcome at this year’s event.

Do come and join us on the day!
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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 director@tangmere-museum.org.uk or by letter marked for the attention of the Director.

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