Blue Light Weekend 10th & 11th August 2024

Exciting News: RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Returns to Withernsea!

Attention, aviation enthusiasts and thrill-seekers! The organizers of the Blue Light Weekend are thrilled to announce an exhilarating addition to this year’s event: the return of the RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight to the skies above Withernsea.

But wait, there’s more! This year, we’re not just treating you to a stunning flypast. Oh no, we’ve gone above and beyond to secure something truly special: a thrilling tailchase display featuring two of the most historic aircraft, engaged in a heart-pounding aerial duel high above our picturesque promenade.

Mark your calendars for Sunday, August 11th, and set your watches for precisely 15:00 hours. We request the pleasure of your company as we gather together to witness this unforgettable spectacle. So, be sure to assemble with your friends, family, and fellow aviation enthusiasts, and prepare to Look Up as history takes flight before your very eyes.

The RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight holds a special place in the hearts of aviation enthusiasts and history buffs alike. Their iconic aircraft, meticulously maintained and expertly piloted, serve as a poignant reminder of the bravery and sacrifice of those who fought in the skies above Britain during World War II.

And now, thanks to the generosity and support of the RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, we have the privilege of experiencing their awe-inspiring display once again. It’s a testament to their dedication to preserving our aviation heritage and inspiring future generations of pilots and aviation enthusiasts.

But the excitement doesn’t end there. In addition to the breathtaking aerial display, the Blue Light Weekend promises a weekend filled with entertainment, activities, and camaraderie for the whole family to enjoy. From live music and delicious food to funfair rides and community stalls, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

So, join us as we come together to celebrate our shared love of aviation, honor our military history, and create new memories that will last a lifetime. Together, let’s make this year’s Blue Light Weekend an event to remember.

Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness history in the making. See you there!
Blue Light Weekend 10th & 11th August 2024