Brunswick in the Blitz - 19th & 20th August 17 (19th)
New two day event for me in Brunswick Park, Wood Green Road,Wednesbury, West Midlands WS10 9QR. lots going on; Military & Home front Displays, 1940s stalls, Period Music, etc. so why not give it a go.Twinwood Festival 26th - 28th August 2017 (26th)
Three days of great 40s swing and R & B music set in the old airfield that Glenn Miller flew from in WW2. David and his team have kept the old buildings to give a great setting for this festival with 80 plus traders selling related items. If you have not booked for the 3 days already then day tickets are available but they go fast. Contact Alice on 01923 282725 or go to www.twinwoodfestival.com.
Duxford - Autumn Air Show - 23rd & 24th Sept 17 (23rd)
Two day Battle of Britain air show on the Saturday & Sunday with a good showing of WW2 planes and renovated USAAF museum. I'm normally opposite the flight simulator in section B in front of the control tower. Will be taking a good offering of replica USAAF flight clothing, A2 Leather jackets and embroidered clothing. Contact the Imperial War Museum Duxford for ticket prices and show information - you have to pre-book your tickets now. www.iwm.org.uk
Pickering War Weekend - 13th to 15th October (13th)
Long standing three day 1940s event centred on Pickering N.Yorks which attracts several hundred re-enactors and thousands of the public. Both SEAL Military and Foxy-Forties Vintage Hats will be trading in the Memorial Hall (opp Beck Isle Museum) we are on the first floor in the Beckett Room. To find us - go to the bottom of the High St - straight up 50 yds & over the hump back bridge - and we are immediately on the left.
Exmil - 5th Nov 2017 (5th)
Good one day indoor military show located at Newark County Showground with over 60 traders. Open from 09.00 am - 16:00 on Sunday. Postcode for showground is NG24 2NY. Further details on Link to Exmil web site on Resources page.