December 2018

National Lottery ‘#Thanks to You Day’

‘Thanks to You’ Thursday 6 December 2018 Bawdsey Radar Transmitter Block will be throwing open its doors for free to National Lottery players on Thursday 6 December 2017 11-3pm All you need to do for free…

National Lottery ‘#Thanks to You Day’

December 2018

SUFFOLK COASTAL QUALITY OF PLACE AWARDS 2018 WINNERS

Bawdsey Radar Transmitter Block are one of two winners in this year’s Suffolk Coastal Quality of Place Awards 2018 in the Conservation category. The process involved sending in an application explaining the conservation work carried out…

SUFFOLK COASTAL QUALITY OF PLACE AWARDS 2018 WINNERS

November 2018

Bawdsey Radar, a regional finalist in 2019 Civic Trust conservation awards

Bawdsey Radar are delighted to be one of only 25 regional finalists in the 2019 Civic Trust conservation awards. The transmitter block has been fully conserved and is off the Buildings at Risk register.  We’ll find…

Bawdsey Radar, a regional finalist in 2019 Civic Trust conservation awards

October 2018

Possible Road Closure B1083 at Sutton

Signs have appeared on the B1083 at Sutton stating the road will be closed 22nd – 26th of this month due to super broadband work.  This may impact on your journey time to the Transmitter Block.

Possible Road Closure B1083 at Sutton

October 2018

Bawdsey listed in TOP 10 Most Unusual Attractions in Suffolk

Visit Suffolk website is promoting ten unusual or hidden attractions to visit during the Autumn.  Bawdsey Radar is on the list at Number 5! More information can be found on: www.visitsuffolk.com/blog/10_most_unusual_attractions_in_the_UK.aspx

Bawdsey listed in TOP 10 Most Unusual Attractions in Suffolk

August 2018

RAF Bases: Declassified’ -RAF Bawdsey

If you missed the Forces News  series of programmes ‘ RAF Bases: Declassified’, visiting various places with interesting links. Here is the link to the Bawdsey episode https://www.forces.net/…/declassified-raf-bawdseys-lasting-… Thank you to Ashley and the PGL team and…

RAF Bases: Declassified’ -RAF Bawdsey

August 2018

Dungeness Sound Mirrors

RSPB Dungeness are running a Sound Mirror open day on September 1st, 10am to 3pm.   More details available via their website https://ww2.rspb.org.uk/reserves-and-events/events-dates-and-inspiration/events/details.aspx?id=tcm:9-438947 They are also organising guided tours and photography days to the Dungeness Sound Mirrors. …

Dungeness Sound Mirrors

August 2018

 ‘RAF Bases: Declassified’ 

RAF Bawdsey will feature in the Forces TV series  ‘RAF Bases: Declassified’.  The tv company spent a day in June filming at the Transmitter Block. The series will be shown on Forces TV channel available via: Freeview…

 ‘RAF Bases: Declassified’ 

July 2018

Friday 13th, unlucky for some – but not Bawdsey Radar!

Bawdsey Radar Trust was privileged to welcome His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester to unveil a commemorative plaque at the official opening ceremony of the Bawdsey Radar Transmitter Block on Friday July 13th. He was…

Friday 13th, unlucky for some – but not Bawdsey Radar!

July 2018

RAF100 Baton Relay arrives at Bawdsey

Sunday 24th June saw the RAF100 Baton Relay team arrive at Bawdsey.  It started that day’s Suffolk leg at RAF Wattisham, including visits to Debach airfield, Rock Barracks Woodbridge before finishing at the Transmitter Block.  A…

RAF100 Baton Relay arrives at Bawdsey