We are open Wednesdays!!
During July, August and September there will also be the opportunity to visit the Transmitter Block on Wednesdays, 11am – 4pm. Admission charges as for Thursdays and Sundays.
Was Britain’s greatest secret compromised ?
Film company Rapid Pictures Ltd have recently been filming at Bawdsey. Dr Phil Judkins, Radar Historian was interviewed in the Transmitter Block giving an insight into The Zeppelin spy trip. The Zeppelin spy trip ( prior…
Wartburg, Lada, Trabant vehicles at the Block
Bawdsey Radar played host to a group of ‘cold war’ Eastern European car enthusiasts, some of whom had driven their vehicles over from Germany and The Netherlands. This group tour different areas of the UK each…
Salford University Professor visits Bawdsey Radar
A recent visitor to Bawdsey Radar was Professor Nigel Linge, Professor of Telecommunications at Salford University. He was in the county to give a lecture entitled ‘The Evolution of the Communications Satellite’ at the University of…
‘Women on the Front Line’ A Hidden History project at Bawdsey Radar
Thanks to a successful bid to SHARE Museums East, more women’s voices and stories will be discovered. These will be shared through research, a permanent addition to the exhibition displays at the Transmitter Block, outreach materials…
Bawdsey Radar Easter Trail involves finding the ‘Running Rabbit’. Throughout the School Easter holiday on our open days, young & old can take part in the trail. Running Rabbit images with a letter, are distributed around…
Civic Trust Award for the Transmitter Block
At the Civic Trust Awards held at the Imperial War Museum North, Manchester on March 1st, Bawdsey Radar received another award. A ‘AABC Conservation Commendation’ award was given for “projects which demonstrate the highest standards of…
Bawdsey Radar win the ACE Shop of The Year Award
Bawdsey Radar Trust has won the prestigious 2019 Shop of The Year award at the Association of Cultural Enterprises event held on 28th February in Brighton. With strong competition from other finalists including the Imperial War…
Help shape the future at Bawdsey Radar
The museum has reached an important stage in its development and we are now looking to recruit three new trustees to join the Board. Our plans are based around expanding our audiences and developing new partnerships which…
ACE Enterprises judge visits Bawdsey Radar
Bawdsey Radar welcomed the ACE Enterprises judge on Thursday 14th February. The shop was being scrutinised for the ACE ‘Shop of the Year Finals’. Results will be announced in 2 weeks at the ACE event in…