February 2019

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…

ACE Enterprises judge visits Bawdsey Radar

February 2019

Join Bawdsey Radar as a volunteer and help bring the radar story to life

Bring yourself and enthusiasm – you don’t need any particular expertise to be a volunteer at Bawdsey. If you have skills in providing visitor care, social media, IT or practical skills, or you worked at Bawdsey,…

Join Bawdsey Radar as a volunteer and help bring the radar story to life

February 2019

Experienced Consultant needed to deliver HLF Evaluation

Bawdsey Radar Trust would like appoint an experienced consultant to deliver a comprehensive evaluation for Bawdsey’s delivery phase of its Heritage Lottery Funded redevelopment project 2018-2020. For further details click  here

Experienced Consultant needed to deliver HLF Evaluation

February 2019

Radar Chain App now available for Android devices

Radar Chain app is now available for android devices.  Visit Google Store  or click the link below.  The app provides information on the location and details of all the Chain Home Radar stations in 1940. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.BRT.RadarChain

Radar Chain App now available for Android devices

February 2019

Association for Cultural Enterprises best shop finalist

“We are thrilled to announce that the museum shop has reached the finals of the ACE best shop 2019 “. Final judging takes place in Brighton and the winners will be announced at the Gala Dinner…

Association for Cultural Enterprises best shop finalist

January 2019

Intern opportunities during 2019 at Bawdsey Radar

Are you interested in history? Science? Are you full of enthusiasm? Want to develop your skills? Bawdsey Radar are looking for two interns for a six month period in Visitor Services and Collections Management. Click here to…

Intern opportunities  during 2019 at Bawdsey Radar

January 2019

The concrete blocks that helped protect Britain

Concrete acoustic mirrors were built along our coast to detect the sound of Zeppelin raids during World War One. Joe Pettet-Smith set out to photograph all the remaining structures after a conversation he had with his…

The concrete blocks that helped protect Britain

January 2019

Jack Nissenthal – unknown hero

Bawdsey Radar played an important  part in the secret education of a major player in the Radar War of WW2 – the unknown hero Jack Nissenthall. On Thursday 17 January 2019 Linda and Basil Samuels visited…

Jack Nissenthal – unknown hero

December 2018

Bawdsey on hat trick of Awards in 2018

It has been announced Bawdsey Radar Transmitter Block  is a “2019 Civic Trust AABC Conservation Awards Winner”.  The Transmitter Block has been selected as one of only 9 National/International Winners from 42 applications and will receive…

Bawdsey on hat trick of Awards in 2018

December 2018

ACE Shop of the Month!

Bawdsey Radar has been named the ‘ACE Shop of the Month’ for December.  The Association for Cultural Enterprises (ACE), were impressed with the transformation of the retail area in the Transmitter Block.  Bawdsey now automatically qualifies for the…

ACE Shop of the Month!