R A F Harrowbeer 1940s Weekend

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The 2014 Event

Our RAF Harrowbeer 1940s Event held in August 2014 was hugely popular with visitors, with estimates of around 5,000 people attending over the two days of the event. We have had many positive comments and are pleased everyone enjoyed the event.

We enjoyed to days of near-perfect weather and lots of visitors arrived to enjoy the day. 

We would like to thank all the exhibitors and stalls for helping to make the two days a success. 

Special thanks to The Moorland Garden Hotel for being the major sponsor for the visit of the Spitfire.

cheque presentation

"Andrew Turner presents a cheque for £500 to Stephen Fryer"


Some more photos from the 2014 event

drama group radio play

Members of the Buckland Monachorum Drama Group presenting their radio play

airfix kit making

Visitors making Airfix kits in the 'Game & Computer' tent
(lent to us by Yelverton Fire Service)

spitfire briefing

Briefing by the Spitfire

robey trust

Members of the Robey Trust in front of the Spitfire


The Brough and 'Bugatti'!


some more of the vintage cars that came to the show

 green goddess

Green Goddess Fire Engine


Line up of cars during the show


more vintage vehicles


Looking across the show area.


Thanks also to:

The sponsors for their donations towards the hire of the Spitfire

Bishop & Turnbull

Yelverton Rotary & West Devon Rovers for helping with traffic management!

...and to all those who helped in whatever way, including.......

Mike Tozer Garden Machinery

Steven Horn for the loan of the Tannoy

Buckland Monachorum Drama Group for the radio play

Yelverton Fire Service for the loan of the Marquee

Stephen Fryer


Oct 2014




News & Updates

June 2018

Spitfire Experience bookings are now live! Go to the Spitfire Experinece page for all the details.

News & Updates

May 2018

The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight have offered us a Flypast on the Saturday and the Sunday of this year's event.

We also hope to have a flypast of vintage aircraft on the Sunday afternoon.


News & Updates

April 2018

Application forms for 2018 are now available on the "Exhibitor, Re-Enactor & Trade info & Forms" page.

Day visits by military vehicles, classic cars etc welcome. No need to book if visiting for the day, just turn up and we will park you on the showground.

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