R A F Harrowbeer 1940s Weekend

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The 2017 Event

Our 2017 1940s Weekend was held on the 12th & 13th August.

An album of photos is available to view on Google Photos. Just click on the link below. You can add your own photos to this album if you want to.

Photos of 2017 1940s Weekend

  • The Spitfire Spares, MkIX Spitfire again formed the centre-piece of the weekend. The Spitfire started up on the hour throughout the day. The 4pm start-up was done by the winner of the daily draw.
  • Tavistock Model Flying Club put on model aircraft flying dispays.
  • Displays of vintage farm & garden machinery
  • Living History and Re-Enactment displays throughout the day.
  • There were also tours around the area in a vintage double-decker bus, (Sunday only) plus guided tours of the airfield in the Tavsitock and District Ring & Ride minibus.
  • Entertainment through the day from Bernard Stewart with Mood Swings.



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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