Manston Airfield Centenary

On Saturday 28th May 2016, we will be celebrating the centenary of Manston Airfield.

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In the grounds of the Spitre & Hurricane Memorial Museum, Manston Road, Ramsgate CT12 5DF.
Parking will be on the Northern Grass, via the B2050 – please follow the signs.
Parking by permission of the owners.

Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of Manston Aireld

  • RAF Manston History Museum will be holding a special ‘open cockpit’ day and will exhibit military vehicles. The Spitre and Hurricane Museum will host veteran book signing sessions.
  • Celebrating with a 1940’s theme with music from Hotsy Totsy & Swingtime Sweethearts.
  • 438 & 2433 Air Cadet Squadron Bands Jitterbug display & classes by Reverend Boogie
    Historical talks by author Joe Bamford
  • Flypasts
  • Heli-Charter Ltd pleasure ights
  • Prize Draw
  • Café
  • Concessions
  • Ice cream van

All events are weather dependent.  This is a non-political, non prot making event. All proceeds will go to the two Museums.

There is an event poster available – a JPEG version for sharing on social media or a PDF version if you want to print one out.



You can also visit the event’s web page here: or go to the event’s Facebook page here:


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