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£630raised of £1,000 target by 12 supporters

    Weʼve raised £630 to help with essential maintenance.

    Ridgewell, Halstead, UK
    Funded on Sunday, 30th September 2018

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    PLEASE NOTE; I am keeping the page open a little longer to see if I can raise some funds for essential maintenance works at the museum. Please see details below. Thank you x

    This page was originally set up to raise funds to purchase a vintage flag to add to their collection of memorabilia, thankfully due to the generosity of local people we've achieved that goal.


    After visiting the museum I could see they also need funds for essential maintenance works. Ceiling, windows etc.

    The ceiling needs to be replaced asap, a good plywood will be needed for this job............realistically a cash 'injection' of around £2000 would help so much, but whatever I can raise will be a, if any of you can donate any amount however small or large towards the cost of materials we would be extremely grateful........

    Thank you x

    Here’s hoping and thanking you all in advance.....x



    • Teresa Mortimer7 months ago
      Teresa Mortimer

      Teresa Mortimer

      7 months ago
      Update from the Page owner

      We are over the 'hump' now and on our way!!! Thank you so much to everyone who has kindly donated..............I'm still hoping to get to the £1000 for this lovely little museum. I'll just 'Keep Calm and Carry On'................ Kind regards, Teresa x

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    • Teresa Mortimer9 months ago
      Teresa Mortimer

      Teresa Mortimer

      9 months ago
      Update from the Page owner

      We are all so very humbled by the generosity of people.............thank you all. We hope to keep the memory alive of all the wonderful men of the Ridgewell base who gave their all...............

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    • Teresa Mortimer10 months ago
      Teresa Mortimer

      Teresa Mortimer

      10 months ago

      The lovely old Union Jack was delivered to the museum on Saturday 10th February, they are thrilled with it. Thank you to everyone who donated. There are some repairs that need doing much sooner rather than later, hence the reason I am keeping the page going to a little longer........any amount will be greatly appreciated. Thanks everyone x

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    10 months ago

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    Page last updated on: 5/10/2018 1:06 PM



    • Rachel Phillips

      Rachel Phillips

      May 3, 2018

      Wishing you all the best of luck. Rachel & Mike Haverhill


    • Anonymous


      May 2, 2018

      Keep up the good work all of you. Cx

    • Teresa Mortimer

      Teresa Mortimer

      May 1, 2018

      This donation is from David Shultz to pay tribute to SSgt Robert Trapnell....a ball turret gunner with the 533rd BS. Robert sadly died during the P.O.W.Forced March in 1945


    • Teresa Mortimer

      Teresa Mortimer

      Mar 24, 2018

      This donation is from David Shultz in honor of his father Eugene Shultz who was a pilot with the 533rd Bomb Squadron from 2nd November 1943 until 2nd March 1944.


    • Alan Twitchett

      Alan Twitchett

      Mar 22, 2018

      Well done Teresa. Only to happy to donate to something that has been on my doorstep for years, but alas have never visited.Will be there on the 9th of April though without fail.


    • Don Madar

      Don Madar

      Mar 21, 2018

      Donation for Ridgewell in honor of Andy Piter, Jr. and in honor or Charles Denoskey's 100th birthday.


    • Evelyn Dodson

      Evelyn Dodson

      Feb 18, 2018

      In memory of my father Heber B. Dodson who served in WWII.


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    Teresa Mortimer

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    Ridgewell, Halstead, UK

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