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Weʼre raising £2,000 to Build a memorial to those who served at RAF North Creake during the Second World War

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Time to Remember is our project to build a memorial commemorate those who served at RAF North Creake during the Second World War. It will take the form of a large skeletal Stirling aircraft sculpture and include a roll of honour listing all the 73 men who lost their lives while stationed here. We hope that people can learn more about what happened, who were based here, what they did and those who were lost.

We have recently received planning permission for the memorial site so we are now moving into the build phase of the project. We also aim to create a heritage website to share all the history we have discovered about this forgotten airfield.

(Photo: Previous sculpture by Andy Knighton Sculptures of a Lancaster which is now at RAF East Kirkby museum.)

We are thrilled that the project is finally moving on the ‘the build’ phase, with every milestone reached we inch closer to having this beautiful memorial to those who served here at RAF North Creake becoming a reality.” Claire Nugent

This just giving money will go towards the memorial funding. We (Nigel Morter and Claire Nugent) are the owners of the Control Tower B&B on the former RAF North Creake airfield. We are organising a series of fundraising events to raise money for the construction of this memorial. Our campaign, entitled ‘Time to Remember’, aims to have a completed memorial in place by the 75th anniversary of the disbandment of the airfield 1st August 2020.

Thanks for your support - it means so much.

Claire & Nigel x

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    7

    • Ben Newbolt

      Ben Newbolt

      Aug 15, 2019

      A great cause and fitting memorial, all the best

      £20.00

    • Kenneth Probst

      Kenneth Probst

      Jul 14, 2019

      Best of luck in your endeavours. I hope i to get to see it. Living in the North East it’s a bit of a trek but you never know.

      £20.00

    • Chris Lea

      Chris Lea

      Jun 28, 2019

      A contribution and I hope to support more, my father flew with 199 squadron from North Creake and flew his last ever mission from there, I think this is a great thing you are doing

      £30.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 19, 2019

      with my best wishes for your project !

      £20.00

    • Chris Butcher

      Chris Butcher

      Mar 20, 2019

      A marvellous project, well worth supporting

      £60.00

    • Nicholas Skinner

      Nicholas Skinner

      Mar 9, 2019

      Looking forward to seeing it on the roadside

      £50.00

    • Simon Edgar

      Simon Edgar

      Mar 7, 2019

      Wishing you luck in your great venture.

      £40.00

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