Mission Statement

The aim of the Burtonwood Association is to uphold the memory of the men, women and activities that occurred at RAF Burtonwood, Warrington, England since 1939 to the present day and to record all those achievements and preserve them for further generations.

August Update


Virginia Beach Reunion

Please book now and check the dates – Tuesday October 2 to Saturday 6th, 2018.  The Spring Hill Suites Hotel is our base, the full program has been oganised including a trip around the US Navy Dock Yard and an evening river dinner cruise.  More details and reservations forms can be downloaded below:

Burtonwood Times

The latest edition of the Burtonwood Times was sent out to all e-mail subscribers in July and the printed version has been mailed to paid up members in both the UK and USA.  It features a new cover and updated style internally, plus more use of colour.  Please send any photos or contributions to Aldon at the editorial address on page 2.  This edition has full details and photos of the UK Reunion this May, details of next October’s US reunion, Commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of the Berlin Blockade and subsequent Air Lift supported by Burtonwood and lots more.


Series of Lectures of the Story of RAF Burtonwood

Due to the popularity of this series we will hold another in the autumn of 2018 so watch this space.  In the meantime we are also planning a one-off lecture on Burtonwood’s Contribution to the Berlin Airlift 1948-49.  Full details of both will be posted as soon as the dates are fixed.  All are free to members but an entrance fee will be payable by non-members.


Heritage Centre

Please note that the Heritage Centre is open on Wednesday to Sunday inclusive between 2.00pm and 5.00pm.  Entry is FREE.

For access at other times please contact the Centre Manager, John Cotterill, on 0789 013 5461


An Alternative Way of Becoming a UK Member

By joining the 200 Club you arrange a Standing Order with your bank for £5 per month which covers your annual membership PLUS your name is entered into a monthly draw for a £50 cash prize.  This way you can forget about your annual renewal, be exempt from increased costs and win the ocassional £50!  So easy – please click 200 Club mandate for the application form


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