June 2024 calendar photo

Official Club calendar 2024 – June photo

During 2024 we are presenting the image from the Club calendar in the newsletter for that month, with some details about the picture, including when and where the photo was taken. This month we feature the ‘behind-the-scenes’ image taken by long-time Club member Karen Shortland, which we used for June.

Mark Long

Squadron Leader Mark Long

Header image: Sqn Ldr Mark Long, BBMF Fighter Pilot, with Spitfire Mk LF IXe MK356. (Photo: Clive Rowley)

It is with deep sadness that we confirm that the BBMF pilot who lost his life when Spitfire Mk IX MK356 crashed shortly after take-off on Saturday 25th May was Squadron Leader Mark Long, who had been due to take command of the BBMF in October this year.

Battle Proms competition

Win tickets to Battle Proms 2024

This month, thanks to the lovely team at Battle Proms Picnic Concerts, three lucky Club members will win a pair of tickets to the Battle Proms event of their choice.

All current members have been automatically entered into this month's ballot.


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