The Club was privileged to host member & Stalag Luft III POW Air Cdre Charles Clarke OBE & actor John Leyton ‘Willie The Tunnel King’ from the classic 1963 film The Great Escape yesterday, ahead of the official 75th anniversary screening & event on 24/03.
The Club is delighted to announce that we have been ranked the 15th Best Not for Profit Organisation to work for in the UK 2019, a leap of 15 places on last year, the Club’s first year of entering.
The Club’s Chairman Sue Gray has today become the first female to attain the three star rank of Air Marshal in the Royal Air Force.
On Friday 1st February the Club hosted a Bedford Blues reunion lunch, and some very special guests were in attendance!
Working alongside Concierge Ashley Roberts, three new members of the Concierge team joined the Club in recent months. Zygi Gruzdys (left) joined us in the summer, after most recently working as a Porter at the Hyde Park Residence and the Lansdowne Club in Mayfair.
On September 29th, RAF Club's Executive Chef Michael Dutnall achieved an amazing 3rd place in the Taittinger Prix Culinaire UK final, hosted by Michael Roux Jr at Parliament Square.
Following the formal opening by Her Majesty in October, the Club is delighted to invite members to use and enjoy our new facilities.
Robert Pooley MBE, owner of Pooley Sword Ltd, generously presented a beautiful Royal Air Force Centenary Sword to the RAF Club this October.
On Monday 21st May 2018, the Royal Air Force Club was privileged to welcome the last surviving British member of the Dam Busters to a special Club Dinner to commemorate 75 years since Operation Chastise.