Sunday 7th May 2017

Following the success of our first ‘Gin & Jazz’ Night in the Cowdray this month, we are delighted to welcome professional vocalist, and supporter of the RAF, Heather-Marie Little will be performing with the RAF Squadronaires and Central Band of the RAF for an afternoon of 1940’s nostalgia and Afternoon Tea. Please book your Afternoon Tea to be guaranteed a table as the afternoon is likely to prove popular. 020 7399 1073 or email

About Heather Marie:

Heather Marie has performed for leading national/international charities and companies including : The Royal Air Forces Association, The Royal Air Force, The Royal Navy, The TA, Royal British Legion, The National Trust, The RHS, Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, Manchester Pride, Boots, Specsavers, Honda, MS Society and the RSPCA to name just a few.

Often appearing on both radio and television programmes and in national magazines, Heather has been featured on the BBC, ITV, BFBS and in Vintage Life Magazine amongst other publications.

Heather continues to perform throughout the UK at national events, wartime weekends, corporate functions, charity events, vintage fairs, weddings and private functions.

In 2013 Heather Marie was honored to be invited to a Buckingham Palace Garden Party as a thank you for all of her fundraising efforts on behalf of the RAF Association.

Heather also supports other charities with a special charity concession rate and has performed for the RSPCA, the National Museum of the Royal Navy, St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice, Age UK, VC Trust, Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage, Lincolnshire Bomber Command Memorial and the MS Society amongst others.



Thursday 22nd June & Thursday 26th October 2017


1900 to 2030hrs, Cowdray Lounge


The RAF Club is delighted to announce its first Gin & Jazz Evening on Thursday 22nd June & Thursday 26th October 2017 from 1900 to 2030hrs in the atmospheric Cowdray Lounge.


This intimate evening of Jazz will showcase talented quartet ‘Benoit Viellefon & his Orchestra’ performing a repertoire consisting of beautiful and uplifting tunes from the 1920s, ‘30s and ‘40s.


Benoit and his band of musicians have played for royalty and celebrities in jazz venues all over the world, from Ronnie Scott’s to The Royal Albert Hall. And now they are coming to the RAF Club to play exclusively for members!


A selection of sharing platters will be available to order, along with a collection of classic cocktails and Sipsmith gins. We look forward to welcoming you to a relaxed Jazz extravaganza!


"Jazz with a very distinctive French sound, with a nostalgic, happy and romantic feel"


For further information or to reserve a table please contact the Cowdray Lounge on 020 7399 1011 or email

Pre booking not required.


To learn more and hear Benoit live, visit