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An object with a memory of its former life

24th February 2015

Marc Miller describes the results of conservation work that was carried out on one of the most distinctive objects in the exhibition.
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Archive viewings - Behind the scenes

18th February 2015

2014 saw our first in a now regular programme of archive viewings. This blog looks at how we prepare for the viewings and select...
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How do you teach the First World War ?

11th February 2015

In her latest blog, Claire Madge asks how as a responsible parent do you teach your children about the First World War?
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Jump, Jump John!

3rd February 2015

The Museum's Film & Sound Curator gets nostalgic over a Chipmunk
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A Lucky Drama Workshop at Orion Primary School

27th January 2015

In this blog an education volunteer India Burchell examines the work being done by local schools for our next temporary exhibition...
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Percy the parachuting penguin

23rd January 2015

In this blog we explore the amazing history behind one of our lucky charms on display at Cosford.
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A Family Visit on Disabled Access Day

20th January 2015

In her latest blog Claire Madge narrates her family's experience of Disabled Access Day at our London site.
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Eagles, Camels and Fokkers

15th January 2015

Brendan O'Gorman gives an insight into the work of the apprentices at RAF Museum London.
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2015 Public Events: My Highlights

9th January 2015

A few personal picks from this year's Public Events programme.
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How to Dress a Mannequin

7th January 2015

In her latest blog Claire Madge looks at the impact mannequins make to the First World War in the Air exhibition.
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A look back at 2014

5th January 2015

It certainly was a busy year for the Corporate Events Team. We have helped to host a variety of events during 2014 including meetings,...
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Casualty Plaques of the McCudden family

1st January 2015

Martin Ward details some of the research undertaken on objects in the Museum's reserve store in Stafford.
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Sir Alan Cobham's Flying Circus Exhibition Opens

29th December 2014

See some of the amazing items on display in this new exhibition celebrating the life of Sir Alan Cobham.
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The Indestructible Alkemade

24th December 2014

An enquiry received by the Museum lead curator Guy Revell to uncover a remarkable story of survival
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Family memories - voices from the past

22nd December 2014

In her latest blog, Claire Madge listens to the voices of the past talking loud and clear in our First World War in the Air exhibition.
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