Sqn Ldr Dave Hurley LVO DFC (RAF Rtd)

It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that Dave Hurley passed away in the early hours of this morning at the Sue Ryder home in Nettlebed. Dave was the Wessex personal pilot for The Duke of Edinburgh for many years. More details as we have them.

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Peter Taylor – Death announcement

It is with great sadness that I have just been informed of the death 4 years ago of Peter Taylor, former airframe Chf Tech, who served on the Flight in the mid to late 1960s.
Our sincere condolences go to his wife and family.

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Annual Reunion Dinner

Dinner 2016 Website Advert

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Funeral arrangements for Dave Rowe

The funeral is on the 6 Jan at 11.30 at the South Oxfordshire Crematorium,(A338 near Frilford). No flowers please but donations to the RAF Benevolent fund are encouraged.

Thank you on behalf of Dave’s widow Sheila

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Sir John de M Severne KCVO OBE AFC DL – Thanksgiving Service 31/10/2015

The TQFA President yesterday attended the thanksgiving service for Sir John at The Parish Church of St. Mary Magdalene, Ditcheat.

Her Majesty, Prince Philip, The Prince of Wales, The Duke of York, The Princess Royal and Princess Alexandra were all represented. RAFA Standards were also paraded.

Former OC The Queens Flight Mike Schofield read a tribute to Sir John.

With the kind permission of the family of Sir John, the order of service, and the tribute by Mike Schofield are attached. Order of Service – Sir John Severne Tribute – Sir John Severne

Tony P

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Minutes 2014

COMMITTEE MINUTES May 2014-2

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Minutes 2012

2012 COMMITTEE MINUTES

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Sir John de M Severne KCVO OBE AFC DL

It is with great sadness that I have to report the death of Air Vice Marshal Sir John Severne, who passed away peacefully on 4th October 2015.
Sir John was a former Captain of The Queen’s Flight and past president of The Queen’s Flight Association, he served on the Flight between 1982-89.

There will be a Thanksgiving Service on Saturday 31st October 2015 at St Mary’s church, Wraxall Road, Ditcheat, Somerset BA4 6RB commencing at 11:30am.
At the request of the family, no black ties or armbands please.

Should you require any further information please contact Sqn Ldr Gordon Morris RAF Retd (son-in-law) on 07903 368142.

Please pass the word around to all who knew Sir John.

For a full obituary see http://tinyurl.com/p4h2mr8

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National Arboretum – TKF/TQF Tree location

For any Members intending to visit the National Arboretum in the near future and wish to know the current location of The King’s Flight/Queen’s Flight tree, please view the attached map.

Queen’s Flight Tree Location at Nat Arboretum 2015

Regards
Chris

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34th Annual Reunion Dinner

Hello All,

The date of the 34th Annual Reunion Dinner will be Saturday 7th May 2016 at the usual location.

I hope all members are well.

Kind regards,

Tony

Chairman

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