Between 1917 and 1953
this field would have echoed, at various times, to the sound of the Hadley Page, the Supermarine Spitfire, the Bristol Blenheim, the Boulton Paul Defiant, the Hurricane, the Mustang, the Wellington, the Oxford, the Anson and the B-17G. Amongst others. As an airfield it pre-dates the Royal Air Force. It stands silent now except for the noise of my stove brewing up under a late Summer evening sky.