As the Battle of Britain wore on, the critical shortage of trained pilots became more and more apparent and In July 1940, the RAF announced it would form two Polish fighter squadrons.
The RAF Benevolent Fund is excited to launch a new partnership with quality British knitwear brand Glenbrae.
Our Benefits Advice and Advocacy Service was launched earlier this year to offer a new kind of support. Robert Rimmington explains how it has helped him.
While the pilots were undoubtedly the heroes of the Battle of Britain, it was the ground crew who helped keep the aircraft protecting our skies in the air.
There was no squadron quite like No. 601 Squadron at the beginning of the Battle of Britain. The squadron was wholly ordinary in some aspects but extraordinary in others.
Team RAFBF Spitfire triumphed at the J70 Class World Sailing Championships on Saturday, to finish ninth overall and named world champions.
Following its record sale at auction, the former owner of Spitfire P9374 Tom Kaplan spoke about his decision to donate the proceeds from the sale to charity.
The RAF's timely action in building the air defence bunker at RAF Uxbridge gave them a significant advantage in defending the South East when war came to Britain's shores on 10 July 1940.
Today marks the 75th anniversary of the start of the Battle of Britain. Shockingly, 40 per cent of people in a new survey we commissioned do not know what the Battle of Britain was.
The 75th anniversary of the beginning of the Battle of Britain will be marked by an evening of music at Chichester Cathedral.