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Youth support

  • Airplay film winner
    "Why we love Airplay!"

    Members of RAF Coningsby's Airplay group have won a £500 prize with their film showing why Airplay matters to them.

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    Airplay helped me when my family moved back to the UK from Kuwait

    Fourteen-year-old Rachel Allison had to make a whole new set of friends when her family returned from Kuwait. The RAF Shawbury Airplay group was there to support her as she settled in.

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    "Airplay helps me get involved"

    Ten-year-old Thomas found it hard to mix when he first joined Airplay at RAF Boulmer. Here Thomas and an Airplay youth worker explain how Airplay has helped him to come out of his shell.

  • Airplay Wittering Blog by James
    Airplay Wittering does London

    Youngsters from Airplay at RAF Wittering took part in a trip to the capital during the summer break. In this guest blog, 17-year-old James tells us about their adventures.

  • Airplay Youth Forum blog 13 November
    "What Airplay means to me"

    This week 16-year-old Natalie Evans from RAF Brize Norton Airplay group shares her story and why going along to Airplay youth sessions is so important for her.

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    The Duchess of Cornwall officially opens new RAF Halton Youth Activities Centre

    Her Royal Highness holds the position of Honorary Air Commodore RAF Halton and met with more than 100 personnel and children during her visit to open the centre.

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    RAF youngsters form the first Airplay Youth Forum

    Thirteen members of Airplay met at the RAF Benevolent Fund's London head office recently as the inaugural sitting of the Airplay Youth Forum.

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    Airplay youngsters pay their own poppy tribute for Remembrance

    As the nation stopped to mark Remembrance Day this year and the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, members of the RAF Benevolent Fund's Airplay youth support scheme took time to pay their own tribute.

  • Young people from Airplay Lossiemouth
    "One of the best experiences we have had with Airplay"

    Recently more than 100 Airplay members got together to attend the first-ever Airfest at RAF Cosford. Five teenagers Bailey, Ella, Josh, Libby and TJ who travelled from RAF Lossiemouth share with us their impressions of the event.

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    First-ever Airfest takes flight at RAF Cosford

    "A great event" and "I hope it's on next year" were just some of the glowing reviews from more than 100 young people who descended on RAF Cosford earlier this month for the very first Airfest.

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