The Armed Forces Major Events Team (North East Lincolnshire) supports the Armed Forces Community Covenant across the region, providing support to service personnel, their families, veterans and outreach services.

Learn more about the Team by clicking the About Us.

Armed Forces Weekend – Flying Display Timings

Less than 2 weeks to go to the Cleethorpes Armed Forces Weekend.  Details of the timings for the flying display items are now being confirmed.  As always with flying display times may change between now and the display dates but the times below are those planned at present.  Of course between the flying display items there will be lots to see on the ground and a programme for those events will be released in the coming days.

Saturday 30 June 2018
1300 – BBMF Dakota (flypast)
1415 – The Blades (display)

Sunday 1 July 2018
1315 – BBMF Dakota (flypast)
1400 – CAP 232 (display)
1445 – Spitfire (display)
1530 – Strikemaster (display)
1605 – Catalina (display)
1730 – Red Arrows (display)

SSAFA Lincolnshire Drop-In Clinic

Drop-In clinic second Wednesday of the month starting on Wednesday 9 May at 1100, click here for more details.


Armed Forces Weekend 2018 – Takes to the Air

Please click of the link to see Flying Display Items details released on 7 April.

Win a Flight in a Spitfire

Many people, particularly aviation enthusiasts, must dream of a a flight in the iconic Spitfire. The Armed Forces Major Events Team (North East Lincolnshire) are running a raffle to help fund events in 2018 and the prize is a 30 minute flight in a Spitfire operated by Classic Wings at the former RAF fighter station, Duxford. Please click the image of the Spitfire to the left to see more information and details of where tickets can be purchased.

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Support the Armed Forces Major Events Team N. E. Lincs

The Armed Forces Major Events Team N.E.Lincs. team of volunteers work tirelessly to source funding and host this FREE spectacular event each year. In our current economic climate, funding is increasingly difficult to secure, which is why we’re asking for your support.  Please visit our JustGiving Page for more information.