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May 17, 2017

Radnorshire's aviators documented

Congratulations to our contributor Phillip Jones on the publication of his comprehensive history of aviation in Radnorshire. As well as stories of wartime ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

sacrifice and accidents, the book reveals a surprising amount of aviation activity in this part of Mid Wales from 1912 onwards. It also describes the county's experiences, including tragic ones, after the Second World War when it became a zone for low-flight training. The book is titled Early Birds and Boys in Blue and is published by Logaston Press at £12.95. It's available at Verzon Books in Llandrindod Wells and shops in other Radnorshire towns, or direct from the publisher.