Events

Dates For Your Diary

Events to be held at the RAFA Spitfire Club as well as other events related to RAFA Branch activities will appear here.

  • The Black Pearls play Crook RAFA - We are pleased to announce the return of The Black Pearls to Crook RAFA on Saturday 11th December, 2021. Doors open at 19:00, onstage at 20:30. Come early to get your seat. Playing hits from Queen, Bryan Adams, The Cult, Buzzcocks, REM, The Stones, Oasis, The Beatles and a whole lot more.
  • Vim Fuego plays Crook RAFA! - Stop Press — Due to the atrocious weather it will not be possible for Vim Fuego to appear this evening. However, we are able to bring you someone who lives closer to Crook and therefore is able to get here, and more importantly, travel home safely. Martin Berry will be performing hits from across the […]
  • Joe Hyam plays Crook RAFA - We are pleased to announce the return of regular concerts to Crook RAFA. These will initially be held monthly, increasing to fortnightly if demand requires. We may even look at weekly if they prove popular. Starting on Saturday the 30th of October at 20:30hrs (8:30PM) with a break for prize bingo in between sets. Our […]
  • Leek Show - Get along to the annual Leek Show hosted by the Spitfire Club. See graphic for details.
  • Spitfire Soul Club 6th Anniversary Shindig - Come along and help us celebrate our 6th (yes 6th!!) Anniversary with a great night of Classic Northern Soul, Motown floorfillers, a bit of Modern Soul and maybe even a little bit of Jazz Funk all played on vinyl.Special Guest DJ is David Mobbs of Soul in Durham who joins resident DJ’s John Moody, Colin […]
  • Spitfire Soul Club Relaunches - Crook RAFA Spitfire club is proud to announce the commencement of the monthly Spitfire Soul Club events. FRIDAY, 30 JULY 2021 FROM 19:30  https://www.facebook.com/events/1150252318798232?ref=newsfeed
  • RAFA Rides for 2021 - A cycling challenge, in-person, or virtually from wherever you are in the world. The aim is to cycle 24,901miles in 24 hours, to cycle the circumference of the Earth, joined by teams from across the globe! Phil Chinery, our vice-chair and standard bearer is aiming to contribute to this by cycling 75 miles, on an […]
  • Remembering Operation Granby/ Desert Storm - This year marks 30 years since Op Desert Storm/ Op GRANBY, often known as the First Gulf War. The UK’s contribution to the coalition saw 53,462 members of our Armed Forces deployed to the Middle East. A total of 47 British personnel were killed; five during the Air Campaign. On Sunday 28 February we ask […]
  • Battle of Britain ‘Challenge 80’ – Update - Message from the Branch Treasurer. Update at 27 October 2020 Despite Covid restrictions it was discovered the people of Crook are very supportive and rallied around to help our Wings Appeal Challenge. We now have the final figures in. £800 raised from Phil’s 80 laps around Crook Market Place. This was a mixture of donations […]
  • Battle of Britain 80 ‘Challenge’ - https://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/18720080.raf-veteran-march-80-laps-crook-market-charity/ To compensate the loss of street collecting, in aid of the Wings Appeal, the Association came up with “the Battle of Britain 80 challenge”. The idea was to challenge people to raise £80 in sponsorship, by doing 80 things in tribute to the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. As Branch standard bearer […]
  • The Black Pearls play Crook RAFA - We are pleased to announce the return of The Black Pearls to Crook RAFA on Saturday 11th December, 2021. Doors open at 19:00, onstage at 20:30. Come early to get your seat. Playing hits from Queen, Bryan Adams, The Cult, Buzzcocks, REM, The Stones, Oasis, The Beatles and a whole lot more.
  • Vim Fuego plays Crook RAFA! - Stop Press — Due to the atrocious weather it will not be possible for Vim Fuego to appear this evening. However, we are able to bring you someone who lives closer to Crook and therefore is able to get here, and more importantly, travel home safely. Martin Berry will be performing hits from across the […]
  • Joe Hyam plays Crook RAFA - We are pleased to announce the return of regular concerts to Crook RAFA. These will initially be held monthly, increasing to fortnightly if demand requires. We may even look at weekly if they prove popular. Starting on Saturday the 30th of October at 20:30hrs (8:30PM) with a break for prize bingo in between sets. Our […]
  • Leek Show - Get along to the annual Leek Show hosted by the Spitfire Club. See graphic for details.
  • Spitfire Soul Club 6th Anniversary Shindig - Come along and help us celebrate our 6th (yes 6th!!) Anniversary with a great night of Classic Northern Soul, Motown floorfillers, a bit of Modern Soul and maybe even a little bit of Jazz Funk all played on vinyl.Special Guest DJ is David Mobbs of Soul in Durham who joins resident DJ’s John Moody, Colin […]
  • Spitfire Soul Club Relaunches - Crook RAFA Spitfire club is proud to announce the commencement of the monthly Spitfire Soul Club events. FRIDAY, 30 JULY 2021 FROM 19:30  https://www.facebook.com/events/1150252318798232?ref=newsfeed
  • RAFA Rides for 2021 - A cycling challenge, in-person, or virtually from wherever you are in the world. The aim is to cycle 24,901miles in 24 hours, to cycle the circumference of the Earth, joined by teams from across the globe! Phil Chinery, our vice-chair and standard bearer is aiming to contribute to this by cycling 75 miles, on an […]
  • Remembering Operation Granby/ Desert Storm - This year marks 30 years since Op Desert Storm/ Op GRANBY, often known as the First Gulf War. The UK’s contribution to the coalition saw 53,462 members of our Armed Forces deployed to the Middle East. A total of 47 British personnel were killed; five during the Air Campaign. On Sunday 28 February we ask […]
  • Battle of Britain ‘Challenge 80’ – Update - Message from the Branch Treasurer. Update at 27 October 2020 Despite Covid restrictions it was discovered the people of Crook are very supportive and rallied around to help our Wings Appeal Challenge. We now have the final figures in. £800 raised from Phil’s 80 laps around Crook Market Place. This was a mixture of donations […]
  • Battle of Britain 80 ‘Challenge’ - https://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/18720080.raf-veteran-march-80-laps-crook-market-charity/ To compensate the loss of street collecting, in aid of the Wings Appeal, the Association came up with “the Battle of Britain 80 challenge”. The idea was to challenge people to raise £80 in sponsorship, by doing 80 things in tribute to the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. As Branch standard bearer […]