Neatishead Radar

Life under the radar (1956-2023)

David was in the RAF for nearly 30 years and was posted all over the UK, including a few years at RAF Neatishead, and to parts of Europe. RAF Neatishead is now the site of the RAF Air Defence Radar Museum and, having come full circle, David now volunteers at the museum. My childhood and […]

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The RAF radar operator (1945-1960)

Janet talks about her life, wartime rationing and working at RAF Neatishead as a radar operator in the 1950s. I was born in North Norfolk and had three brothers and a sister. I was eight when the war started and I can remember rationing, I remember that I couldn’t have sugar in my tea; because […]

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