The year 1966

A Year Of Achievements 1966
Flyingdales Early Warning

A little music from the time . . .

The Monkees – I’m a Believer
Strangers in The Night – Frank Sinatra
The four tops – Standing in the shadows of love


Peter Long’s brief history of Watton – 1966

A new Station badge for RAF Watton had been granted by H. M. The Queen. The badge was presented on the 20th January to the Station Commander by the AOCinC Signals Command Sir Thomas Shirley KBE CB. The badge which can be seen on the home page of this website features a Brigantian sword superimposed on a blue disc bisected by an ermine strip. The ancient British sword recalls the many tribes associated with the area and that the Station […]