Stannington 1940s day. All pictures by Anne Hopper.

Stannington goes back in time to 1940s in pictures

Visitors to Stannington on Saturday were transported back to the 1940s as the village was transformed for its Battle of Britain-themed event.

By Andrew Coulson
Monday, 20th June 2022, 12:23 pm

Those who went along were able to get up close to a Spitfire and a Hurricane and see the Vulcan exhibition from the Solway Aviation Museum.

They could also experience what life was like to be evacuated to Lough House Farm on board a 1940s-style bus called Rosie, see a renovated Anderson Shelter, vintage vehicles and a range of other displays.

See this week’s Morpeth Herald paper for reaction from the event’s organisers.

See this week’s Morpeth Herald paper for reaction from the event’s organisers.

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