Flights are necessary to defend way of life
WITH reference to the letter from Mr F Bowles regarding USAF aircraft. I have lived in Ely for 70 years, and many of the aircraft fly over my home. This is fine with me, I would much rather see the USAF star than the swastika or a red star. If he had att
WITH reference to the letter from Mr F Bowles regarding USAF aircraft. I have lived in Ely for 70 years, and many of the aircraft fly over my home. This is fine with me, I would much rather see the USAF star than the swastika or a red star.
If he had attended the memorial
service for the British and foreign
airmen who gave their lives in the Battle of Britain he would have seen a large contingent of US airmen
willing to give support and remembrance.
These flights are necessary and vital for the defence of our way of life in the west.
- 1 Family pay tribute to brothers, 13 and 17, killed in horror BMW crash
- 2 Girl, 7, left heartbroken after beloved rabbits are stolen
- 3 Table made from 5,000-year-old oak tree to be unveiled at Ely Cathedral in honour of The Queen
- 4 Food delivery robots taking to streets of Cambridgeshire
- 5 Recap: Severe disruption on Great Northern and Thameslink trains to London
- 6 Boys, 13 and 17 killed in horror BMW crash near A47 in Peterborough
- 7 Hand clinic offering additional type of treatment for arthritis sufferers
- 8 Princess Anne waves from Range Rover after landing in Wisbech
- 9 Princess Anne visits Wisbech's new Citizens Advice Bureau on Cambs trip
- 10 Motorcyclist caught ‘speeding over 100mph’ past police near Ely
At the moment we are much more at risk from within than from US aircraft.
If this gentleman likes to count things in a peaceful place, he should go to a field in Madingly where he can count the names on a wall, and rows of headstones.
P A PRIME