Sunday, September 25, 2011
RAF Croughton March and Rally
This major U.S. communication base supports many US military bases in Europe and world wide war operations.
These include space communications, data links, guiding bombers, missile defence, diplomatic communications, and command, control and other war fighting functions.
A connected base is at Barford St John, near Bloxham, Banbury, Oxfordshire. ‘RAF’ Croughton main gate is on the B4031, off the A43, 2 miles North of M40 junction 10, just South of Brackley, Northamptonshire.
Travel west on the B4031, past the main gate, turn left at mini-roundabout on eastern edge of Croughton village, and park at signed site, not at maingate. Starts 12.00 car park, along B4031 to Main Gate, return 3.30pm.
(Oxford Tea and Food tent together with a disabled toilet at main gate.)
No to U.S. Missile Defence! No Weapons in Space!
Minibus leaves St Giles, Oxford 10.45 & Oxford Rail station 11.00
Tickets £6.00 – pre booking essential – contact:-
01865 749459 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Oxfordshire Peace Campaign