Festival talks by Norman Parker

21. THE SECRET SPITFIRES

Salisbury and the surrounding area has a proud wartime heritage for thousands of Spitfires were built here in sheds, garages, bus depots and even a hotel. Norman Parker, one of the last surviving Spitfire engineers, will talk about the top-secret wartime construction of the RAF’s most celebrated fighter plane with Ethem Cetintas, director of the acclaimed film, The Secret Spitfires. They will be joined by Bette Blackwell, a riveter from the factory.

CVHF is proud to support THE STARS APPEAL – Salisbury District Hospital’s charity currently raising £1.5 million for a second MRI scanner www.starsappeal.org.

 

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