Who was R.J. Mitchell and how can we properly assess his contribution to aviation? These were just some of the questions that Master Coachmaker Tony Edwards set out to answer in his lecture, “R. J. Mitchell, the Spitfire and the Battle of Britain.”
Printed copies of the History of the Coachmakers are now available. A short promotional video provides a preview of the contents.
Natural History and Science Museums in Twitter stand-off
The new Master Coachmaker, Tony Edwards, elected by The Livery at the start of September, has vowed to continue the Company's 340-year tradition of support for apprentices and young people.
Coachmakers visited McLaren Automotive in July, touring the company's technology centre in Woking.
A party of Coachmakers were on hand to watch this year's Swan Upping on the River Thames.
A video record of the Lincoln Heritage Skills Festival staged in June.
A video of the Coachmakers visit to the Commando Helicopter Force based at RNAS Yeovilton
A video giving some background on the 2017 Award to Industry winner.