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March 2021

The Secret Spitfires

March 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Hardwick House, Prospect Place
Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 3LJ United Kingdom

Please join us at 6.00pm on 23rd March 2021 via Zoom to hear the incredible little-known story of hundreds of girls, women, boys, and elderly men, guided by a handful of engineers, who built Spitfires in secret, hidden behind garages, sheds, bus depots, laundries, even in bedrooms during WWII. Spitfires were the nemesis of the Luftwaffe and the instrument which halted Hitler’s plans for the invasion of Britain. After relentless bombing of the Spitfire factories in Southampton in 1940, the…

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