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Edgehill (Shenington)

Also known as: Edge Hill (misspelling) / Edgehill Aerodrome / RAF Edgehill / Shenington Kart Racing Circuit /Shennington (misspelling)
County: Oxfordshire
Current Status: Leisure activity / Aviation / Quarrying
Date: October 1941 - 1 November 1954
Current Use: Limited flying
Used By: RAF / Civil

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):

  • Bruce Hopkins Ltd
  • Shenington Kart Club
  • Shenington with Alkerton Parish Council

Notable Past Associated Organisations:

  • Banbury Kart Club

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 1 FTS
  • No 12 OTU
  • No 21 OTU
  • Altair GC
  • Banbury Flying Group
  • Coventry GC
  • Severn Lamb Flying Group
  • Shenington GC
  • The Gliding Centre

Kart Racing at Edgehill, 1968. Courtesy of British Pathé

Parent(s)/HQ Airfields(s):

Chipping Warden / Moreton-in-Marsh

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