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Category: 1940s events

July 31 – Aug 1 Leyburn 1940s

LEYBURN 1940s has been rescheduled to July 31 2021

More information to follow but usually there is a singalong supper at Leyburn Arts and Community centre and a dabce at the school on the Saturday night with me and Major swing

Date for your diary anyway!

Aug 21 / 22 Hay on Wye

Hay on Wye 1940s event will be back August 21 / 22 2021.


May 22/23 2021| Belgium

Jayne will be appearing at the WW2 reenactment camp in Antwerp 22 / 23 May 2021

More information to follow

May 25 | Lank, Tank & Military Vehicles

Monday 25th May
Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre
East Kirkby
PE23 4DE

Experience a military weekend (NB. Saturday and Monday only) including an M36 Jackson tank destroyer, Sherman tank, chaffee (and more to be released), Lancaster and Mosquito taxy runs, over 60 military vehicles, over 100 reencators, trade stands and warbird flying displays!!  Soak up the 1940’s atmosphere at this our biggest reenactment weekend in our events calendar.

You will be able to see two real firing tanks and a Lancaster back here at East Kirkby in conjuction with the Mid-Lincs MVT.

Monday 25th May –

9.30am-Gates Open
11am- Lancaster taxy run
12.15pm- 1940’s Performance
1.45pm- Lancaster taxy run
2.30pm- Mosquito taxy run
3.00pm- Flying displays
3.15pm- 1940’s Performance
4.00pm- Lancaster taxy run
4.20pm- Mosquito taxy run

Have a look at the M36 Jackson tank destroyer moving HERE


Admission rates –





There will be a raffle for a chance to win a ride on the Lancaster at just £2.00 for a strip of tickets.

Also depending on the weather there will be some airfield tours on the vintage Queen Mary vehicle lasting approx 30 minutes and priced at £2.50 per adult.

Aug 15 / 16 | Alford 1940s Weekend
Aug 15 / 16 | Alford 1940s Weekend

Alford 1940s Weekend

Jayne Darling will be performing as part of Alford 1940s Weekend event, which is scheduled to take place on the 15th – 16th of August 2020.

These dates were chosen to help commemorate the 75th anniversary of VJ day which is on the 15th. This event is looking to include re-enactors, classic cars, entertainment and the whole town to show the home front and further afield.

We would love to see all the shops, groups and homes of Alford to get involved. So, if you own a military or classic vehicle, military uniform or even bunting, we would love for you to get in contact. Also, if you know anyone who can help too, please ask them to contact us through our email which is Thank you.

June 28 | Gainsborough Armed Forces Day
June 28 | Gainsborough Armed Forces Day

Gainsborough Armed Forces Day


Nov 10 | Royston British Legion

Royston British Legion Remembrance Afternoon 

Sunday 10th November 2019
12 noon until 3 pm
Following the parade join Jayne Darling as she brings you the music from the 1940s .
Royston British Legion, Mill Road, Royston, SG8 6LT


May 2 | 1940s Night| Long Bennington

Join Jayne Darling as we celebrate VE 75 at Long Bennington

More details to follow

May 2 | Tea Dance | Long Bennington

Join Jayne Darling for an afternoon Tea Dance as part of VE 75

More details to follow

May 8 | Wollaton Park VE75

I will be singing as part of Wollaton Park VE75

Friday 8th May 2020