Saving Amy

Open Day Saturday 14 October

My name is Eric Watkiss and I am a volunteer at the Lytham st Anne’s spitfire visitors centre Blackpool airport . I am project lead of a group restoring a world war 2 airplane,  an airspeed oxford 

This is the same type of aircraft that the aviatrix Amy Johnson flew in 1941 when she mysteriously went missing . 

We are having a special day Saturday 14th October to promote this project and make people aware of Amy and her fate . 

Amy became world famous in 1930 by becoming the first women to fly single handed from London to Australia .  Her family later lived in Blackpool . Her sister first followed by her parents after Amy’s death . 

We have Amy Johnson re reactors . A kids workshop making models of Amy aeroplane . We also have Jane priston an expert on Amy’s life and the aircrafts cockpit will be on display . 

The event is ticket only from our website .

I can be contacted on this email address or by mobile on 07715548401 

Regards Eric Watkiss 



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