MORE than £2,000 has been raised by a group supporting people in the RAF community in west Dorset.

The Bridport and Lyme Regis Royal Air Forces Association (RAFA) group raised in excess of £2,000 during 2022.

South West Area Councillor of the Royal Air Forces Association, John Tomlin, presented a fundraising certificate to the chairman of Bridport & Lyme Regis RAFA, Bill Davies.

Mr Davies said: "As a nation, we owe an immeasurable debt of gratitude to the RAF and their families.

"Join the RAF Association as a member today, and you’ll stand united in support of everyone in the RAF community who needs our support, now and always.

"Our association is open to anyone who shares the values of service , loyalty and comradeship.

"Whether you are currently serving in the RAF, a veteran, a family member, or someone who wants to do your bit to help, you are welcome to join this unique and inspiring community.”

RAFA monthly meetings are held at the George Hotel South Street, Bridport at 6pm every second Thursday.

For further information contact Bill Davies on 01308 281200.