Wed, 19 Jul|
Crag House Farm
Afternoon Tea and Talk - AVRO
At the outbreak of war in September 1939, a plan was devised to build "Shadow Factories" around the UK to disperse war production, especially armaments & aviation. Yeadon was selected for an aircraft factory, which eventually became a plant of some 1.5million square feet.
Time & Location
19 Jul, 14:00 – 16:00
Crag House Farm, Otley Old Rd, Cookridge, Leeds LS16 7NH, UK
About The Event
Ken will tell the story of the factory & the effect it had of the local community, and the future of the local Yeadon airport.
On arrival you will be served our 3 tiered Afternoon Tea stand filled with tasty treats, including our delicious freshly made fruit scones.
Afternoon Tea and Talk
On arrival you will be served our special honey inspired Afternoon Tea by our Granary Chef, filled with tasty treats, including our delicious freshly made fruit scones.