After the resounding success of the 2008 event; 'Support Our Paras' will return to Old Sarum Airfield on 11th May 2014.
In Support Of the Parachute Regiment Charity the day will once again see a plethora of flying displays, static displays (including live music, classic cars and historic aircraft), a display by the world famous Red Devils Parachute team – and lots more!
The event promises to bigger and better than ever, tickets are available online or on the doors - which open at 9.30 am.
SOPARA (Support Our Paras) was founded in 2007 with the aim of increasing awareness of the role in which our paras play globally and also to raise funds in support of the parachute regiment and their injured soldiers. Read more...
SOPARA14 will benefit The Parachute Regiment Charity (no. 1131977) to help support its aims in looking after serving soldiers and their families, whether they served in the Falklands, Iraq, Afghanistan or anywhere with the Regiment, even if not on active operations, if wounded, injured, in need of specialist help or in financial need or distress.
The charity helps to keep up morale and retain the spirit of the Regiment to ensure the recruitment and retention of the best and to promote the proud history and heritage of the Parachute Regiment. There is a determination that the service and bravery of all soldiers serving and retired is not forgotten and is properly commemorated, especially those who have made the ultimate sacrifice.