‘My Golden Flying Years’ Alfriston book signing

AUTHORS Norman Franks and Simon Muggleton will be signing copies of a new book, ‘My Golden Flying Years’ at Much Ado Books in Alfriston between 2pm and 4pm this Sunday, January 16.

The book tells the story of Air Commodore D’Arcy Greig DFC, AFC formerly of Bexhill, written 40 years ago for his own amusement which Messrs Franks and Muggleton have diligently edited and annotated.

My Golden Flying Years follows D’Arcy Greig serving in the RFC, flying over France in 1918, to his days in Iraq in the 1920s up to his time with the High Speed Flight and participation in the 1929 Schneider Trophy race.