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Despite its title, this area of land is not an island but a peninsula. Thorney Island has always proved an isolated area and coastal walkers are still required to provide extensive security details to gain entry to a footpath."
|Also known as:
||Baker Barracks / RAF Thorney Island / Thorney
||3 February 1938 - 31 March 1976
||RAF / FAA
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/07/2013):
- Chichester and District Model Aero Club
- St Nicholas Church, West Thorney
- Thorney Island HIVE
- Thorney Island Sailing Club
- West Thorney Parish Meeting
Notable Past Associated Organisations:
- Chichester Kart Club
- Southsea Motor Club