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Sunday 19th January 2019

Poor vis, a relatively low cloudbase, light SE’ly and cool conditions welcomed the determined.  Jacob checked out the K8 and progressed his aerotowing.  Matthew flew until he ran out of steam, he’ll be solo soon.  Jake and Kevin instructed and Xtophe drove the winch.  Steve jockeyed the Eurofox. In the workshop the Duo underwent its ARC with the engine giving up some secrets. Greg ...
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Wed 16 Jan Concreting in the Cold!

Ray, Graham, Julian and Nick turned up on a cold & sometimes wet Wednesday to continue the maintenance work. After preparing with hot drinks in the cafe we managed to finish the concrete top on the first segment of the wall and get it covered just before the next batch of rain arrived. Then it was time for hot soup and sandwiches! ...
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The weekend’s ridge forecast looks good. Sunday the better day. This is the skysight ridge prediction at 1300 on Sunday.

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