Flying

Thursday 18th January

Another good day’s flying was had in a moderate westerly with the local ridge working well giving long instructional flights. For single seaters came out to play and two of them (Greg and Alan Price) made it down to Bath Racecourse and back.  Steve Watson and Dave Ascroft did the winching and instructing. A good team effort by all.  Dave A ...
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Wed 17th Jan – challenging A/T weather!

After a light covering of snow the weather cleared to a blustery westerly.  A select group of single seaters – Andy D, Richard & Gill, Dave A. and  Dave P.  all braved the conditions for a bit of ridge running. Most went down to Bath, while Andy took his JS1 up to LCL for the first 300km of the year!  Martin T. drove the tug and demonstrated the capabilities of ...
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Club News and Social

Saturday 23/12/17

A very quiet today. A small group gathered in the morning, with most dispersing by midday. The fog and mist eliminated all hopes of flying. Myself and Seb continued to work on the winches for some maintenance. The truck beacons now work and winch 1 has some bright new lights. Richard and Ray cut up some trees, thanks to both. Happy Xmas and best wishes for the new year to ...
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Sat 17th Dec – AGM

A busy day flying was followed by a successful AGM. Dan reminded us of all the achievements, highlights (and some lowlights) for 2017. Nalin presented the results of a successful financial year and facilitated an informative discussion on the club’s finances long term. All the vacancies on the committee were filled (the committee page will be updated shortly) and we ended the evening with a mountain of food from the ...
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Other News

Staff Instructor

The committee are aware of how disruptive a lack of a weekday instructor has been to our trainee pilots this year and are fully committed to finding someone as soon as we can. To give ourselves the best chance of finding someone we have already started looking using our contacts and will shortly be circulating other clubs. If anyone knows any Instructor who may be interested please get them to ...
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