Notable recent events

The club year

As we approach the years end I thought it would be appropriate to use this medium to update all subscribers as to what we have done. On Christmas eve we took delivery of a new truck to carry the winch as we thought that the combination of paint and rust that held the old one… Read more The club year

Fleet expands!

The blog returns with a news update. the summer is coming. For those of you who don’t know we have acquired another K13 from the Derby and Lancs gliding club . the plan is we will run the 2 in parallel with one dedicated to trial lessons and solo and the other for training. this… Read more Fleet expands!

A successful day of flying

Thanks go to everyone who was able to help out today (Richard, Pat, Paul, Tony, Agnes, Ian, Eddie, Dick, Chris, Jacquie). The group from Ormiston Maritime Academy, Grimsby included three girls who first flew during High Flying Girls week, seven boys who had never flown before, and two teachers – one of whom had soloed… Read more A successful day of flying

Sunday 23rd April

Sunday came as a complete surprise! early forecasts were for an overcast day with sun coming through by mid afternoon. the Saturday evening forecast was much better forecasting a good thermal day. it turned out to be the best day we have had for about 3 years. we dragged everything out of the hangar early… Read more Sunday 23rd April