Fields are closed during Government Lockdown

Hello everyone. Following the statement put out yesterday by the Government advising the nation that we are going into lockdown on Thursday November 5th the committee wish to make the flying club’s position clear. We have no choice but to close down our flying facilities with effect from and including Thursday November 5th. We regret havingContinue reading “Fields are closed during Government Lockdown”

Flying Times Update & Hanbury Noticeboard

Good Evening, A couple of updates for you with regards to the new flying times for sessions over the winter, and a new noticeboard at Hanbury. Flying Times The flying times will be changing as of Sunday 25th October until further notice. The new time will be ALL DAY ONLY, which will cover from 10:00amContinue reading “Flying Times Update & Hanbury Noticeboard”

Rushwick 2021: Committee Announcement

At the last AGM the committee raised concerns about the low usage of this field and the consensus of the meeting was that we should retain the site and promote its use. It was suggested we were actually two clubs and things should be done to reflect this. The Chairman and all of the committeeContinue reading “Rushwick 2021: Committee Announcement”

Acceptable Use of the Booking System

Good Afternoon, I apologise for sounding like a broken record on the below email, but I’m having emails and WhatsApp chats complaining to me about the lack of available bookings, and no shows to the field. After being asked by several members to please send out a firm but a friendly reminder on the policy,Continue reading “Acceptable Use of the Booking System”

Rushwick Reopens – but please read before flying!

Hi all Clive has been to Rushwick today to check on the progress made by the landlord with ploughing our flying field. He reports that the entire field has now been ploughed, seeded and rolled. Job complete. There is just a small grass parking area remaining… enough for maybe two cars. In terms of flyingContinue reading “Rushwick Reopens – but please read before flying!”

Rushwick Now Closed

Hi everyone,   Just to let you know that Rushwick is now being ploughed therefore we have to temporarily close the site with immediate effect. Once ploughing, seeding and rolling is complete we should be able to re open if only for lightweight foamies.   Thanks for your patiance and understanding.   We get aContinue reading “Rushwick Now Closed”

WMAC & the NHS Test and Trace App

The NHS Covid-19 Test and Trace app has launched for smartphones.  The point of the app is to alert you if you have come into contact with anyone who is a ‘confirmed positive’ of the covid-19 virus. To download the app, links are provided for you later in the email. Click on the correct platformContinue reading “WMAC & the NHS Test and Trace App”