Royal Aeronautical Society Centennial Fund Scholarships 2018

Through generous funding from the Royal Aeronautical Society Centennial fund, the BGA are offering 20 scholarships of £300 to young pilots aged 14-21. Applications must be received in the BGA office by the 27th April. the application form can be… Read More »

Flying Weeks 2018

Dave Knibbs 28th May – 1st June. Flying Week Peter Gill (Supported by Chris Jones) 11th – 15th June. Flying Week Paul Witters 25th – 29th June. Flying Week Peter Gill 23rd – 27th July. Task Week Ian Carrick 6th… Read More »

Three £1,500 bursaries to assist 'solo standard' young pilots to complete their PPL training

The Armstrong-Isaacs Trust has long been an important part of the Light Aircraft Association and, before that Popular Flying Association, support for younger aviators. For much of the past two decades, the Trust has offered individual scholarships to young pilots… Read More »

Wave after the drizzle 

Great day at the club today. Starting off grey and drizzling, the sky opened up to reveal the sun, thermals and wave. As the tug is back online, several took advantage of the opportunity to take a high tow to… Read More »

Student Bookings - one at a time please

Please note that ONLY ONE TRAINING SESSION should be booked in advance for normal flying days (ie Weekends and Wednesdays.) This is to allow all members equal opportunities to book sessions with the duty instructors. It is also important to… Read More »