Club news

COVID-19 End of Lockdown 2

Published: 27 Nov 2020

From 2 Dec 20 DHPC sites will revert to their pre-lockdown status. Members are encouraged to follow Government and Local Authority guidance. Please check for any specific site restrictions as part of your pre-flight planning. ?

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COVID-19 The Second Wave

Published: 10 Nov 2020

With regret ALL DHPC SITES (as listed in the sites guide) REMAIN CLOSED. The committee of the DHPC is continually monitoring the implications of Lockdown 2.0 on our flying activities taking all factors in to consideration including, but not limited...

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Glorious Twelfth

Published: 12 Aug 2020

The Glorious Twelfth refers to 12 August, the start of the shooting season for Grouse and to a lesser extent Ptarmigan.  It is one of the busiest days in the shooting season (which lasts until the end of December), with large amounts of game...

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BHPA Coaching Course 6/7 Feb 21

Published: 26 Jun 2020

We are pleased to announce that we will be running a club coaching course on the weekend of 6/7 Feb 21. The objective of the course is to train Club Pilots to become Club Coaches. As a Club Coach you will help other pilots in developing their...

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Sites Open Again

Published: 14 May 2020

After due consideration and a green light from the BHPA, the committee has taken the decision to re-open some DHPC sites again.  Not all sites are open (for CV-19 and other reasons).  As always, please refer to the website where this is...

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COVID-19 Sites Remain Closed

Published: 12 May 2020

Thank you for respecting and adhering to the site closures we announced on March 24th.  In the light of the Government's recent announcements many of you will be looking forward with anticipation to flying again soon. With regret, and after...

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COVID-19 Easing the restrictions

Published: 8 May 2020

Media speculation suggests that the Prime Minister may ease some of the current restrictions in his announcement on Sunday 10 May.  Unfortunately, he hasn’t given us advanced notice of his plans.  Please bear in mind that it will...

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