Club news

Wendy Windblows Closing

Published: 28 Aug 2018

Rod Buck has finally decided to hang up his boots/ladders/soldering iron: If you paid by standing order you have to cancel it yourself - no refunds! ?

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Glorious Twelfth

Published: 12 Aug 2018

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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Exceptional weather and safety

Published: 26 Jul 2018

The exceptional weather we have been experiencing is bringing it's fair share of airtime and some amazing flights recently (a 300km DECLARED goal, a 125km triangle). However, at the same time I've been hearing more and more (and experienced for...

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Warning for Baildon Sod '18

Published: 28 May 2018

40th Anniversary Year Folks it’s time once again to think of the Dales Club’s premier flight competition (no really it is) and prepare to bash bracken once again for the 2018 Baildon Sod. Forget the league and the Northern Challenge -...

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Murton Pike

Published: 17 May 2018

Murton Pike is a new Cumbria Soaring Club site open to all pilots. The land is owned by MoD and CSC have recently agreed a site access procedure after lengthy negotiations. It lies on the edge of D407 which covers the MoD training area - this is...

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Farmers Dinner 2018

Published: 25 Jan 2018

Sat 10 Mar 18 at The Boars Head in Long Preston.  There are still places left - come and join us. Choose 3 courses from a scrumptious menu.  We will meet our supportive farmers, do a fun quiz, and present our...

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Published: 10 Jan 2018

Otherwise known as the "Otley Oscars"...entries this year are a select group but not to be missed. Come and vote for your faves and after the break, enjoy a screening of the highlights of the X-Alps 2017. Just what you need on a dark winters night....

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DHPC Reserve Repack 2018.

Published: 16 Dec 2017

Sat Feb 24, 2018 from 11am to 3pm at St Marys School, Bradford Road, Menston, Ilkley, LS29 6AE.  This is your chance to repack your reserve in time for the 2018 season. Bill Morris, a BHPA licensed packer will be with us again this...

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