Next meeting Thurs 23rd Jan – ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – And the big raffle will be drawn!

Next meeting Thurs 23rd Jan – ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – And the big raffle will be drawn!

The next meeting on Thursday 23th January will be the club AGM, the most important meeting of the year. As usual it will be held at Buriton Village Hall, start time 8pm.

This is the meeting when, amongst other things, a new Committee is chosen, and this year there will definitely be some Committee changes. Be sure to come along and have your say, there are some important topics that will be discussed and if you aren’t there you won’t be able to put your point of view about what happens in your club.

Don’t moan after the event, come along and speak up!

As an extra bonus the big raffle will be drawn at the meeting so if you buy some tickets you’re in with a good chance of taking home a Plug’n’Fly Durafly Bonanza.

Next meeting Thurs 9th Jan – Social Meeting at Seven Stars Stroud

Wow, the first Social Meeting of the decade! 

The next Social Meeting will be on Thursday 9th January. As usual it will be held at the Seven Stars in Stroud GU32 3PG and will be from around 8pm onward.

So no formal business, no announcements, no presentations, no raffle, just come along for a chinwag and a drink.

Next meeting Thurs 12th Dec – Social meeting at Seven Stars Stroud – Next chance to pay subs!

This week it’s Social Meeting time again. The next Social Meeting will be on Thursday 12th December. As before it will be held at the Seven Stars in Stroud GU32 3PG and will be from around 8pm onward.

So no formal business, no announcements, no presentations, no raffle, just come along for a chinwag and a drink.

Treasurer Nick Squire will be present so, if you haven’t already done so, it’s another opportunity to pay your subs. If you’re not sure what’s involved with the new regulations or how much you’ll need to pay Nick will explain all.

To summarise:
PAM Senior  £58.00
BMFA   £38.00
CAA Registration  £9.00
Reward Card £3.50 (If you want one)
 
Members who do not pay for CAA registration will not be allowed to fly models weighing more than 250g (unless control line models) after January 31st 2020 at the Club Patch or at any event organised by the Club.

 

Next meeting Thurs 28th Nov – IMPORTANT – IT’S SUBS NIGHT – Buriton Village Hall

The next meeting is on Thursday 31st October and it’s an Official meeting so will be held at Buriton Village Hall.

This is an important meeting as it’s Subs Night and, due to the recent CAA rules, there are significant changes.  All members should have received an email from our treasurer Nick Squire detailing the changes.

To summarise:
PAM Senior  £58.00
BMFA   £38.00
CAA Registration  £9.00
Reward Card £3.50
 
Members who do not pay for CAA registration will not be allowed to fly models weighing more than 250g (unless control line models) after January 31st 2020 at the Club Patch or at any event organised by the Club.

Next meeting Thurs 14th Nov – Social meeting at Seven Stars Stroud

This week it’s Social Meeting time again. The next Social Meeting will be on Thursday 14th November. As before it will be held at the Seven Stars in Stroud GU32 3PG and will be from around 8pm onward.

So no formal business, no announcements, no presentations, no raffle, just come along for a chinwag and a drink.

Next meeting Thurs 31st Oct – Buriton Village Hall

The next meeting is on Thursday 31st October and it’s an Official meeting so will be held at Buriton Village Hall. As the clocks have now reverted to GMT the meeting will start at 8.00pm.

The Agenda has lots of Official Business, there has been some recent important information from the BMFA on the upcoming regulations that will affect us all.

Following the official business Chairman Mark will give us a talk entitled “How NOT to become a commercial pilot”. Definitely one not to be missed!

At the last official meeting the Big Raffle was won by Nick Squire and he has now taken possession of his new Volantex Ranger 1600.  That means there is a new big raffle prize up for grabs. It’s a plug’n’fly model that should appeal to just about everyone and it was secured for a good price so it will soon be won. Intrigued? Come along to the meeting and you’ll find out what it is!

 

Next meeting Thurs 17th Oct – Social Meeting at Seven Stars Stroud

This week it’s Social Meeting time again. The next Social Meeting will be on Thursday 17th October. As before it will be held at the Seven Stars in Stroud GU32 3PG and will be from around 8pm onward.

So no formal business, no announcements, no presentations, no raffle, just come along for a chinwag and a drink.

Next meeting Thurs 3rd Oct – Buriton Village Hall

The next meeting is on Thursday 3rd October and it’s an Official meeting so will be held at Buriton Village Hall, starting at 8.30pm.

This month the Agenda has lots of Official Business and Gossip as there have been some important developments on the upcoming regulations that will affect us all.

Following that Chairman Mark will be showing us a fast delta and an aerobatic glider, something for everyone there then. He also be explaining why the phrase “pens airstrip expand” is an important one that we should all remember. I know why, do you?

Also the Big Raffle will be won! Yes, enough tickets have been sold to cover the cost of the Volantex Ranger electric glider so one lucky member will be taking it home with them.

So lots going on, come along and be part of it.

Next meeting Thurs 19th Sept – Social Meeting at Seven Stars Stroud

Social Meeting time again, the next of our Social meetings will be on Thursday 19th September. As before it will be held at the Seven Stars in Stroud GU32 3PG and will be from around 8pm onward.

So no formal business, no announcements, no presentations, no raffle, just come along for a chinwag and a drink.

Next meeting Thurs 5th Sept – Buriton Village Hall

The next meeting is on Thursday 5th September and it’s an Official meeting so will be held at Buriton Village Hall, starting at 8.30pm. Weather and light permitting some of us might fly quiet, slow, safe fliers such as Hummers behind the hall before the meeting.

Following the usual official business Mark Agate and Andy Palmer will be telling you everything you ever wanted to know about FPV flying. There will be advice on how to get started, what equipment you’ll need, and lots more. Plus you’ll be able to try some goggles and see if it’s an experience you’d like to try for real.