Meetings

Club Meetings

(Click on the blue heading to read in full)

  • Next Meeting Thurs 22nd Aug – Social Meeting at Seven Stars Stroud Yes it’s that time again, the next of our Social meetings will be on Thursday 22nd August. 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 ...
  • Next meeting Thurs 8th August – Buriton Village Hall The next meeting is on Thursday 8th August and it’s an Official meeting so will be held at Buriton Village Hall, starting at 8.30pm. Weather permitting some of us will be flying quiet, slow, safe fliers such as Hummers behind the hall before the meeting. Following the usual business Mark Agate will be telling us all ...
  • Next meeting Thurs 25th July – Social meeting at the flying field On Thursday 25th July we will have the next of our flying field Social meetings from 7.30pm onward. According to the forecast he weather should be good so we’ll fly, but only quiet electric models please, no I/C, EDF, or foamboard jets. When we’ve had enough or it gets too dark we’ll go for a drink ...
  • Next meeting Thurs 11th July – Buriton Village Hall and the Annual Chuck Glider Comp The next meeting will be held on Thursday 11th July (not this week!) and, as it’s an Official meeting, it will be held at Buriton Village Hall. Chairman Mark tells me that we’ll carry with on the discussion from the June meeting about electric powertrains, hopefully moving on from chargers and batteries to ESCs, connectors, motors, and ...
  • Chuck Glider Competition – 11th July before the meeting This popular event will be held on Thursday 11th July on the field behind the village hall at Buriton.  Its easy, simply build or buy your own glider (depending on how competitive you’re feeling) bring it down to the field and have a laugh with the other members.  Be there by 19.45 (or earlier for trimming flights) ...
  • Next meeting Thurs 27th June – Social meeting at the flying field On Thursday 27th June we will have the next of our flying field Social meetings from 7.30pm onward. The weather is looking good (but a little windy) so we’ll fly, but only quiet electric models please, no I/C, EDF, or foamboard jets. When we’ve had enough or it gets too dark we’ll go for a drink ...
  • Skittles night Saturday 14th Sept – Barley Mow, Walderton We’ll be holding the annual PAM Skittles Evening at the Barley Mow Walderton on Saturday 14th September and we’ll aim to start bowling at around 7pm. Cost will be £12 per head, which includes skittles and a buffet typically consisting of: Vegetarian Quiche, Sliced Turkey & Ham, Sausage Rolls, Potato Salad, Pesto Pasta (Gluten Free), Chunky Chips, ...
  • Next meeting Thurs 13th June – Buriton Village Hall The next meeting is on Thursday 13th June and it’s an Official meeting so will be held at Buriton Village Hall, starting at 8.30pm. Weather permitting some of us will be flying quiet, slow, safe fliers such as Hummers behind the hall before the meeting. Following the usual business there will be a discussion on All ...
  • Next meeting Thurs 30th May – Social meeting at the flying field On Thursday 30th May we will have the first of our flying field Social meetings from 7.30pm onward. The weather is looking good so we’ll fly, but only quiet electric models please, no I/C, EDF, or foamboard jets. When we’ve had enough or it gets too dark we’ll go for a drink at the Rising Sun ...
  • Next meeting Thurs 16th May – THE BIG ONE! The next meeting is on Thursday 16th May and it’s an Official meeting so will be held at Buriton Village Hall, starting at 8.30pm. Weather permitting some of us will be flying quiet, slow, safe fliers such as Hummers behind the hall before the meeting. This meeting is THE BIG ONE, if you aren’t able to ...

Older Meetings

Official and Social Meetings 2019

The club has OFFICIAL meetings every fourth Thursday night in Buriton village hall.  The Club Room is open from approx 7:30pm. Formal business starts at: 8pm During Winter Months (GMT)  / 8:30pm During Summer Months (BST)

Two weeks after the Official meetings the club also has SOCIAL meetings, at the Seven Stars Stroud in the winter months, at the flying field in the summer months. The venue for Social meetings may change throughout the year, members will be notified of any changes in advance by email.

Official meetings give the opportunity to update members on current club activities and events. Official meetings may also include, talks, raffles, quizzes, plus discussions on modelling and flying.

Dates for Official and Social meetings 2019 are listed below:-

SOCIAL MEETINGS
7 February

7 March
4 April
2 May
30 May
27 June
25 July
22 August
19 September
17 October
14 November
12 December
OFFICIAL MEETINGS
21 February
21 March
18 April
16 May
13 June
11 July
8 August
5 September
3 October
31 October
28 November
 

Ron showing the latest update to his Vulcan

Ron showing the latest update to his Vulcan

Quick engine test

Quick engine test

John Warren, giving his talk on model steam engineering

 

Tony Neal, giving his talk on Pyrotechnics


Mick Harper and his foam cutter

Colonel ‘Bud’ Marconi .

 

June 9th, Steve giving his mixing demo.

 

Question Master John in action.

 

Nick and his 35% Extra 260.

 

Mick’s Lanc gets a check over.