Meetings

Club Meetings

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  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...

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Official and Social Meetings 2020

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 2020 are listed below:-

SOCIAL MEETINGS
January
6 February
5 March
2 April
30 April
28 May
25 June
23 July
20 August
17 September
15 October
12 November
10 December
OFFICIAL MEETINGS
23 January
20 February
19 March
16 April
14 May
11 June
9 July
6 August
3 September
1 October
29 October
26 November
 
24 December

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.