Meetings

Club Meetings

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  • ALL MEETINGS CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
    Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic all meetings have been cancelled until further notice. Stay at home, stay safe.
  • Next meeting Thurs 19th March – CANCELLED
    Following a discussion with the committee Chairman John Wheeley has decided to cancel all future meetings until further notice. This is in line with the latest Government advice and is the only sensible thing to do at the moment. John will email all members with more information. Flying at the patch will continue but it’s up ...
  • Next meeting March 5th Feb – Social meeting at Seven Stars Stroud
    This week it’s Social Meeting time again. The next Social Meeting will be on Thursday 5th March. As before it will be held at the Seven Stars in Stroud GU32 3PG and will be from around 8pm onward. As an added incentive, I won’t be there! So no formal business, no announcements, no presentations, no raffle, just ...
  • Next meeting Thurs 20th Feb – Buriton Village Hall 8pm
    The next meeting will be held on Thursday 20th February and it’s an Official meeting so will take place at Buriton Village Hall starting at 8pm. This will be the first meeting run by our new Chairman John Wheeley and I believe he’ll be making the Official meetings a little less formal than previously. Various members ...
  • Next meeting Thurs 6th Feb – Social meeting at Seven Stars Stroud
    This week it’s Social Meeting time again. The next Social Meeting will be on Thursday 6th February. 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 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 ...

Older Meetings

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.