Members page


Things to do whilst we are not flying:
1. RT Course
The BGA have set up an online RT course. Now is the ideal time to do the homework to get the FRTOL.
Visit Paul Ruskin's site for more information
2. BGA Webinars
dot Follow this link for upcoming events
dot And this link for recorded ones

3 Condora Virus Championship
dot UK Junior online competition

Use this link to register a self-declaration medical with the CAA

The club has stopped flying until further notice. Members should not visit the clubhouse. The door access code has been changed.
Instructions View the Blog here.
Code of Conduct
Registering will allow you to contribute and give automatic email updates of new posts.
If you have applied to register and not been accepted please contact the webmaster. All users need to be identified to prevent spam.
BWND Blog link
Flying Fees Information The Home Fees program gives you your flying account information, plus all your flying, including instruction and passenger flights. It is a Windows only program.
Flying accounts can also be accessed on the clubhouse computer.
BACS payments
If you make a BACS payment to your flying account. Gotthelf needs to be notified by email. Without that information he will not know about the transfer and your flying account will not be credited.
Home Fees program
Program instructions
Safety Reporting
Instructions Please report all safety related issues that do not qualify for mandatory BGA reporting.
Download and send the completed Safety Form to the Safety Officer, or post it in the clubhouse fees slot. All are studied and acted on by the safety team.
Safety Form
Aircraft Serviceability
yesKAN Puchacz
yesFUY Puchacz
yesVN Puchacz
yesLPM Astir
yesJKW Astir
yesBNH K6
Duty rotas are here
Instructions Rotas are on Google Sheets where anyone can view the documents. To edit the rota you need to be logged into a Google account, but there is no need to create a Gmail address as you can log in to Google with any email address.

Use this link to register with Google without having to create a Gmail address

Members who have made a swap can you please enter the changes online.

During the period from November to February inclusive, the winch driver changes over at 1PM, In the summer it's at 2PM.

Once the list is published it's your responsibility to arrange a replacement. Contact details are available below.
Member Contact Details
Access is limited to club members only
Instructions The list of details is only viewable by club members who have been given access to the file by the webmaster. If you would like to be given permission, please click on the link above and follow the instructions.
You will need to be logged into a Google account to do this.
Committee Minutes
Access is limited to club members only
Instructions As with the rotas and contact details you need to log on to Google and get permission from the administrator to view.
Minutes have to approved at the subsequent meeting so are published about 6 weeks after the particular meeting.
Confidential items have been redacted from the minutes.
Flying Calendar 2020
Flying Weeks
   April 20-24 - Cancelled
    May 25-29
    June 15-19
    July 20-24 Coaching & Development week
    August 3-7 Task week
    August 24-28
Instructor & Tug Pilot Meeting - Postponed
Safety Evening- Postponed
Vintage Glider Rally - Cancelled
Portmoak Expedition - May 9th to 15th - Cancelled
Open Day - Cancelled. News later
Friends and Family Day - Friday July 31st