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Mike Bushel Gliding – The Movie

By |2018-07-09T14:18:20+00:00August 15th, 2015|Camphill Blog|

Mike Bushell - The Movie Mike Bushell from the BBC tries his hand at gliding For those of you who missed the broadcast. you can find it at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-33945275 Instruction is truly free - you just pay for each launch and the time you spend in the air. For a Junior, that's [...]

BBC’s Mike Bushell Tries his hand at Gliding

By |2018-07-09T14:18:20+00:00June 26th, 2015|Camphill Blog|

  Mike Bushell from the BBC tries his hand at gliding BBC Sports reporter Mike Bushell came to the Camphill Vintage week on its 80th birthday to further the sport of gliding especially amongst the young. His Saturday Breakfast TV sport round-up on BBC1 will be aired in the next few weeks and [...]

Vintage Rally 2015

By |2018-07-09T14:18:20+00:00May 20th, 2015|Camphill Blog|

Oh Look!! No Winch! June 19 - 26th Camphill Vintage Rally. Visitors Welcome. Why Not come and enjoy a great day out in the Peak district National Park

Best flying Day so far…

By |2018-07-09T14:18:20+00:00May 20th, 2015|Camphill Blog|

From Dave Salmon. Yesterday was probably the best flying day of the year to date and well worth the organisation of the additional day's flying. The 20 or so who came were rewarded with a soarable westerly, thermals, and wave to 4500. There were lots of soaring flights, both club and private, and several others [...]

Bonus Day

By |2018-07-09T14:18:20+00:00May 13th, 2015|Camphill Blog|

A bonus day for club gliders!  The day had almost been given up on because of high winds in the morning with wave effects that resulted in the west edge windsock indicating strong west wind and the launch point wind sock showing an east wind!!  But by about 2.30 things had quietened down somewhat. With [...]

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