I’ve just had a message from John Veasey, to say that Pedham Place gave him wrong information yesterday and that the function room is not available on Thursday, so again we are having to postpone the Christmas buffet until next Tuesday 19/12/17. Same time same place. Sorry if this disrupts any plans you have made, but it has not been of our making.
Owing to the weather forecast for Tuesday night looking quite unfavourable, with possibly icy conditions, it has been decided to postpone the Christmas buffet until Thursday evening, same time same place. If you know a member who does not have internet access please let them know.
Contractors for Esso pipeline which runs under our field and the lane will be carrying out repair to the tarmac on the lane where the pipeline runs on Thursday 7th December so there will be no access that day.
On behalf of Bob Ryan and the rest of the committee thank you to those that turned up and did such sterling work on the lane yesterday; the car park was packed and the difference is amazing. I’m sorry that the committee were not much in evidence during the time that most of the work was carried out, as we were in a meeting with the jet flyers, discussing … Read More
As of today there are still a few members who have not renewed, in some cases despite contacting me to say that they will. I will not be sending any more reminders, so from my point of view if they have not renewed by Thursday week they have left and I will be emailing to offer the places to those on the waiting list. If you have any particular pals … Read More
Due to the weather forecast for Saturday we are postponing the work party on the lane until the 25th starting about 11 am.
Don’t forget the work party to tidy up the lane is next Saturday 18th. At the moment the weather prediction looks fair.
Hi All, Homebase have got the fold-up trolly’s similar to Bill’s and John’s in a half price sale, £20 instead of £39-99 if anybody is interested. https://www.homebase.co.uk/folding-cart-with-pvc-liner_p253242 I have just bought one, maybe worth putting on the website. Steve
Kent Interclub annual final event. The “Kent Cup” held for those who entered the Kent Interclub Multilaunch Glider competitions in 2017. For those who have not heard, our Chairman Bob Ryan was the winner of the Kent Cup last Sunday. He faced stiff opposition at the venue in Tonbridge, but a near perfect score took him to victory. Well done Bob.
Stewart Keeble had a lucky escape yesterday when his Hotliner suddenly developed a significant smoke trail and had a forced landing. The speed controller had cooked, fortunately causing no fire damage with only a small crack in the fuselage caused by the force landing. Unfortunately I did not have a camera to hand when the incident occurred which is a shame because the smoke trail, was impressive.