Not something that will affect the club directly, but will impact some members, are the new signs and rules at Thurnham stating no drones or motor gliders. All powered gliders will need props removed to comply with the rules. It’s a shame, but it could have been a lot worse!
Following the BMFA update today (6th March) and barring any changes by uk.gov, the club field will be reopening for flying activities from March 29th. Camping will be allowed from April 12th and use the same booking systems as before the last lockdown: Anyone wishing to camp will need to contact the committee to book […]
In case you are not already aware, in line with governments latest rules for dealing with the Corona virus pandemic the field is open as from today. Please be aware of the guidance regarding travelling between tiers and that the field is in tier 3. Please note the following regarding Track and Trace at the […]
Following Government and BMFA announcements, the field will be reopening for flying activities from next Wednesday (2nd) December. All previous controls, including track & trace (07984 374611) and social distancing remain in place and should be adhered to at all times. A copy of the current COVID guidelines is available from the website at: https://bickleymfc.org/back-in-the-air-additional-rules-for-the-field-during-covid-19-pandemic/
Another lockdown will be with us commencing this Thursday for one month. (We hope).We have read the government’s rules and it is clear that social model flying and making unnecessary journeys will be prohibited. Our field will be locked down with no admission except for essential maintenance as of Thursday 5th until further notice and […]
We have been advised that the machine used to clear the overhanging vegetation in the lane has now been repaired, so the lane and field will be closed this coming Friday (9th October) for cutting. Many thanks.
Bob Ryan is having a bit of a clear out of modelling bits and pieces he doesn’t use. If there is anything that is of use, make him an offer and they are yours. Most of this Festo stuff is unused and even if it has been used only on a test stand. Other stuff […]
As you will have read in the the recent Chairman’s update, a sale of Mick Abraham’s remaining modelling estate will be taking place at the field on this coming Saturday. Mick was a prolific modeller, and you’re sure to find a bargain too kickstart that winter project. Please remember to bring a mask, gloves and […]
Sadly, this event is now postponed until further notice.
As you may be aware, further restrictions on gatherings have been announced from 14th September. For this reason, camping at the field is once again sadly suspended until further notice.