Author Archives: Paul Hannell

BMFA 2021 Renewals

Hi everyone – the BMFA website is now open for 2021 renewals – goto login & select membership. You can pay by card, or direct from your bank account.It’s important you renew your BMFA before the end of January (latest 1 week before) – in good time for SWEF renewal on the 1st February.Best… Read More »

Renewals moved to 1st Feb 2021 – £60

I’m not sure if everyone was made aware of this – membership renewal has been moved from 1st November to 1st February 2021. You need to make sure you’ve renewed your BMFA in good time (latest 1 week before); otherwise we will have to cancel your SWEF membership (& direct debit).You can of course re-apply… Read More »

Track and Trace

Hi all – in keeping with Covid19 compliance, we have provided a tracking page for you to record your visits to the club & enable us to notify relevant people if anyone tells us they have been tested positive. We ask everyone to act responsibly and comply with this request, it only takes a few… Read More »

Renewals & chopping up the Caravan

Couple of news items: Membership Renewals will automatically occur on 1st November by direct debit. The renewal fee of £50 for adults or £25 for Juniors (non-family members) will automatically be requested from your direct debit on 1st November. Chopping up the Caravan It appears the cheapest way to get rid of the caravan (in… Read More »

2019 AGM & News

The 2019 AGM was well attended – please see the Meeting Minutes Other News – We’ve moved the mower back to the barn until we get a secure container, as it appears the club house was scouted recently by person(s) unknown. – Paul has decided to stand down from the committee & we all thank… Read More »

AGM Reminder 29th Sept 2pm & BMFA News

Just to remind everyone the AGM is Sunday 29th September 2pm at the club. BMFA News Also, in case you haven’t heard, the BMFA published an update recently with some positive news regarding upcoming registration & training – see here at :

Congrats to the ‘A’ Team

The ‘A’ Team 4 brave members took their ‘A’ cert test yesterday – Noel is pleased to say all passed with flying colours! Congrats to – Rupert, Keith, Chris & Steve – the ‘A’ team (I think we all know who Keith is…) More ‘A’ cert practice sessions will be arranged – usually Sundays (I… Read More »

Prepping for the ‘A’ Cert

Following the initial session last Sunday (thanks to Noel), I’ve extracted relevant content from the BMFA documents – to make it easier to understand what we need to do for the fixed wing ‘A’ Cert. I hope you find this information useful [table id=4 /]* written from the examiners pov We’re meeting up again on… Read More »

​’A’ cert Training day – Sunday 2nd June 10:45am

​’A’ cert Training day – Sunday 2nd June 10:45am Noel is giving an  ‘A’ cert training day on Sunday 2nd June, starting at 10:​45am – this is great opportunity so I hope you can make it. ​It’s worth coming along – even if you’re a complete novice/beginner – the purpose of the test is to… Read More »