Articles by John Mattingley

Drone Registration

Some Bold statements in the news today, but does it affect us? In short, NO As BMFA members we are exempt from the law change that takes effect on the 31st November. This exemption covers…

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Winter ‘Fly-in’

Sunday 29th December Escape the house, come and huddle round an open fire, eat sausage and bacon butties and drink coffee. After this, if the weathers good, do some flying. If its rubbish, we can…

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Club Day Report

A great end to a great summer The last really hot day of the summer saw a full carpark, smoke rising from the bbq and many members taking part in some friendly competitions. Our chairman…

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CLUB DAY News

So, preparations are in hand and going well. There will be a pilots brief at 11am, please arrive before this. Obviously normal sports flying can take place before this also. The weather looks to be…

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CLUB DAY

This coming sunday the 15th September BBQ, Sports Flying, Fun fly, Scale & vintage/classic. Trophies up for grabs, kindly donated by ALGAR electric motors ltd. Pilots breif @ 11am

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BMFA Power Nationals

The BMFA 2019 British National Championships for Radio Control, Control Line & Scale with Full Trade Support and a Super Outdoor Swapmeet on Sunday. 6 Competition Radio Control Flightlines and 7 Competition Control Line Circles….

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Vintage/Classic PM Rescheduled

Due to fairly high winds today, I have decided to reschedule to our next club night, Thursday 1st August. Hopefully the weather will be better and you can make it. I will still attend today…

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Diary Dates

Upcoming events and dates for your diary 28th July. This Sunday, vintage and classic model afternoon. This is a themed afternoon of model flying. All and everything very welcome. Vintage and classic scratch built models…

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Club Day

Please note that the date for this event has changed to the 15th of september. The current plan is to make this a Finale of all the events that have or will occur during the…

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Scale Day Report

“Just home after a an excellent scale day. A great mix of club members and models, a thoroughly good time had by all.” “Best scale day ever” Feedback received about the recent scale day. Lookout…

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