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Spring 2019

Spring 2019 Despite the fact that it is still early in the year it has been a busy time at the National Centre. We have already hosted a considerable amount of flying and the calendar…

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Autumn 2018

Following on from the busy summer the activity continued into the Autumn with every weekend booked out to model flying events. As we moved into late summer the weather continued to smile on us with…


Summer 2018

Well, what a summer it is so far! After a rather shaky start weather wise we are currently experiencing something of a heatwave. In terms of flying weather, it has been fantastic and pretty much…


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Spring 2018 Update

The eagle eyed amongst you will notice that previous blogs have generally been designated by month, whereas this offering goes under the much vaguer title of spring, it’s been a busy start to the year…


December 2017 Blog

Site In order to produce the December2017 Blog I had a quick look back at the same month in 2016. Reading the update from 12 months ago really highlighted how much progress has been made…


September – October Blog

Buckminster Blog September/October We are overdue a Blog for the National Centre so this one is a snapshot for September and October. It has been a full on Autumn at BMFA Buckminster and it is…


Buckminster Blog – August 2017

General It has been yet another busy month at the National Centre with a steady increase in day to day activity as well as regular event bookings at weekends. The season ticket holders are making…


July Blog – 25/7/2017

General It continues to be fairly busy at the National Centre with an increasing number of regular flyers making use of the facilities as well as a good stream of first timers coming to take…


June Blog 21-6-2017

Events It has been a busy few weeks at the National Centre with the BARCS Radioglide event taking place over the late May Bank Holiday followed by the BMFA University and Schools Payload Challenge over…