Pilot of the Month

Month: October 2015

Name: Brian Day

Comments: For his piloting skill when flying to a fellow pilots aid in the mouth of the Esk at Whitby.
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The Northumbria Hang Gliding and Paragliding Club is a small, but dedicated club consisting of pilots from Newcastle-upon-Tyne and surrounding areas of Durham and Northumberland. We have a good number of excellent, uncrowded sites covering most wind directions situated in the beautiful surroundings of the Cheviots and North Pennines. Visiting pilots are most welcome but please contact the club first.

Better still, come along to one of our club meetings for a beer and a chat, everyone welcome. We meet the first wednesday of every month at the Corner House, Heaton Road, Heaton, Newcastle, Tyne & Wear NE6 5RP Tel. 0191 2659602 at 7.30 pm.

Next Club Meeting - Wednesday 2nd December
Corner House Function Room
2000hrs - Club Meeting
2030hrs - Awards & Club Dinner
Upcoming Notable Meetings & Events
2nd Dec - Awards & Club Dinner
2nd March - Re-Pack Demo (Ronnie Freeman)

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