Category Archives: News

School Closed until Further Notice

Following the latest Government advice regarding COVID-19, and restrictions regarding social interaction, we feel obliged to close the Flying School until further notice to protect all staff, customers and the general public. All vouchers and memberships will be extended for … Continue reading

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Coronavirus

    CORONAVIRUS UPDATE         March 17th 2020 EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY Official guidelines seem to be changing on a daily basis. In the meantime, we are going to do our best to keep people flying for as long as we can, and … Continue reading

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Fly-Out to Caernarfon

Great fortune was enjoyed on Saturday 24th August …… Caernarfon Airfield was lucky enough to receive a select band of aviators from Fenland Flying School on their first visit to a ‘foreign country’ and first trip over mountainous terrain, and … Continue reading

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Student of the Year 2019

The CFI’s Cup is awarded to the student, who, in the opinion of the CFI, is the overall best student! This year it has been a particularly difficult task as all 11 new licence holders could have been a worthy … Continue reading

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Student of the Year 2018

So….the CFI’s Cup is presented annually to the student who, in the opinion of the CFI is the most deserving! During this year we have had a student who has ticked all the aviation boxes – he has natural aptitude and … Continue reading

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Fly Out to the Somme Battlefields

After literally months of meticulous planning and excited anticipation, plus, not a little worry (would the weather be suitable, would the aircraft be in check / serviceable, would the Instructor be in an amenable mood, etc, etc), the morning of … Continue reading

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Day out in Calais

Wales’ loss was France’s gain!! We were pleasantly surprised to be visiting Calais on Saturday when, for some time, we had planned to fly to Caernarfon. This was not a navigational error but a cunning ruse to avoid the worst … Continue reading

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Club Fly-Out to Amiens

“Fancy a fly-out?” says Jeff. “Good idea!” says I. So the search for a destination began…. and we very soon found ourselves planning a club trip to Amiens for the Fly-In weekend in May. We luckily, and very kindly, had … Continue reading

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Day out to RAF Coningsby

We were so lucky to be one of a few Flying Clubs to be invited to RAF Coningsby for the day, to see how the other half live…….! So we grabbed the offer with both hands, and ten of us … Continue reading

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PA 28 Archer II joins the fleet

Welcome G-SAPI! We are lucky to be able to make available this well-appointed, clean and tidy Archer II. G-SAPI has to be one of the nicest- flying PA28s ever! Available to Elite Members for online booking. Happy days!  

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