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by Dave Bax
Sat Jul 24, 2021 4:27 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Reduce load on the Treasurer and Office and Flight Recorders Please
Replies: 0
Views: 37

Reduce load on the Treasurer and Office and Flight Recorders Please

The Office is now seriously undermanned. With my having moved 90 mins away, I will inevitably be at the club less and from August rarely at weekends. Sarah working remotely is a big help, but not enough. The Board will have to consider the way forward. Meanwhile, there are many areas where you can (...
by Dave Bax
Wed Jul 21, 2021 5:08 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Sad News - Walter Chmela
Replies: 13
Views: 407

Re: Sad News - Walter Chmela

Card closed, posted.
by Dave Bax
Sun Jul 18, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Sad News - Walter Chmela
Replies: 13
Views: 407

Re: Sad News - Walter Chmela

The card for Walter remains in the clubhouse on a round table near the office, all members are invited to sign. The card has been available for several days, it will be removed Monday lunchtime.
by Dave Bax
Sun Jul 18, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: COVID regulations and Friend/family flying
Replies: 1
Views: 57

COVID regulations and Friend/family flying

The club are advised to continue the daily register of attendance for the time being. Members are reminded: (a) to sign the register as soon as possible on arrival (b) signature is also assumed by the club to mean the member is answering "NO" to all the standard Covid questions. The Board ...
by Dave Bax
Fri Jul 16, 2021 9:25 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Club Update July 16th
Replies: 2
Views: 99

Re: Club Update July 16th

Previously ... from June 21st It is my intention to keep the general membership more up-to-date with club planning and activity. First, following a very tight election process earlier this month, thanks to all the very eligible candidates that participated. Special thanks to both Jim Fryett who lef...
by Dave Bax
Fri Jul 16, 2021 9:24 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Club Update July 16th
Replies: 2
Views: 99

Re: Club Update July 16th

Previously from July 1st It has been a difficult couple of weeks with the weather, some great days spoilt by high winds and rain showers to say nothing of the odd thunderstorms. However, several flights have taken place. thanks in no small part to the regulars supporting mid-week operations and a g...
by Dave Bax
Fri Jul 16, 2021 9:23 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Club Update July 16th
Replies: 2
Views: 99

Club Update July 16th

Tiresome weather, but, matching our priority concern to maintain/improve membership levels: we have continued to receive several new sign-ups this month, both trainees and late returning old members. As of today, we are 50 flying members and 12 social members. Unfortunately turnout during the week, ...
by Dave Bax
Tue Jul 13, 2021 6:52 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Club house water
Replies: 1
Views: 139

Re: Club house water

The Board agreed, after reviewing options, to connect the clubhouse to the new septic (and abandon the old system). This should be completed in 3 or 4 weeks time. Meanwhile, before the weekend, water will be reconnected to the kitchen in the clubhouse and the hosepipe on the west side of the main ha...
by Dave Bax
Mon Jul 12, 2021 9:36 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Sad News - Walter Chmela
Replies: 13
Views: 407

Re: Sad News - Walter Chmela

Sad news indeed, the club owes its very existence (and much more) to Walter. The club will leave a card in the club room, on the table nearest the office. Unfortunately rain most of the week, but Sunday might be ok. So will plan to close the card at the end of Sunday, or early Monday 19th. Of course...
by Dave Bax
Mon Jul 12, 2021 9:31 am
Forum: DISCUSSION
Topic: Four Bravo to the Cows
Replies: 5
Views: 194

Re: Four Bravo to the Cows

Looked like a great field selection: where you could not go wrong in any direction!