Posted on 25 January, 2019
Lasham Gliding Society Winter Talks 2018/19
Saturday talks will usually commence at 6pm and will be held in the Brown Elephant briefing room at Lasham. Although most of the events are free of charge it is customary that a silver collection is made at the end of each talk for the Lasham Trust or other deserving cause of the speaker’s choosing. Dinner will be available in the restaurant afterwards. Booking is advisable at firstname.lastname@example.org. Or 01256 384910. The bar is also available to members and visitors at all times.
Lasham Gliding Society’s address is Lasham Airfield, Avenue Road, Basingstoke, Hants, GU34 5SS. Telephone 01256 384900
All events are subject to short notice change so if you are travelling a long way please check first to verify that it is still taking place.
Saturday 2nd Feb – A talk by Dave Latimer on the “Glide Britain” promotional activities for our sport that took place across the nation over the last couple of years.
Saturday 9th Feb – A talk Air Chief Marshall (Retd) Sir John Allison KCB CBE on the Cold War from his own perspective as an air defence pilot in that era.
Saturday 16th Feb – To be confirmed – A visit to the RAF WW2 bunker at Uxbridge. The WW2 bunker is now open as a public museum and this will be the last time that we will be able to organise a special visit for Lasham people. It is currently not certain that this event will be able to go ahead.
Saturday 23rd Feb – Traditional pub quiz evening with fish ‘n chips organised by the Golden Glider. Come and put your thinking hats on. There will be a small charge for this event.
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