Saturday, 30 December 2023 / Published in Club Site Photos, General News, Photographs
Mark Ollier has been a member of Leek and Moorland Model Gliding Association since he was in the womb, or thereabouts. For those of you who don’t know, Mark was eased into model flying by Ivan Bradbury, who was a teacher originally in the Leek area, when he was many years younger. Mark is an
Friday, 03 November 2023 / Published in Competition Photos, Photographs
Here is a selection of photos taken by various sharp shooters, but predominately Dave Goodenough, our resident scribe, who also penned an eloquent article describing the day’s events at Edge Top, Leek and Moorland Gliding Club on Sunday 29th October 2023
Friday, 03 November 2023 / Published in Competition News, General News
There are times when the stars align, someone bends a knee and chants Wiccan oaths, because Samhain is drawing near.  Was it Ant Jervis, or were others arrayed in the Pagan circle?  Whatever the reason, the last Sunday in October dawned clearer than expected, the forecasted harsh wind had calmed and the sun shone.  The
Saturday, 12 August 2023 / Published in Competition News, General News
August Antics Come Summertime, or what passes for it, our stalwart committee members task the inestimable Mr Jervis with holding the annual scale competition at whichever slope happens to suit the prevailing breeze, wind or howling gale.  This year we had a washout Saturday, wisely cancelled early, with the Sunday left as default for those