Articles by Steve Kenney

Touch and Go Competition at Whissendine

Chris Jones has kindly submitted the following video, taken on 21st August at Whissendine, during the Touch and Go Comp, organised by Pete Duckworth. Many thanks to Chris for doing this!




Whissendine Miniature Steam Rally – June 1-2

Melton Mowbray and District Model Engineering Society are holding their open weekend, Whissendine, on June 1st-2nd.   The club is supporting this event with slot cars, drones and model aircraft etc., so please make a…



Lipo safety at Whissendine

For safety, the committee have added a fire blanket and fireproof pad on the bench at the Whissendine flying site.   Please ensure that any lipos are charged on the pad (just in case!).


BMFA Swapmeet – April 7 at Buckminster

A date for your diaries: BMFA Buckminster are holding a swapmeet on April 7th – £2 for admission for buyers. Starts 07/04/2019 at 10:00 Venue BMFA Buckminster Location Sewstern, Nr Grantham Open from 8am for…



St Mary’s Church event in Melton

If you would like to see some indoor flying in one of the most unique locations, we will be soaring around with demonstration flights inside St Marys Church in Melton this Saturday morning, 9th March!…


RAF Tornados To Make Final Flypast

Earlier this month, Tornados returned to the UK for the last time, to RAF Marham in Norfolk, ending nearly 40 years in service. Introduced in 1979 as the GR1, the aircraft was first used in…