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Proud to Support Essex & Herts Air Ambulance

Essex & Suffolk Gliding club is proud to support the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance.ย  This year we raised ยฃ616.62 as a donation from our very successful Open Weekend in June. We received the Certificate of Recognition (pictured) from our colleagues at the Air Ambulance which is based at Earls Colne Airfield just a few […]

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The new mower 170911

Lawn mowing on a different scale

Here is Brad with our new mower. This is slightly different to your average back garden. More than 40 acres of our runway need mowing on a very regular basis. Mind you the mower is also not what you use on the grass next to your house. This is a Ransom mower and its cut […]

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The winners of the ICL at Wormingford 20.08.17

Eastern Region Interclub League at Wormingford 20.08.17

Essex & Suffolk Gliding Club hosted the last leg of the 2017 Eastern Region Interclub League on the weekend of 19th and 20th of August. Congratulation to the winners who are (left to right): Paul Rice (ESGC) – Pundit, Peter Hibbard (Anglia Gliding Club) – Intermediate, Richard Hayhoe (ESGC) – Novice. These are provisional subject […]

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George White Solo

George II

ย A colourful day at ESGC saw fourteen year old George White being sent solo by George Green. Our fifth Junior solo pilot in two months!

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ESGC Clubhouse

This Weeks Flying Schedule

Week commencing 11th Sept Monday: Closed ๐Ÿ™ Tuesday:ย Closed ๐Ÿ™ Wednesday:ย Open ๐Ÿ™‚ Thursday: Closed ๐Ÿ™ Friday: Open ๐Ÿ™‚ Saturday: Open ๐Ÿ™‚ Sunday: Open ๐Ÿ™‚

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