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Saturday 29 Aug: All gridded up but.....

So it’s Saturday. All gridded up but we are stood down for at least half an hour. A pattern is emerging at the briefings. BBB collected their prize for the best performance of Day 4. HNA gave us the story of their epic flight and advertised a (different) vario. Bill remarked that the met looked the same as yesterday. Andy is sending us to Tocwith, Castle Howard, Burn, Malton and Goole N. The sniffer sniffed and turned his nose up so Eddie, our tugmaster, decided to return to the clubhouse in style in the Cub.

Eddie tug

It’s the 50th anniversary this year of the “Warminster Thing” . The BBC said “The reports of the UFO, known as "The Warminster Thing", came from many people who heard mysterious sounds and saw objects in the night sky in 1965.” The “Pocklington Thing” was reported overhead and seen by many pilots and crew this morning. A communication has been received by wireless telegraphy.....

Grid from drone comp

Day 4 preliminary scores - Update
Saturday 29th - Task


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