Events

All talks start at 7.30pm and supper will be available from the bar. These events are usually for Club members, for more information please contact Operations on 01628 823272 Further information on Joystick Club events from Mike Clews or via the Joystick Club website

Date

Speaker

Topic

Fri Nov 1stnd

Bonfire Night

Halloween Party. Bonfire lit – 18.45, fireworks 19.00. Kitchen open from 17.00. Music from 20.00. Come and see the spectacular fireworks from Shellscape on the other side of the airfield.

Wed Nov 6th

Paul Beaver

FAA pilots in the B of B and an update on progress with his biography of Eric “Winkle” Brown

Sat Nov 9th

JSC NIGHT

1900h – tickets £5

David Mounfield

and

Brian Mitchell

“Those Magnificent men”

A performance to mark the centenary of the first non-stop trans-Atlantic flight by pilot Capt. John Alcock and navigator Lt. Arthur Whitten Brown in a modified Vickers Vimy bomber. Magnificent Men is the nail-biting, side-splitting true story of this daredevil flight told in the stage play ‘Those Magnificent Men’ by writing duo Mitchell & Nixon. Seated in an open cockpit, they flew from Newfoundland through dense fog, sleet, snow and hail to Ireland and worldwide celebrity.

Mon Nov 25th

JSC NIGHT 1830h

Clare Mulley

“The Women Who Flew for Hitler

Note that Clare’s talk starts at 1830h.

Kitchen will be open from 1700h.

Wed Dec 4th

Steve Parrish

To be arranged

Sat Dec 7th

JSC NIGHT

Dinner and Dancing – Tickets £25. Includes a welcome glass of fizz

1830h start

Michael Coe

(a musical tribute to Neil Diamond) and

Keith Russell on accordion

Fri Dec 13th

Members Christmas Party 6pm

Drinks and snacks followed by music and dancing.

Mon Dec 16th

JSC AGM

Ian Haskell photo albums and Quiz

Thurs Dec 19th

OPEN MIC NIGHT

Join David Coe and his son Michael for an Open Mic Night – come and sing a festive hit!

2020

Date

Speaker

Topic

Wed Jan 8th

Stuart Eves

Airborne Astronomy – Please note this date has changed to the 8th from the 16th Jan

Mon Jan 20th

JSC NIGHT

Robin Batchelor.

I taught Branson hot air ballooning

Wed Jan 29th

Joint VAC and WLAC

Vintage Aircraft Club and WLAC aviation poetry evening

Wed Feb 12th

Richard Smith

Heathrow Ops

Wed Feb 19th

GASCo

GASCo Safety Evening

Perception -v- Reality – recognising hazardous attitudes

There is no need to telephone to book a place. All are welcome.

Mon Feb 24th

JSC NIGHT

Roger Warman

Aviation quiz on your mobile phone

Wed Mar 11th

Paul Stevens

Airbus Zephyr

Mon Mar 23rd

JSC NIGHT

Mike Lucas

Buccaneer pilot over Belize

“Phoenix Squadron”

Wed Apr 15th

Hugh Lawrence

The work of Martin Baker Ltd