I am a retired Biomedical Scientist (40+ years in the NHS clinical laboratory service) with a life long passion for aviation. This passion was started...
Chris Royle's Story
March 16, 2020
November 25, 2019
Due to the current health crisis, all future Joystick Club Monday evening talks and the Wednesday evening WLAC speaker nights have been cancelled unti...
Cancelled Talks and Speaker Nights
March 16, 2020
Aviation Quiz, Highclere Castle & Top Gun!
February 24, 2020
Tonight at 1930 Roger Warman has set up a multianswer Quiz for us. Using tablets he’s providing, we can answer the on screen questions or not!
A novel digital way to Quizing, there will be a prizes you don’t have to have one of our JSC Calendars!
You’ll notice we have an invite to be at Highclere Castle to support them and the ”Forces Charities” on their VE DAY celebrations Friday May 8th.
Steve Bohill-Smith vacillated a recce of our operational area, near the cafe, where Pedal Planes and the Tomahawk Sim will be operating all day. Lady Carnarvon welcomed us with a cuppa and talked of the progress they’ve made discovering the wartime aircraft crashes on the higher ground on the estate. A Whitley, Lysander, Mustang and P38 Lightnings were just a few that didn’t clear the 900ft tree line inbound to Greenham Common, perhaps.
Steve took us, with Mike and Marion Duncombe, up to the wooden memorial Lady Carnarvon has put below the high ground...
“Top Gun” is coming to Waltham, courtesy of Roger W, May 2nd 1900 for a take off 1930! Refresh your memories before the mk2 is in our cinemas later in the year.
Next month our JSC meeting March 3rd should be a cracker withMike Lucas telling the Story they made by arriving over British Honduras in Buccaneers to keep an uprising down!