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Derbyshire and Lancashire Gliding Club HOME

The cottage, Camphill Farm, Great Hucklow, Peak District National Park SK17 8RQ, England
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Glider lesson - let down

Was looking forward to my first glider lessons which was two lessons in one session. Finally... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
BennyLongEaton
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Long Eaton
via mobile
Glider flight. A tick for the bucket list

My partner bought me a trial flight as a xmas gift (2017). After 2 cancelled flight bookings due to... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Mark H
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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The cottage, Camphill Farm, Great Hucklow, Peak District National Park SK17 8RQ, England
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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Was looking forward to my first glider lessons which was two lessons in one session. Finally managed to book due to bad weather on several occasions in autumn/winter last year. I arrived on the airfield with no welcome or clue as to what I was...More

3  Thank BennyLongEaton
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

My partner bought me a trial flight as a xmas gift (2017). After 2 cancelled flight bookings due to bad weather, finally got to use my trial flight on Saturday 4th March. Was made very welcome, every one I met was very friendly and helpful....More

2  Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 31 July 2015

A half days course was bought as a 60th birthday gift for my husband. After a warm welcome from the friendly members of the club and some training he had three flights and took control on the last flight. He really enjoyed the day while...More

3  Thank susie_mitchell
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

What an absolutely brilliant experience, thrilling and brilliant views of the wonderful Peak District. I got to fly and take control of the glider which is great experience. The instructors are helpful to you. There's catering available for while you're waiting to fly on the...More

1  Thank Dan C
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

This club welcomes members of the public who want to try the sport of gliding. The also have a visitor area where you can bring a picnic, relax and watch the gliders take off and land. They are a really friendly bunch but if you...More

2  Thank Maurice B
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