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BrighouseMAC Club Meetings

October 2015 club meeting                            15th October 2015 at 8.00pm

AGM November 2015 club meeting                            19th November 2015 at 8.00pm AGM

December 2015 club meeting                            3rd December 2015 at 8.00pm

Please note: The club Annual General Meeting will take place at the November meeting

The December meeting will be on the first Thursday of the month and will be JOINING NIGHT


Club meetings take place at the Northowram Club, Lydgate, Northowram, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX3 7EJ.

They are on the 3rd Thursday of each month except for December, which takes place on the first Thursday.

For a location map Click HERE


Huddersfield & District MAC Swapmeet  Saturday 3rd October

HDMAC are holding a swapmeet at Shepley Methodist Church Hall, Penistone Road, Shepley Nr. Huddersfield

West Yorkshire HD8 8DB. 9.00am to 12 noon.

The Church Hall is situated on the A629, approximately half a mile North of Sovereign crossroads (A629 and A635)

on the outskirts of Shepley village. Entrance fee £3, tables FREE to sellers.

20 tables, plus bring your own camping tables. No table bookings.

Parking for 30+ cars to rear of Church Hall. Refreshments available, tea,coffee and bacon sandwiches!


HDMAC Fly-in  Sunday 18th October

Following the success of the August  Fly-In, the Members and Committee of Huddersfield and District Model Aircraft Club would like to invite members from your club to join us again for a fly-in on Sunday October 18th at our flying field “The Whams” set in the picturesque hills above Holmfirth.

Details as follows:

 Sunday October 18th
10 am start with briefing for pilots
Fixed wing only
Free winter warmer food and drinks will be available
BMFA insurance & Fixed Wing A certificate required
B certificate required for over 7kg, bear in mind our field can be challenging for large models
We have an 80dB limit so “well silenced” models only
Follow the instructions on the access road to get to the car park beyond the flightpath


O.S. Ref. 195057
Browns Edge Road, Maythorn, near Ingbirchworth, Huddersfield.
Take the A629 from Huddersfield towards Sheffield. Pass the A635 junction continuing on the A629 for 1 Mile, come to Birds Edge village and turn right immediately by the school. Proceed to the T junction and turn left. Take the 2nd road on the right (after 1 mile), Browns Edge Road. Arrive at the Flying site after half a mile on the left.

Hope you can make it!

Best wishes,

Rob Cleator

Club Secretary
Telephone: 07973 755472


Indoor flying at Whitcliffe Mount Sports Centre

Northern Area BMFA

BrighouseMAC and Northern Area BMFA have arranged two indoor events at

Whitcliffe Mount Sports Centre.

Dates and times as follows :-

Monday 26th October 1pm to 3pm

Wednesday 28th October 1pm to 3 pm

Fixed wing indoor slow flight, aerobatic, scale etc. and small (up to 120 size) helicopters.

Pilots £2, Juniors free

BMFA membership required.

For a location map Click HERE


RC Flying at Dishforth

Northern Area BMFA

Those wishing to participate must e-mail their BMFA No, Car Reg. and contact

details to Peter Hornby before the beginning of the first month they wish to fly.

Sorry but no Jets or Over 20kg models. Meeting from 10am.

Anyone wishing to attend must be on the security list.

2015 dates:-

MONTH                                 SUNDAY

October                                11th, 25th


Always check the Northern Area Web Site for latest information or cancellations.

Click HERE to go to the Northern Area BMFA web site


Any comments or questions should e-mailed to