Christchurch and District Model Flying Club

Sloping Off - our newsletter



Chairman’s Chatter, by Terry Antell

AGM Agenda and business

Construction and Finish Comp

“Hello Longhamistas” by David Bintcliffe

A blast from the past part 2 by David Bicker

Designing, building and flying the Geoffrey de Havilland Biplane #2 by David Bintcliffe

A vist to Win Green, by David Bicker


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Model of the decade? David Bincliffe’s Geoffrey De Havilland No. 2 Biplane. Completely researched, designed, built and flown at Longham by David. A superb achievement

Closing dates for articles, photos, jokes, rants etc, for Sloping Off

March by 28 February
June by 31 May,
September by 31 August,
December by 30 November

To join us, and fly at our private sites at Strawberry Field for land electric and Longham Reservoir for electric waterplanes, as well as numerous public sites,just get in touch via the website at

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