We host a wide range of events throughout the year, from guest speakers, to aerial treasure hunts, fly outs, fly ins, summer hog roast, trips, BBQs, fish & chips, you name it, if we can put an aviation slant on it, we will do it! Students can learn from more experienced pilots, more experienced pilots can learn from students and enthusiasts can enjoy being closer to the aviation world.

This page will keep being updated as more information becomes available and more events are planned - so keep checking back!

Shrove Tuesday

Tuesday 21st Feb 2023

Join us at the Squadron Office for a flipping good night!  Be wowed at our pancake prowess and we will keeping cooking until you can eat no more...

We need to know how much mixture to make, so booking is essential - click to book your place(s)

ROCC Courses

If you are interested in joining the Radio Roster
click here to contact Chris and Liv Rowlands
with your interest. Please include a little about yourself and your aviation experience.
See also our ROCC course pages

Wings Night

25th March 2023

Why not bring family & friends to join in ESFC’s first 'Wings Award' presentation evening. Our unique 'Wings' badge will be presented to all those members who have undertaken our 'Wings Award' scheme & succeeded in achieving their pilot’s licence as well as to those already holding a pilot’s licence & who have applied for a 'Wings' badge.  Additionally a trophy will also be presented to the winner of the 2022 'Aerial Treasure Hunt'.  Importantly also, we shall conduct ESFC’s AGM for 2022/23. Finally, the evening will be completed by our own 'world famous' speaker, Kevin Arblaster, presenting his ‘Talk about the Talk: from the Albion to Kowloon’.

TICKETS £15pp (includes hot buffet)
To book your place(s) and apply for Wings (any ESFC member with a licence) contact:
by no later than 28th February


click to book your place(s) and reserve your Wings badge


Airfield Challenge

Visit at least once an airfield beginning with the initials of our Club E.S.F & C. during the calendar year in which you start the challenge.  A buddy pilot can also qualify for entry. ALL who complete the challenge will be awarded a celebratory bottle of Prosecco! Click on poster below for full details.

Monthly BBQ

to resume April 2023

BBQ to be held on the evening of the last Friday of every month, the first event being Friday 27th May.  If the weather is inclement this will be a pizza night.  Bring your own food and join us from late afternoon onwards to watch the sun go down at the Airfield whilst putting the world to rights!  Keep your eye on the Squadron Office webcam on the day for a sign showing BBQ or pizza that night.