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Full Flying Membership (Annual)

£280.50 *

Provisional Membership (note 1; Annual)

£280.50 *

Family Membership

(partner of a Full Member; Annual)

£155.50 *

Country Membership (note 3; Annual)

£155.50 *

Student Membership (notes 1,2; Annual) £155.50 *
Junior (under 16; note 1; Annual) £125
Concessionary Membership (note 4; Annual) £520
Fixed Price to Solo £925
Associate Membership (non flying; Annual) £10
Reciprocal Day Membership (note 5) £5


* Includes BGA capitation fee of £30.50 for flying members over 21.


(1) Provisional, Junior or Student members joining within a month of a Trial Lesson, (inc Extra or Group), will get five free launches.

(2) Student Membership applies to those under 25 in full time education.

(3) Country Membership is for members living more than 100 miles away.

(4) Concessionary Membership is Full or Provisional Membership for those in receipt of benefits. The £520 includes 52 flights per membership year. Details available by contacting the Treasurer or Secretary to the committee.

(5) Daily Membership is for members of other BGA or foreign clubs and is waived for clubs with a reciprocal arrangement



Trial Lessons Cost

Single Trial Lesson - (including daily membership)

Subsequent trial flights on the same day £35
Trial lesson Extra (two flights) £80
Group Lesson (four flights) £140



Glider Hire Single Seater Two Seater

Any day the glider could be used at Weston (Sat / Sun/ Public Hols etc)

£30 £45
Any other day (week days) £15 £15

Extended Hire Rate

(maximum 10 consecutive days)

£150 £200

Hire rates are charged whether or not the glider is flown during the hire period.


LaunchesRate ARate B
Two-seat club gliders£8.00£4.00
Single-seat club gliders£7.00£3.50
Private gliders£8.00£4.00



Soaring fees


Rate ARate B
DG505, K13, T21£0.35£0.25
K8, Astir£0.30£0.15


All soaring fees are per minute.


Rate A is for Full, Provisional, Country and Family members. Rate B is for Student and Junior members.


Launch failures are charged at £4.00 (£2.00 for Students and Juniors). Not applicable to Daily Members.


Soaring fees in club gliders are FREE after two hours.



Non-Flying Activities

Trailer / Caravan Ground Rent (Annual) £160
Electrical Hook-up (Annual) £50
Electrical Hook-up (Daily) £5

Workshop / Briefing Room Hire (for non- club activity; per day; up to two days)

Workshop / Briefing Room Hire (for non- club activity; per day; additional days) £25




Last updated 24 December 2017