Dates for gliding courses 2015
Our main dates for individuals who wish to take the One Day Course or Trial Lesson are as follows:
  • Sat Sept 5th
  • Sat Sept 12th
  • Sat Sept 26th
Please contact Patrick, our Trial Lesson and One Day Secretary to book your course. These are our main dates for 2015, other dates may become available and there may be limited availability on some Sundays, so please enquire for more information.

If you wish to make a group booking, please contact Nigel, our Group Course Secretary. The dates for group courses need to be made by arrangement.

Congratulations Ladia!
Oliver Solo
Congratulations Ladia on going solo at the Upward Bound Trust on Sunday 28th June 2015

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Congratulations Oliver!
Oliver Solo
History in the making
Congratulations Oliver on becoming the youngest pilot to go solo at the Upward Bound Trust on your 14th birthday, from all of us at the UBT!

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50th Anniversary Celebrations
50th Anniversary 2015
The Upward Bound Trust (UBT) will celebrate 50 years of training young people to fly gliders in 2015. The UBT would like to extend an invitation to former members/pupils and friends to join us in our celebrations during the Vintage Rally weekend on 2nd, 3rd and 4th of May 2015.

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Glider Flight for BBC's Weatherman Matt Taylor
BBC Weatherman Matt Taylor took to the skies on this beautiful day in September 2012.
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Achievements 2014
Achievements 2014
There have been a number of gliding achievements in 2014. Congratulations to Henry, Jacqui, Thomas, Mike, Charles and Ruhul!

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Vintage Rally 2014
Our annual Vintage Glider Rally took place on the first Bank Holiday weekend of May.

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