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Preserving the History of Gliding in Great Britain

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The primary aim of the Gliding Heritage Centre is to preserve our British gliding heritage and make it accessible to the public. It is an educational resource where visitors can learn about the history of gliding and the more general aspects of gliding as a sport.

Gliding Heritage Centre is a registered charity (Charity No.1148972).

Situated at Lasham, the largest gliding club in the world; the Gliding Heritage Centre is open for tours 2pm every Sunday throughout the year. If you wish to visit us at any other time, then please see our visits page to find out how to arrange a special visit.

Weather permitting, we fly our gliders on the first Sunday of each month.

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Construction of the GHC Workshop to Start in Spring 2020

Thanks to a very generous bequest from one of our members, the late Trish Williams, together with other donations, we are now able to start the construction of the GHC workshop. This will enable us to renovate and maintain the collection, keep alive the knowledge and skills involved in working on vintage gliders and demonstrate the techniques to visitors. Work will start in the spring and it planned that the workshop will be operation later in the year.

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Visit the GHC News Page to catch up on all the latest activities of the Gliding Heritage Centre.

If you would like more information about the Gliding Heritage Centre, or are considering a donation towards this very worthy cause, please follow the link to the Donations page.

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If you would like to make a deeper commitment, then please consider joining as a Member. As a member you will have the opportunity to become more deeply involved in the activities of the organisation, to serve its aims and objectives and indeed to help shape the future of the Gliding Heritage Centre.

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