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The Gliding Centre

Husbands Bosworth Airfield, Lutterworth LE17 6JJ, England
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Brilliant Taster of Gliding!

I did a 1 hour taster of gliding for my birthday and had a great time. Wonderful exhilarating... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
steveV4960AZ
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Glider experience

My partner went up in a glider here for the 1st time ever. The whole experience was excellent. All... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
xxLadyVxx
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Situated in the heart of England, on the beautiful Leicestershire / Northamptonshire border, The Gliding Centre is one of the UK’s premier gliding clubs. Husbands Bosworth is a 1500 metre East / West grass airfield with a 300 metre asphalt strip that we use during the winter. if you are looking for something a little different for a gift then we offer air experience vouchers. Want to dip your toe and see if learning to fly i what you would like to do then try our one day course. We also have a cafe which is open 0800-1600 hours and conference facilities.
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“Brilliant Taster of Gliding!”
3 weeks ago
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Husbands Bosworth Airfield, Lutterworth LE17 6JJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did a 1 hour taster of gliding for my birthday and had a great time. Wonderful exhilarating experience soaring above Northants/Leicestershire. Everyone was really friendly and helpful and it was good to learn a bit about the history of this WW2 airfield from chatting...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner went up in a glider here for the 1st time ever. The whole experience was excellent. All the staff were welcoming and friendly. The glider pilot was informative and really good. Top class day to remember.

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

The Gliding Centre, is on the site of a former WW11 Airfield of RAF Husbands Bosworth Leicestershire LE17 6JJ From the Air you get great views of both Leicestershire and Northamptonshire You have to do it to see what you have been missing bring your...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Gliding every day weather conditions allowing. A good fleet of modern gliders, superb instructors, excellent facilities.

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Why didn't I do this years ago? A very welcoming place and lovely people. It was more than just the flight in the end but the flight itself was great. And they let me have a go to! I know what to do for Christmas...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

I am currently completing my solo gliding pilot course here and I am really enjoying it! The instructors are great and make sure I feel confident in what I am doing. Great value for money and just a generally great day out!

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great food at a very reasonable price and alwsys made to feel really welcome. Nice clean bathrooms too. Lots of planes and flying to see and take part in too in you fancy something exciting

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Brilliant whether you’re looking for a one off air experience flight or want to learn to fly. Great value for money and an amazing way to see the beautiful Northamptonshire/ Leicestershire countryside

Thank Steve W
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