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Excellent result in the end

The problems dèscribed by my wife (LindaP) were very frustrating and left a sour taste. However, it... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
ianpR9423KJ
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Darwen, United Kingdom
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gift was stunning present

My wife bought me a gliding experience here a few years ago, got to say its a contradictory... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
SlingP
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Preston, United Kingdom
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26 May 2018
“Excellent result in the end”
15 Apr 2018
“Warning do not buy a gift voucher from this club, as they will not honour it”
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

The problems dèscribed by my wife (LindaP) were very frustrating and left a sour taste. However, it appears that the lack of communication was caused by a technical error and my visit went ahead. I am delighted to say that it was a wonderful experience!...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

I bought a gift voucher for my husband for Christmas, so that he could enjoy a trial lesson at this club. He then tried to arrange this by leaving numerous voice mail messages (at various times of the day and weekends too) and sending emails,...More

2  Thank Linda P
RICHARD T, chairman at Bowland Forest Gliding Club, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Hi Linda, sorry you have had trouble with our system. It's bad enough contending with the weather without a technical glitch as well . However, we are delighted that you are now coming to visit us in May and trust that you will have a...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

My wife bought me a gliding experience here a few years ago, got to say its a contradictory experience. on the one hand you have the adrenaline fuelled rush of the cable launch, going up at 60 deg incline just like a kite. once you...More

Thank SlingP
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Can't recommend enough . Fabulous experience . Went with friend . Friendly professional club. Would recommend

1  Thank Beverley M
Reviewed 19 August 2016

As an aviation enthusiast, I ordered a trial lesson voucher online for just £60. Cheaper than any other type of flying, and the £60 is deducted from annual membership upon joining. Being antsy about wanting to fly, my partner and I arrived at the Club...More

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

First visited during June 2014 to begin a gliding scholarship course here. This club is very well organised and everybody is very friendly. The views from the air are fantastic - particularly over Beacon Fell and Parlick Hill.

Thank antonybellamy
Reviewed 6 September 2015

An excellent experience with friendly members and instructors. A lovely place to fly or learn to fly with a local hill that 'works' in all but northerly winds. Extremely well looked after club fleet.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 17 August 2015

My partner and I had a very good day out using a voucher I had bought him from the Bowland Forest Gliding Club website. (vouchers are good for one year). It was a a beautiful day which helped enormously as you are quite high up...More

1  Thank makoshr
Reviewed 9 September 2014

I am an aviation enthusiast, but had never tried gliding before. My wife bought me a trial lesson as a present, and I used it recently. I had to book for a certain date, and was at the mercy of the weather, but that turned...More

3  Thank PrestonCoolerKing
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I bought gift vouchers they are valid for 12 months.
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