Save Wellesbourne Airfield

by Take Flight Aviation in Wellesbourne, Warwickshire, England

To appeal a court decision preventing tenants renewing their business leases against planning policy & the spirit of the Landlord&Tenant Act

by Take Flight Aviation in Wellesbourne, Warwickshire, England

Always on


raised in 140 days



I did my helicopter instructor course at Wellesbourne in 2006 and I am aiming to do my fixed wing instructor course there in 2019. It is the best airfield in the UK and needs to remain. Graham Barral
I may not fly very often but I like coming down to Wellesbourne for my occasional lessons. My instructors are always really patient and helpful.
Too many small airfields are threatened in the UK. I took flying lessons at Cambridge EGSC and flew to a number of local small airfields. We need to keep Wellesbourne and these other airfields in the UK, many of them of historic importance. Housing developers should seek land elsewhere.
A small personal donation, but as Chairman of GAAC we are alongside in the Policy Battle to improve protection for all Airfields. Very best wishes for your success. Charles Henry FRAeS
My son Jack has just started flying lessons with Take Flight, and he loves it. Jack is 14 years old and has Aspergers, he has such a passion for flying and planes! He just can’t wait till his next lesson. It would be such a loss to all those that use the airfield and the surrounding community. Let’s save the airfield!
Since my very first visit I’ve been made to feel totally at home by the staff at ‘Take Flight Aviation’. I’ve seen groups of college students with an interest in flying been shown around the airfield and then get taken up in one of the

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