A Field for Flying

    There has been a model airfield on the Pebblebed Heaths since before World War Two, originally located on Aylesbeare Common. Now located near Uphams plantation, this site provides a flying ground for members of the East Devon Radio Control Club who maintain the open field area and have a license with us to use the site. They are asking dog owners to keep their dogs on a lead whilst walking around or on the airfield.

    There has been a model airfield on the Pebblebed Heaths since before World War Two, originally located on Aylesbeare Common. Now located near Uphams plantation, this site provides a flying ground for members of the East Devon Radio Control Club who maintain the open field area and have a license with us to use the site.

    Other people are  welcome to walk or ride through the airfield but please remember to take care if the field is in use by the club. Recently some visitors have assumed that this field is a dog exercise area. If you are walking your dog through the field while it is in use please follow advice from club members to keep everyone safe and keep your dog under close control. Please do not allow your dog to approach other people or any equipment. The aircraft are fragile so a boisterous dog can easily cause accidental damage which can be both upsetting and expensive.

    Model aircraft are only to be flown from the model air field location by members of the East Devon Radio Control Club. If you wish to fly here please contact the club for more information. They are keen to welcome new members. Flying elsewhere on the heaths is not permitted nor is flying of drones. https://eastdevonrcc.bmfa.org/

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