We are in the process of putting together a number of safety evenings the first of which was in Newcastle in early March 2008.
The confirmed locations at the moment include, in no particular order.
We are also looking to set up evenings at or near
Although the evenings are pretty informal, we have put together a subject list for discussion and some presentations. The evenings mould themselves around the audience present on the night. The presentation currently includes
The bigger the groups get the more difficult it is to keep the evenings informal, we had 51 people at Redhill which ended up being pretty much a presentation rather than a discussion. We are trying not to turn anyone away from the evenings and large group sizes have become common now.
Some of the subjects we are looking to include in the future are
The CAA have agreed to supply us with what they think are the things that are causing the most accidents, but to leave the evenings and how we deal with them to us, so there will be no formal involvement on their part.
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