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Local Model Shops

Airtek Hobbies - Pete Hinchcliffe's online model shop. Excellent products at competitive prices

Leeds Model Shop - Long established model shop with vast stock

T9 Hobbysport - If you like gliders then this website is worth a look

Slope Racer - Now run by Tony Fu, just this side of Leeds. Great choice of moulded gliders

Fastlad - Into Helicopters? They also sell RC equipment for all types of model

Useful Weather Sites that I use a lot

Holme Moss Meteorological Observatory - Useful for one of our local slope sites

Metcheck - Pretty accurate and easy to use site.

XCWeather - Very good site that has lot's of detail and real time information. Good for the glider boys

Wunderground - Very good for showing real time wind details

Will It Rain Today - Great real time and historic information about rainfall. Very useful

Wetterzentrale - Weather pattern predictions for the next nine days.

Forums and Organisations

RCGroups - A wealth of modelling information. International but with a rather American bias

RCMF - A British forum covering all aspects of RC modelling.

BARCS - British Association of Radio Controlled Soarers

BMFA - Our hobby's national governing body