West Woodlands Showground Frome

  • 7.54 acre site
  • Secure entrance with combination lock on the gate
  • Wide flight space
  • Seperate Helicopter Hovering Area
  • Hardcore tracks to the patch – no more mud tracks to contend with
  • 7 days a week access
  • Separate dedicated parking
  • Secure container on-site
  • Visitors are welcome, but please contact a committee member first so that we can make arrangements to meet you at the site
"The Patch"

Aerial View of the Flying Field


West Woodlands Showground, West Woodlands, Nr Frome, Somerset BA11 5ES


Flying Times

7 Days per week flying, with the following exceptions:

No Flying Christmas Day, or the week preceding and week after the cheese show each year.

When other groups have hired the site and are resident (eg caravan rallys) electric only flight is allowed, within a restricted flight area.    On other Occasions when the Showground is in use by non-resident groups I/C flight is allowed within the restricted flight aea. A list of these dates  is available on request from the secretary and can be seen on the sidebar to the left.

Monday to Saturday: 09:00hrs to dusk for IC and Electric.
Sunday: 1000hrs to 1700hrs for IC and Electric.
Sunday: 1700hrs to dusk on Sundays for Electric only, no ducted fans or high speed types after 1700hrs.