Flying solo at 15

Fifteen-year-old Olly Taylor, pictured, has recently become the youngest member of Borders Gliding Club at Milfield to qualify to fly solo in a glider.

Friday, 16th November 2018, 12:07 pm
Olly Taylor

The minimum age to fly solo in a glider in the UK is 14.

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Olly’s training was subsidised by a bursary from Seahouses and District Rotary Club.

If any young person would like to benefit from this bursary, email the club secretary at