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Ref Location Parachute Operation County Postcode Date Open Closed / Still Operating Further Operator Details CCIs Instructors  Aircraft used Misc
1 Abbotsley (Rectory Farm) A1 Skydiving Centre Huntingdonshire CB23 7PG

Arthur Collingwood
Twin Otter
1 Abbotsley (Rectory Farm) Duck End Parachute Club Huntingdonshire PE19 6UE

2 Aboyne ParaClan Aberdeenshire
George Phillips

Wilga G-BCIC
3 Aldershot Red Devils Hampshire GU11 2BY
Closed The Red Devils Ted Lewington, Chris Allen
Rapide, Islander
4 Andrews Field. Great Saling, Nr Braintree Anglia Skydiving Club Essex CM6 3TH 1974 1975 Anglia Skydiving Club

5 Ansty Spread Eagles Parachute Club Dorset DT2 1976

6 Arbroath, HMS Condor Scottish Parachute Club Angus DD11 3SJ 1964, 1965 Closed Scottish Parachute Club

Used for 'Scottish International Parachute Championships' 1964, 65 - See further details at
7 Ashbourne Ashbourne Parachute Club Derbyshire DE6 1HA

C-182 G-ARWL
7 Ashbourne Peak District Parachute Club Derbyshire DE6 1HA
Closed D. Orton, Derek Schofield, Dave Hickling

C-182 G-AWRL
8 Bad Lippspringe, Germany Rhine Army Parachute Association Germany
1959 Current Operation
M. Turner, R. Runacres, M. Jackson  (all 64-68), R. Acraman 68-71, McQueen 71-83, Jack Fowler 83-85, Bob Charters 85-88, Jim Coffey 88-93, Nick Harrison 93-96, Jim Scarratt 96-00, Mick Nealis 00-02, Mark Bayada 02-05, Dave Openshaw 05-07, Mark Tether 07-

Commandants Tom Oxley Jan 72-Feb 84, Bob Card Feb 84 to Apr 89, Nick O'Brien Apr 89 to Aug 93,S. McNeish Au 93 to Aug 95, John Horne Aug 95 to Feb 99, Alan Wright Feb 99  to Jun 04, Paul Moore Jun 04 to  // Rhine Army Parachute Association, Flugplatz, 33175 Bad Lippspringe, Germany, BFPO 16
9 Badminton Badminton Parachute Club Gloucestershire GL9 1DD
John (Jake) Saunders
9 Badminton South Cotswold Parachute Club Gloucestershire GL9 1DD

9 Badminton West Wilts Parachute Club Gloucestershire GL9 1DD

9 Badminton Wales and West Parachute Club Gloucestershire GL9 1DD 1977
Les Melhuish

10 Ballykelly NI SPC County Londonderry BT49
George McGuinness, Tim Andrewes, Geordie Page

11 Beccles UK Parachuting Norfolk NR34 7TE
Current Operation
12 Bembridge
Isle of Wight PO35 5TR

Terry Hogan,  Eric Mitchell C-180
13 Berefarm Dorset Parachute Centre Dorset
1985 1988 Mac McLaughlin  Mac McLaughlin 
C206 G-BDGL 
14 Bickmarsh Midland Parachute Centre Warwickshire B50 4PD 1975 1979
14 Bickmarsh WASP (Warwickshire Aviation and Sport Parachuting) Warwickshire B50 4PD

15 Biggin Hill Capital Parachuting School Kent TN16 3BN 
Brian Laithwaite

16 Bishops Court NI Blue Skies N.Ireland County Down BT30 7PR
1997 Jim Rollstone George McGuinness
17 Blackbushe Aerodrome Camberley British Parachute Club Hampshire GU17 9LQ 1963 1970, Closed British Parachute Club Lawrie St John, Fred Gayler, A. Linley Lawrie St. John, Mike O'Brien, John Hogg, Jim Basnett, John Cole, Bill Don, Mike Cashmore, Jeremy Johnston, Pauline Ady, John Lowe and Andy Porter Rapide, C-180
17 Blackbushe Aerodrome Camberley RSA Parachute Club Hampshire GU17 9LQ 1971 Closed RSA Parachute Club Bob Acraman

18 Blackpool Airport Black Kпights Sky-diviпg Team cleared to use Blackpool Airport as а Restricted parachutiпg DZ / North Lancs Parachute Club Lancashire FY4 2QY 1965 / 1971 Closed Frank Leck (Secretary), Stan Раlin (Treasurer), Вob Раrrу (Equipment Officer), and Jim Reynolds
Ted O'Gorman, Топу Unwin, Frank Leck Jackeroo, Auster,  Tri-Pacer, Cessna J82 and Aermacchi A160
18 Blackpool Airport
Lancashire FY4 2QY

19 Bodmin

J. Nickolls

20 Bridlington, East Leys Farm Skydive Bridlington East Yorkshire YO16 4YB 1991 Closed Dave Johnstone, Nicky Johnstone, Ray Armstrong, George McGuinness George McGuinness Dave Johnston, Nick Johnston, Kelvin Raines, Del Hand, Andy Pollitt, Tracey Bartley, Alec Flint, Sara Orton, Simon Rehill C-206's - (G-ASVN, G-ATLT). C182 - (G_WARP), Pilatus Porter - (XK-PCI) Centre operated from 1991 to November 2008 Dave Johnston CCI until 2001 Nicky Johnston CCI from 2001 to 2007 Ray Armstrong CCI from 2007 to 2008 Centre closed November 2008 (due to fire in hangar) Re-opened Jan 2010. Ray Armstrong CCI George McGuiness CCI from September 2011
20 Bridlington, East Leys Farm Skydive Great Britain East Yorkshire YO16 4YB
Current Operation Ray Armstrong Ray Armstrong

21 Broadchalk Wessex Parachute Club Dorset SP5 5DS

22 Brunton Border Parachute Centre Northumberland NE67 5ER 1983 - 2004 2004 Border Parachute Centre Kerry Noble, Tim Andrewes, George McGuinness Rob Noble-Nesbitt, Tony Knight,  later - Pete Bedigan, Mick Graham, Graham Marley, Graeme Baxter,  First aircraft  C-172 G-AWLE:    Windy Gyle - C-182 hired in from Kirkbride  ; Border C-180, C-207, G-BAAK Windy Gyle First Jump 5 May 1975 - Rob Noble-Nesbitt - Closed 1981
Owners - Border Ventures Ltd
; Border Parachute Centre opened Jan 1983
Owner - Kerry Noble (partnership from 1984-93)
CCI - Kerry Noble
Aircraft - First aircraft used  C-172 G-AWLE (from Sunderland):  hired in at start (C180) then purchased C207 G-BAAK.  Opened 64 bed training base at Embleton 1984 with bar and restaurant. Purchased C205 G-ASOX 1991   Sold to Tim Andrewes 1993          
22 Brunton Windy Gyle Outdoor Centre / Border Venture Parachute Club Northumberland NE67 5ER 1975 - 1981 1981 Border Ventures Ltd Kerry Noble

23 Burscough, RNAS Ringtail West Lancs Burscough Lancs Lancashire L40

24 Cambridge Waterbeach Cambridge Waterbeach Cambs Cambridgeshire CB25

25 Camperdown Farm, St. Brewid, Bodmin, Cornwall. Cornwall Parachute Club Cornwall PL30 4PN 1978
John Fisher

26 Cark, Cumbria North West Parachute Centre Cumbria LA11 7LS 1971 2000 Mick Carruthers and Stuart Morris from 2000, Dave Prince and Allan Morris till 2000 Dave Prince, Dennis Buchanan Brian Laithwaite, Brian Shaw, Stuart Morris, Mike Carruthers, Steve Nolan, Helen Shaw,  Cherokee, Islander G-AXHE and G-BEEG, Turbolet HA-YFC, PAC XL750 ZK-KAY
27 Carlisle North West Parachute Centre Cumbria CA6 4NW Occasional Temporary DZ use

27 Carlisle Scottish Parachute Club Cumbria CA6 4NW 1964 Season
Scottish Parachute Club Charles Robertson 1960-1964 Keith Teesdale, Pete Denley, Charles Robertson, Mike Reilly, Pete Denley, Tom Dickson, Brian Porter and William Hall
See further details at
28 Carway South Wales Parachute Club Carmarthenshire SA17 4HE 1976 1977

29 Charterhall nr Berwick Paraclan Berwickshire TD11 3RD
Closed ParaClan

30 Chatteris Bill and Teds Cambridgeshire PE15 0FB 1997 Closed Dave Harrison

30 Chatteris North London Skydiving Centre aka North London Parachute Centre Cambridgeshire PE15 0FB
Current Operation
Micky Collins, Chris Lyall, Mike Rust
Nomads, Twin Otter
30 Chatteris UK Parachuting Cambridgeshire PE15 0FB
Current Operation Tony Knight Tony Knight

31 Chetwynd Staffordshire Sports Skydivers Staffordshire CV11

Staffordshire Sports Skydivers

Alternating weekends between Chetwynd/Seighford
31 Chetwynd TPA Chetwynd Staffs Staffordshire ST16

33 Clacton Clacton Essex CO15 1AG ??

34 Cockerham Black Knights Parachute Centre Lancashire LA2 0DY 1996 Current Operation Black Knights Parachute Centre Phil Cavanagh
C185 G-BKPC, Islander G-BELF, Pilatus Porter F-GODZ
34 Cockerham Lancastrian Para. Centre Lancashire LA2 0DY 1970 1970 Closed Lancastrian Para. Centre Brian Jerstice

35 Colerne Silver Stars Wiltshire SN14 8EA

36 Compton Abbas, Nr Shaftesbury Thames Valley Airsports Club ,Thames Valley Skydivers Dorset SP5 5AP 1966 Closed July 1973 Bill Boot Bill Boot Ian Robertson C172, C180, C 182, Rapide
37 Cranfield Cranfield Bedfordshire Bedfordshire MK43 OAL
Greg Cox Loz Coleman G-BKMD Skyliner
38 Cyprus Dhekai JSPC Cyprus CSSPC Cyprus
1968 Current Operation
Steve Thomas, Dave Wood, Mark Bayada

Cyprus Combined Services Parachute Club, CJSATC Pergamos Camp, BFPO 58
39 Denham British Parachute Club / No.1 Civil Parachute Training School Buckinghamshire  UB9 5DF 1955 May-56 British Parachute Club Dumbo Willans Dumbo Willans

40 Doncaster Airport Doncaster Parachute Centre Yorks DN2 6BB
1992 Doncaster Flying Club, Steve Swallow Arthur Collingwood, Chris Lyall, Dave Ruffell
Piper Lance G-BEHH, Cherokee 6, C-206, Dornier Skyservant
41 Dunkeswell Devon and Somerset Parachute school Devon EX14 4LJ 2000 Current Operation Andy Guest Andy Guest Roger Hoe, Dave Maclaughlin, Andy Montriou, Andy Halloway, Jason Farrant, Ryan Jackson, Mike Wills, Adrian Thornton

41 Dunkeswell Dunkeswell International Skydiving Centre Devon EX14 4LJ 1974 1995
Ian Louttit
41 Dunkeswell Royal Marines Sport Parachute Club / RN&RMSPA  Devon EX14 4LJ 1966 Closed
Gary Lawry, Brian Wheller, Bob Scoular, Stan Wood, Andy Guest Taff Jones, Dave Payne, Si Clark, Gary Kingston, Dave Maclaughlin, Roger Hoe, Adrian Thornton, Mike Wills, Steve Pearce, Bob Sturtivant Cessna 182 G- ASHB, Cessna 185  G-RNRM,  Brit Norman Islander
41 Dunkeswell Skydive UK Ltd Devon EX14 4LJ
Current Operation
Gary Stevens, Jason Farrat Dave Howerski
42 Eaglescott  Eaglescott Parachute Centre Devon EX18 7PH
2000 Dave Tylcoat

43 East Coast East Coast Cambs Cambridgeshire


44 Elvington, Yorkshire Leeds Bradford Parachute Club Yorks YO41 4AU

44 Elvington, Yorkshire Leeds/ Bradford Freefall Club Yorks YO41 4AU
1982 Yorkshire Aeroplane Club Sport Parachute Wing

44 Elvington, Yorkshire The (Sheffield) School  of Freefall Parachuting Yorks YO41 4AU 1977 Closed John Hitchen John Hitchen

45 Errol   Fife Parachute Centre Perthshire PH2 7TB 1990 Closed Mike Skeet Mike Skeet Gavin Simpson BN Islander
45 Errol   Paragon Skydiving Perthshire PH2 7TB
Current Operation Billy Golan Rob Noble Nesbitt, Jim White Gavin Simpson, Alice Gillies, Billy Gollan, Scotty Milne, Roy Bannerman C-182  G-AVID; C-182 G-AXZU
45 Errol   Skydive Scotland Perthshire PH2 7TB
Closed Dave Lowden / Brown Derek Thorne Gavin Simpson BN Islander
46 Fairoaks nr Woking British Parachute Club Surrey GU24 8HU 1955- May-56 British Parachute Club
Dumbo Willans Tiger Moth,  
47 Falcon Falcon Kincardineshire


48 Flamingo Park / Great Carr Farm, Кirby Misperton, Nr. Malton, Yorkshire Yorkshire Parachute Club North Yorkshire YO17 6UX
1970 Closed

C-175, Islander
49 Flixton Airfield, Martlesham Heath Martlesham Heath Parachute Club Suffolk NR35 1NZ 1977

C-182 G-ATNU 
50 Ford nr Arundel Southern Counties Para Club  West Sussex BN18 0HY  1976 1977
Bob Swainson Kevin Mckilwee C-182, TriPacer
51 Fordhouses, Wolverhampton Fordhouses, Wolverhampton West Midlands WV10

52 Fordoun Fordoun Scotland Aberdeenshire AB30
Closed Tommy Boyle (Pilot) Rob Noble-Nesbitt, Mike Skeet Dave McLaghan C-182 G-AVID, 
53 Glenrothes Fife Parachute Centre Fife KY6 2SZ 1988 1990 Mike Skeet Mike Skeet

53 Glenrothes Paraclan Fife KY6 2SZ
Closed Ronnie Groat Tom Dickson, George Phillips
Islander, C-206, C-207, Reims Rocket, Twin Otter G-BEPJ, Cherokee 6 G-AWCY
53 Glenrothes Scottish Parachute Club Fife KY6 2SZ 1965
Scottish Parachute Club Charles Robertson

See further details at
53 Glenrothes Skydive St Andrews Fife KY6 2SZ 2007 Current Operation Skydive St Andrews Alan Wilkinson

53 Glenrothes Edinburgh University Para. Club Fife KY6 2SZ 1976
J. Inglis

53 Glenrothes ParaClan Fife KY6 2SZ 1976
Dave Payne

54 Goodwood, Chichester West Sussex Flying Tigers West Sussex PO18 0PX
1991 Kevin McIlwee Kevin McIlwee
54 Goodwood, Chichester West Sussex RSA Parachute Club West Sussex PO18 0PX
1971 Bob Acraman Bob Acraman

54 Goodwood, Chichester West Sussex Southern Counties Para Club  West Sussex PO18 0PX

55 Grindale, Bridlington British Skysports East Yorkshire YO16 1984 1989 Dave Johnstone, Nicky Johnstone Dave Ruffell, Dave Johnson, Nicky Johnstone Kelvin Raines. Gary Morgan. Pete Jones. Darren Matherson  C-206'S G-ASVN, G-BRID, 
55 Grindale, Bridlington The Sport Parachute Centre, The Sport Parachute Club East Yorkshire YO16 1971 1977 The Sport Parachute Centre till 1977 , The Sport Parachute Club Charles Shea-Simmonds, Al McMillan, Ronnie O'Brien, George Phillips, Arthur Collingwood R.O' Brien, Pete Denley, Frank Peel, Shirley Upton, Bobby Francis, Malcolm Reid Reims Rocket G-BAAS, G-ASIB, C-206 G-BAMN, C-182 G-AYIB, C-172 G-AWUZ, Skyvan
56 Halfpenny Green British Skydiving Centre Staffordshire DY7 5DY 1966 Closed
Brian Laithwaite, D. Orton, Dave Hickling
Jackaroo, C-175
56 Halfpenny Green Halfpenny Green Parachute Club, Halfpenny Green Parachute Centre Ltd., South Staffordshire Skydiving Club, Vauxhall Skydiving Club, British Sky-Diving Ltd , Midland Parachute Centre Staffordshire DY7 5DY 1965 1993
Mike West, Dave Turner, Pat Walters
BN Islander G-BSPY, Rapide
56 Halfpenny Green Manchester Skydivers Staffordshire DY7 5DY 1967 Closed

57 Headcorn Eagle Parachute School Kent TN27 9HX
A. Black

57 Headcorn Headcorn Parachute Club Kent TN27 9HX
Current Operation Dave Parker Pete Sizer, Jane Buckle, 
Islander G-AXZK, G-AXUB , Turbo Beaver OY-JRR
57 Headcorn Lashenden Parachute Club Kent TN27 9HX 1976 1978

57 Headcorn Lashenden Sport Para Club Kent TN27 9HX 1976

57 Headcorn  British Parachute Club Kent TN27 9HX
Closed British Parachute Club Lawrie St John Lawrie St. John

58 Hibaldstow Target Skysports Lincolnshire DN20 9NN 1991 Current Operation Steve Swallow and Family Dave Ruffel, Trevor Dobson, Chris Lyall, Dave Johnson, Paul Hollow, Noel Purcell
Cherokee Lance G-BEHH, Cherokee G-ATJV, SMG-92 Turbo-Finist HA-NAH, SMG-92 Turbo-Finist HA-YDF, Do28G92 G-BWCN (white/green), converted from piston to turbine and became HA-ACO (blue),Do28G92 HA-ACL (green camo) became EC-KTC (Skydive Spain colours), Do28G92 HA-VOC (blue/white), Do28G92 HA-HIB (sand camo), C206 (G-STAT?), Do28 (piston) G-BWCO
59 Hinton-in-the-Hedges Hinton Skydiving Centre Northamptonshire NN13 5NS
Current Operation
Dave Emerson, Doug Peacock, Stuart Meacock Dave Howerski,
59 Hinton-in-the-Hedges Oxon and Northants Parachute Centre Northamptonshire NN13 5NS

60 Hong Kong JSPC JSPC Hong Kong Hong Kong
1974 1997
Brian Dyas, Peter Lambson, Simon Wagstaffe

Joint Services Parachute Centre, Hong Kong, Borneo Lines, Shek Kong, NT Hong Kong, BFPO 1
61 Inverness Highland Parachute School Invernessshire IV2 7JB
Bill McLennan
C-172 G-BEMC
62 Ipsden London Parachute School Oxfordshire OX10 6AS
Current Operation
Mike Bolton
63 Ipswich  East Coast Parachute Centre Suffolk IP3 9QF 1977
Pat Slattery

63 Ipswich  Ipswich Parachute Centre Suffolk IP3 9QF
Closed Tony Knight Tony Knight, John Gleave, Tye Bowen Andy Page

64 Isle of Wight Southern Skydiving Club Isle of Wight PO35 5PW

65 Jersey Channel Islands Aero Club Jersey, Channel Islands
1967 Closed

Beagle Airedale
65 Jersey Flying Tigers Jersey, Channel Islands JE3 7ZR 1994 Closed Kevin McIlwee Kevin McIlwee

65 Jersey Skydive Jersey Jersey, Channel Islands JE3 7ZR 2005 Current Operation
Andy Montriou
66 Kemble, Cirencester West Wilts Parachute Club Gloucestershire GL7 6BA

67 Kidlington Oxford Parachute Club Oxfordshire OX5 1RA 1958 Closed Alf Card Alf Card, Pete Denley

68 Kinnell Paraclan Angus DD11
1984-1986, 199?-1997 Ronnie Groat Tony Smith, Ken Mapplebeck, Stuart Charlton, Bob Charters
C-207 G-AYTJ
69 Kirkbride , Cumbria Cumbria Parachute Club Cumbria CA7 5HW 1976 1977 Tony Knight Tony Knight, Keith Toyer
C-172 G-ARID
70 Kirton Lindsey Lincoln Pathfinders Parachute Club Lincolnshire DN21 4GG
1971 / Closed Lincoln Pathfinders Parachute Club

70 Kirton Lindsey Manchester Skydivers Lincolnshire DN21 4GG 1967 Closed

70 Kirton Lindsey Northern Star Parachute Club Lincolnshire DN21 4GG
Closed Northern Star Parachute Club

C-172, C-175
71 Knettishall Airfield, Diss Bill 'n Ted's Excellent Skydiving Centre  Norfolk Ip22

72 Langar British Parachute Schools Nottinghamshire NG13 9HY 1975 Current Operation
Dave Hickling, Richard Wheatley
BN2 Islander (G-AYGK), Pilatus Porter (OY-PBA), C208A Caravan OY-TCA, Turbolet UR-67199, C206 G-ATCE, Porter OY-PBA, C208B Grand Caravan D-FLOH, C208B Grand Caravan D-FBPS
72 Langar Nottingham School of Parachuting Nottinghamshire NG13 9HY

Dean Fisher

72 Langar Langar Freefall Parachute Club Nottinghamshire NG13 9HY
1978 Nick Everett

73 Leeds / Bradford Airport Yorkshire Aeroplane Club Sport Parachute Wing West Yorkshire LS19 7TU 1976 1976 so Charles Shea-Simmonds Charles Shea-Simmonds

73 Leeds / Bradford Airport Cheshire Parachute Club West Yorkshire LS19 7TU 1975

74 Lewknor London Parachute School Oxfordshire OX49 5RU
Mike Bolton

75 Long Marston Midland Parachute Club Warwickshire CV37 8LL
75 Long Marston Warwickshire Aviation and Sport Parachute School Warwickshire CV37 8LL
75 Long Marston Warwickshire Aviation and Sport Parachute School Warwickshire CV37 8LL 1973

76 Lympne near Ashford Ashford Parachute Centre Kent TN25

Super Cub, C-206 G-BDGL
76 Lympne near Ashford Eagle Sport Para Centre Kent TN25 1975 1984
Arthur Collingwood, Alex Black George Dunn, Les Riley C-172 G-ARWR, G-BAIL,  Edgar Percival EP9 Prospector
77 Manby, Lincolnshire Freebird  Lincolnshire LN11 8UZ
1993 Chris Donaldson Chris Donaldson
78 Martlesham Heath Aerodrome Martlesham Heath Parachute Club Suffolk IP5 3UZ
C-182 G-ATNU 
79 Medstead, Alton  (Hattingley Farm) Southern Counties Para Club  Hampshire GU34 5NQ 1977 1978
Bob Swainson

80 Melcombe Bingham Spread Eagles Dorset


81 Montford Bridge, Forton Shrewsbury Skydiving Centre  Shropshire


Forton / RAF Montford Bridge
82 Movenis, Co.Londonderry, N.Ireland Wild Geese Skydiving Centre County Londonderry BT51 5LQ 1983 Current Operation
Maggie Penny, Andrew Davies
C-206, C208A Caravan N1295M, Pilatus Porter G- WGSC
83 Navestock, Jenkins Farm
Essex / East Anglia

1966 Pat Slattery

84 Netheravon Army Parachute Association Wiltshire SP4 9SF 1962 Current Operation
John Lang, Brummie Rose, Peter Lambson, Keith Skelley, Steve Apps, Mark Bayada
C208B Grand Caravan G-BZAH, G-CPSS, G-OAFF, Islanders G-AYRU, G-ORED
85 Netherthorpe Chesterfield Parachute Club South Yorkshire S80 3JQ 1975 1980 Dave Johnstone 

86 Nr. Melcombe Bingham Spread Eagles Parachute Club Dorset DT2 1976

87 Nuthampstead Metropolitan Police Parachute Club Hertfordshire SG8 8NB

88 Old Buckenham UK Parachuting Norfolk NR17 1PU 2000 2009
Tony Knight, Jason Thomson

89 Pampisford Pampisford Cambridgeshire Cambridgeshire CB2

90 Pembrey Pembrey Carmarthenshire SA16 0HZ
Carl Williams Dave Howerski

91 Perrenporth Cornish Parachute Centre Cornwall TR6 OEB  2006 Current Operation Dave Woods Dave Wood
92 Peterlee Skydive Academy County Durham DH6 2NF
Current Operation
Ian Rosenvinge, Trevor Dobson
C-182 G-PLEE, C-208, Turbo 206, Airvan G-SCOL, Turbolet, Dornier Do-28, Nomad
93 Plymouth Plymouth Devon
1958 Closed

94 Redlands Airfield, Swindon Skydive London Wiltshire SN4  0AA 2002 Current Operation
95 Salisbury, Old Sarum Airfield Skydive Southcoast Wiltshire SP4 6DZ
Current Operation
Nigel Allen
96 Sandown British Parachute Club Isle of Wight PO35 5PW 1959 Closed Mary and Don Ellis

Auster Annual Summer holiday location for BPC
96 Sandown Isle of Wight Parachute Club Isle of Wight PO35 5PW

96 Sandown Southern Sky-Diving Club Isle of Wight PO35 5PW

97 Scone Scottish Parachute Club Perthshire PH2 6PL 1960-1963 Current Operation Scottish Parachute Club Charles Robertson 1960-1964 Keith Teesdale, Pete Denley, Charles Robertson, Mike Reilly, Pete Denley, Tom Dickson, Brian Porter and William Hall Tiger Moth, Rapide, Tripacer, Reims Rocket, Cessna 206, Cessna 207, Islander, C-182 G-AVID See further details at
98 Seighford  Staffordshire Sports Skydivers Staffordshire ST18 9QE

Staffordshire Sports Skydivers

Alternating weekends between Chetwynd/Seighford
99 Selby Manchester Skydivers North Yorkshire
1967 Closed

100 Shobdon, Hereford Hereford Parachute Club Herefordshire HR9 9NR 1974 1989
Mac Macarthy, Ian Loutitt, John Boxall Dave Howerski, Frank Fonfe, Paul Kipplewhite,Paddy Burns, Mike Townsend

100 Shobdon, Hereford Manchester Skydivers Herefordshire HR9 9NR 1967 Closed

100 Shobdon, Hereford U.C.N.W. Skydiving Club Herefordshire HR9 9NR 1976

101 Shoreham British Parachute Club ?
BN43 5FF 1959
Bernie Green - BPC?

102 Shottleswell Warwickshire Aviation and Sport Parachute School Warwickshire OX17 1JE 1973?

103 Sibson Peterborough Parachute Centre Cambridgeshire PE8 6NE 1971 Closed The Meacock Family John Meacock, Ronnie O'Brien, Stuart Meacock, Kev Goode
C-180 C-ARAT, C-182 G-ASHO, Islander G-AXHE G-BJWO, Pilatus Porter, Skyvan G-OVAN, Turbolet, C-206
103 Sibson Skydive Airkix Cambridgeshire PE8 6NE
Stuart Meacock
103 Sibson UK Parachuting Cambridgeshire PE8 6NE
Current Operation
Chris McCann
104 Singapore JSSPC Singapore Singapore


105 South Cerney Silver Stars Gloucestershire GL7 5RD
Current Operation
106 South West Bodmin South West Bodmin  Cornwall PL30 4BU

107 St Andrews, Kingsmuir Skydive St Andrews Fife KY16 8QQ 2001 2007 Graham Harris/Brian Dyas , Brian Dyas/Alan Wilkinson/Sandy Barnett, Alan Wilkinson/Sandy Barnett,  Brian Dyas, Alan Wilkinson, Jim White Brian Dyas, Alan Wilkinson, Jim White, Ned Blyth, Roy Bannerman, Ian Cessford, Graham Harris, Jim Hood, Andrew Hilton, Barry Davin, Karen Brennan, Jim McKee, David Drewette, Ian (Freddy) MacDonald, Scotty Milne, Ben Blake, Doug McLelland, Dave West, Kevin McPhillips, Andy Gibson, John Horne, Sandy McRobbie, Mike Strachan, Dick Kalinski C-185, C-206
108 St Austell St Austell Cornwall


109 St Merryn Frans Ranch Cornwall PL28
2003 John Fisher John Fisher
C-182 G-ATCX
110 Stapleford Capital Parachuting School Essex RM4 1SJ 1966 1988 Terry Crawley Brian Laithwaite

111 Staverton, Cotswolds Staverton Gloucestershire GL51 6SR ? 1966 1997/8

112 Strathallan Paraclan Perthshire PH3 1LA
1978 Dave Payne Dave Payne
C-207 G-AYTJ
112 Strathallan Scottish Parachute Club Perthshire PH3 1LA 1966
Scottish Parachute Club 1966-1969 Tom Dickson
1970-1972 Gordon Fernie
1973-1974 Biff Burn
1975 Ian McLennan, Biff Burn
1976-1977 Biff Burn
1977-1979 Norman Addison
1979-1981 Tony Smith
1982 Trevor Newberry
1982-1991 Rob Noble-Nesbitt
1991-1993 Tim Andrewes
1993-1997 Scotty Milne
1997 Katherine Andrewes, Rob Noble-Nesbitt
1998 George McGuinness, Dave Ruffell, John Gleave
1999 Bob Charters
1999-2007 Karen Farr
2007 - Present Kieran Brady
1960-1964 Keith Teesdale, Pete Denley, Charles Robertson, Mike Reilly, Pete Denley, Tom Dickson, Brian Porter and William Hall
1965-1969 Charles Robertson, Bob Reid, Robbie Robertson, Tom Dickson, Gordon Fernie, George Phillip, William Hall and Bill MacLennan
1970-1974 Gordon Fernie, Tom Dickson, Biff Burn, Ian (Wobby) Robertson, Al McMillan, Tony Smith and Bill MacLennan
1975-1979 Biff Burn, Ian McLennan, Gordon Fernie, Tony Smith, Dave McPherson, Al McMillan, Norman Addison, Ian (Wobby) Robertson, Dinger Bell, Sheena Addison, Frank Davis, Ian Aitken, Billy Somerville, Kath McCormack and Billy Forrester
1980-1984 Tony Smith, Frank Davis, Fiona and Gordon Fernie, Trevor Newberry, Ian Aitken, John Bell, Barry Smith, Felicity Martin, Hugh Price, Paul Hick, Steve Critchley, Jim Agnew, Linda Haxton and Rob Noble-Nesbitt
1985-1989 Rob Noble-Nesbitt, Gordon Fernie, Fiona Fernie, Felicity Martin, Brian Gallacher, Sam Graham, Barry Smith, John Bell, Linda Bell and Bob Haxton
1990-1994 Rob Noble Nesbitt, Linda Bell, Bob Haxton, Barry Smith,  Tim Andrewes, Katherine Andrewes, Gordon Fernie, Bob Haxton, Barry Smith, Richard Buchan, Mike Strachan, Billy Somerville, Alistair Taylor, Brian Robertson, Doug Malcolm, Kieran Brady, Alan (Scotty) Milne, Kevin McPhillips and Dave Connolly
1995-2000 Karen Farr, Richard Buchan, Mike Strachan, Billy Somerville, Alistair Taylor, Brian Robertson, Doug Malcolm, Kieran Brady, Alan (Scotty) Milne, Kevin McPhillips, Dave Connolly, Ian (Freddy) MacDonald, Alan Wilkinson, Danny Branston, Frank Hynds, John Reid, Eddie Jones, John Gleave, Dave Ruffell, and George McGuinness
Aircraft Type/ Registration / Year  / Location
Tiger Moth G-AHUV  1960  Scone
De Havilland Rapide  G-AKJS 1960  Scone
Auster Aiglet G-AMRL 1960 Scone
Cessna 175 G-ARCJ 1963 Scone
De Havilland Rapide G-ALAX 1965 Glenrothes
Terrier 2 G-ASOI 1965 Glenrothes
De Havilland Dragon G-ADDI 1965 Arbroath
De Havilland Rapide G-ALAX 1965 Glenrothes
Beagle Terrier 2 G-ASOI 1965 Glenrothes
De Havilland Dragon G-ADDI 1965 Arbroath
Helio Super Courier H395 G-ARMU 1966
Beagle Terrier 2  G-ASOI 1966
De Havilland Dove 5 G-ASDD 1966,67,68
Cessna 175 G-ARRG 1967
Beagle Terrier G-ACID 1967
Cessna 172 G-ATSL 1968 Arbroath
Beagle Terrier 1 G-ARLO 1968
Cherokee 6 G-ATJV 1968
Tri-Pacer G-ARIB 1968
Cherokee 6 G-AWCY 1970
Piper Tripacer G-ARFD 1970-3
Cessna 207 G-BAAK 1972
B.N.Islander G-BBRP 1973
Cessna 207 G-AYTJ 1974
Cessna 207 G-BAAK  1975 
Cessna 207 G-AYTJ 1975 
Cessna 206  G-BAGV 1976
Cessna 172 G-ARWA 1979
Cessna 185 G-BDKC 1979
Reims Rocket G-AWWV
Cessna 172 G-AYRG 1980
Reims Rocket G-AWWV 1979-80
Hot air Balloon G-BGOD 1980
Tiger Moth G-AHUV 1981
Grumman AA5B Tiger G-BIXU 1982
Cessna 182 G-AVID 1983
Cessna 206 G-BAGV 1984
Cessna 206 G-STAT 1986
Cessna 206 G-BAGV 1984 onwards
Cessna 206 G-BHWW 1988
Cessna 207 G-AYTJ 1986,1987
Islander G-AXYM 1985
Islander G-AYJE 1988 Nationals
C-206  G-BAGV  Throughout 
C-206  G-BPGE  Throughout 
C 207  G-AYTJ  1991-92 
BN Islander  G-AXZK  1991 Nationals 
Pilatus Porter  G-ITPS  1994 Nationals 
C-206 G-BAGV Throughout
C-206 G-BPGE  Throughout
BN Islander G-LOTO Throughout
Pilatus Porter G-WGSC 1995 Nationals
Dornier Skyservant G-BWCO 1996 and 1997 Nationals
Dornier G-92 HA-ACO 2000 Nationals   See further details at
113 Strathaven Scottish Parachute Club Lanarkshire ML10 6RW  Single weekend 1964
Scottish Parachute Club Charles Robertson
Piper Tripacer See further details at
114 Sturgate Lincoln Parachute Centre Lincolnshire DN21 5PA
1987 Dave Tylcoat Dave Tylcoat & Paraski Dave Howerski D Howerski, Dave Tylecoat

114 Sturgate Sheffield School  of Freefall Parachuting Lincolnshire DN21 5PA
Closed John Hitchen John Hitchen

115 Sunderland Airport Northumbria Parachute Club, Northern Parachute Centre, Sunderland Parachute Centre Tyne and Wear SR5 3HZ Northumberland Parachute Club Early 60s to Jan 1969 ; Northern Parachute Centre Ltd Jan 1969 to 1974/75 ; Sunderland Parachute Centre 1983 1983/4
NP Club Charles Shea-Simmonds, Marshall "Aussie" Power ;  NP Centre NPC Ltd ,CCI's 1969-70 - Marshall "Aussie" Power, 1970-71 - Kerry Noble, 1971-72 - John English, 1972-76 - Rob Noble-Nesbitt, Sunderland PC Jim Barnes, Trevor Dobson Aussie Power, Brian Hewitt, Colin Holt, Kerry Noble, John english, Rob Noble-Nesbitt,  Rapide, Cessna 172 G-ARAV, C-172 G-AWLE, Wessex 5 Helicopters from Bristow Helicopters based on airport Northumbria Parachute Club    [Northumbria Parachute Club and Northern Parachute Centre Ltd co-existed for some time. After one of these operations ceased, the Sunderland Parachute Centre started operating, and eventually took over all parachute operations at the location.]
Operated on an occasional basis early 60's.  Closed following a student fatality
Reformed Early 1968
CCI's - Charlie Shea-Simmonds, Marshal "Aussie" Power
Aircraft - various hired in mostly Trent Valley Aviation Rapide and Ted Hemsley's 172 from Newcastle.
Closed on formation of NPC Ltd Jan 1969.
Northern Parachute Centre Ltd
First full time civvy centre opened Jan 1969 by John Noakes of Blue Peter fame
Owners - NPC Ltd
CCI's 1969-70 - Marshall "Aussie" Power
         1970-71 - Kerry Noble
         1971-72 - John English
         1972-76 -  Rob Noble-Nesbitt
Aircraft - Cessna 172 G-AWLE + hired in for comps/courses
Occasional use of Wessex 5 kindly allowed by Bristow Helicopters who were based there for the rig explorations.
Not exactly sure of closure 74/75 and became Sunderland Parachute Centre - Jim Barnes - till airfield became Nissan factory in 1983.    
115 Sunderland Airport Tyne and Wear Tyne and Wear SR5 3HZ 1977

116 Swallow Cliffe, nr Shaftesbury Wessex Parachute Club Dorset SP5 5AP
1975 Wessex Parachute Club Neville Hounsome  Mike Ashford, Eddie McBride and Mike Beynon C-172, C-180 WPC started out of the TVAs from Compton Abbas when that operation closed. Chief Pilot John Morris
116 Swansea Independent Skydivers West Glamorgan SA2 7JU
1970  / Closed

116 Swansea Skydive Swansea West Glamorgan SA2 7JU
Current Operation
Carl Williams
117 Swansea Swansea Parachute Club West Glamorgan SA2 7JU 2006 Closed Dave Howerski Dave Howerski Tom Cook,  Alun jones, Kevin MacCarthy, Glyn Jones, Paul Kipplewhite, Frank Fonfe, Tex Mathews, Steve Saunders C-207
118 Swinderby Lincoln Pathfinders Lincolnshire LN6
Closed Lincoln Pathfinders

119 Thornbury Barracks, Bradford Raven Club West Yorkshire LS28 8HH 1970 Closed

120 Thornhill, nr Stirling Stirling Parachute Centre Stirlingshire FK8 3QT 1991 2001 Tony Knight Rob Noble-Nesbitt John Gleave, Barry Smith, John Finnegan, Andy Gibson, Gavin Simpson, Alan Fielding Cherokee 6
120 Thruxton British Parachute Club
SP11 8PW

120 Thruxton British Skydiving Centre Hampshire SP11 8PW 1966 Closed

120 Thruxton RSA Parachute Club Hampshire SP11 8PW 1972 1982 RSA Parachute Club Bob Acraman, P.Young Sid Pullen, Ian Robertson, Paul Young C-172, C-180, C-182, Cherokee 6, Islander, DH Rapide
120 Thruxton Thruxton Parachute Centre Hampshire SP11 8PW 1982 1984 Dennis and Susan Woods
120 Thruxton Thruxton Parachute Club Hampshire SP11 8PW 1984 1989 John Ball and Jacqui Wright
121 Tilstock Manchester Freefall Club Shropshire SY13 2HA 1964 Closed
N. Law
121 Tilstock Manchester Parachute Club Shropshire SY13 2HA 1967 Closed

121 Tilstock Manchester Skydivers Shropshire SY13 2HA 1964 Closed

121 Tilstock Northern Counties Parachute Centre Shropshire SY13 2HA 1977
Tony Knight

121 Tilstock The Parachute Centre Shropshire SY13 2HA
Current Operation Colin Fitzmaurice Lyn George, Pat Walters, Alex Busby
Airvan, C-206, C-182
122 Tingwall Shetland Sport Parachute Club Shetland Islands ZE2 9XJ 1981 1984 Shetland Sport Parachute Club

BN Islander G-BEDZ
123 Topcliffe Leeds / Bradford Freefall Club North Yorkshire YO7 3EY

C-206 G-STAT
123 Topcliffe Merlin Parachute Centre North Yorkshire YO7 3EY
Trevor Dobson
C-206 G-STAT, Islander G-BDWG (which later became G-LOTO at Strathallan)
124 Waterbeach Cambridge University Free Fall Club Cambridgeshire CB5
Closed Pete Kettlewell, Dave Stenning Arthur Grierson

125 Weeton nr Blackpool Black Knights Skydiving Centre Lancashire PR4
still open 1973  - now closed Black Knights Skydiving Centre

126 Wellesbourne Coventry Parachute Club Warwickshire CV35 9EU

127 Weston-On-The-Green, JSPC RAFSPA RAFSPA Oxfordshire OX253TQ 1966 2011
Mike Deakin, Doug Peacock, Dave Wood, Steve Thomas, Dave Howerski, Steve Scott, Barrie Buck, John (Jake) Saunders, Nigel Rogoff Egg" Hounsome was declared Chief Parachute Instructor Nomad OY-JRW, AN-28 HALAJ, Islander G-WOTG, Dornier Do28, C-208 Caravan, Turbo C-206 G-SKYE, DH Beaver OY-JRR, DH Otter HB-LTG, Skyvan G-PIGY
128 Wickenby Lincoln Pathfinders Lincolnshire LN3 5AX 1976 1977 Lincoln Pathfinders Dusty Miller The other instructors are all ex TVAS, Mike Ashford,

128 Wickenby Sheffield School  of Freefall Parachuting Lincolnshire LN3 5AX 1977 Closed John Hitchen
and John Morris as the Chief Pilot.

129 Wilstead, Duck End Farm Duck End Parachute Club Bedfordshire MK45 3HP

129 Wilstead, Duck End Farm Old Warden Flying and Parachute Group Bedfordshire MK45 3HP
1969 John Meacock, Jeremy Johnstone
John Meacock Percival EP9
130 Windrush Midland Parachute Club Oxfordshire OX18 4TW

Eddie McBride and Mike Beynon.
131 Woodvale (Formby) Woodvale Formby Lancashire L37

132 Worthing Southern Counties Para Club Hampshire GU34 5NQ 1977

Bob Swainson

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