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YHACS Chairman awarded MBE

We are very pleased to report that our chairman, Kevin Trickett, was awarded an MBE in the 2018 New Year's honours list. Kevin has served on the YHACS committee since 2003 and was elected as chairman in January 2011. Kevin's award was for services to the community in Wakefield, West Yorkshire.


The next YHACS event will be our AGM at the Cedar Court Hotel, Harrogate, on Saturday 27th January 2018.

The YHACS Autumn gathering was at Bradford on Saturday 30th September 2017.

YHACS Summer Meeting Held at Hornsea

YHACS members held their summer meeting at the Floral Hall, Hornsea. YHACS chairman, Kevin Trickett gave members an update on YHACS activities since the Barnsley meeting. The guest speaker was John Miller who gave an illustrated presentation on Hornsea Mere and its early involvement in the development of sea planes, particularly during the war. This was followed by news from Civic Voice presented by Paul Bedwell.For a full account of the meeting please read the minutes which are available by visiting the publications webpage.