Brightlingsea, Essex

I did the courtesy of asking Brightlingsea Town Council (Essex coast) about flying my Mini 2 from their waterfront and received the following enlightened reply from the town clerk: how refreshing to liaise with a council that knows the current legislation.

" I have checked with the Mayor and Grounds Manager, and have been advised of the following:-
“So long as the drone meets the requirements of the CAA this should not be a problem, this is called Category A1 which is up to 250g.”

She then sets out a summary of the relevant rules, and adds:

“Thank you for taking the time to ask for permission.”


Good to hear @Avianskipdiver

Sounds like it would be a great addition to Drone Scene too :wink:

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