Breaking news. From DfT
Recreational flying now allowed in England. UPDATED Recreational General Aviation Covid-19 Guidance Date: 15 May 2020 Recreational flying Updated government coronavirus advice means that recreational GA flying is now allowed: • from English airfields • if social distancing measures are strictly observed In practice this means solo flights only or flights where everyone is from the same household. This is because observing social distancing during a GA flight is not generally possible. Recreational general aviation is currently still not allowed in Scotland, Northern Ireland or Wales.
The full story in the BMAA News [https://www.bmaa.org/news/bmaa-news/return-to-flying-allowed](https://www.bmaa.org/news/bmaa-news/return-to-flying-allowed?fbclid=IwAR0uA-wSr5VXfTC5L9Qm57Yx5og3R-NA21VHCNGDb7lmIU352Hp0D4kCJoc)