Billingshurst Rotary Club

Blacksmith's Arms Adversane

24 Feb 20 - 19:00 to 22:00

Tales from the Cockpit!

“Clouds of Laughter” …….tales from the cockpit


A talk by Capt Michael Joseph

Presented by Billingshurst Rotary Club

Monday 24th February 2020 7.00pm Blacksmith’s Arms, Adversane.RH14 9JH

Ladies and gentlemen, fasten your seat belts for an evening of high entertainment from Michael Joseph* . . . . . .

How did he come to be walking through the terminal building in his Speedo swimming trunks?

Why were the Surrey police throwing stones at the bedroom window?

What happens when a cow confronts a Jumbo jet?

. . . . . . Find out the stories behind these and many more hilarious happenings in the life of an airline pilot. Fact is funnier than fiction

A buffet supper will be served after this talk

Tickets £10 a head, space is limited, to book call 07940 590237

· *Michael Joseph is now retired but spent most of his working life as a BA pilot, flying Jumbo Jets. He was responsible for leading the Weald School Team to first place in the National Electric Racing Car competition, and has spoken at previous Rotary Club meetings on Wildflower Meadows, a topic on which he is now an acclaimed expert, and of the importance and value of mentoring young people. “Brilliant”! was the most frequently heard comment from those who came to these talks. He follows all his interests with great passion and now much of his time is spent on art. He is a tutor at Sussex Sculpture Studio and his work is currently on exhibition at RHS Wisley Gardens, and can also be seen in the waiting room of Billingshurst Dentist, amongst other places.