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Kenyan balloon festival gets off the ground

25/12/2013 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloons at Events

A hot air balloon event in Kenya that takes in sweeping views of the Masai Mara National Reserve was

Longview to keep Balloon Championship for another year

11/12/2013 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloon News

The residents of Longview have been celebrating after finding out that the US National Hot Air Balloon Championship will take place in their community for at least another year

Win a Balloon Ride for Two People

27/11/2013 Jo Bailey Competitions

We’ve got a fabulous prize up for grabs just in time for Christmas. We’re giving away tickets for a balloon ride for two people to the lucky winners in our social media competition, where you can enter on Facebook and Twitter – that’s two chances to enter! The Prize The…

India’s first balloon flight remembered 50 years on

26/11/2013 Jo Bailey Balloon Ride Innovation

This month marks the 50th anniversary of independent India’s first ever hot air balloon flight – an event that was recalled recently by one of

Christmas shopping made easy!

25/11/2013 Jo Bailey News

Balloon Rides make great Christmas Presents and are so easy to buy and start from only £85! Do you want to do your Christmas shopping in a few minutes and give your loved ones something really special that they will remember for always? Then we can solve all of your…

RE/MAX balloon turns 35

11/11/2013 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloons at Events

The hot air balloon bearing the logo and colours of RE/MAX ranks among the most instantly recognised corporate balloons. This October, it celebrated its 35th year in the air with a number of fantastic balloon flights at various locations across the globe. The balloon, which is famous for colours reminiscent…

Clive Bailey Flies BBC One Show Balloon over Badges of Honour

07/11/2013 Jo Bailey News

Clive Bailey flew John Sargeant in the BBC One Show Balloon over the Badges of Honour which were carved by soldiers in the First World War into the hillside.    These amazing testimonial badges were made by the soldiers at Fovant in Wiltshire to serve as an memorial to the…

So you want to be a hot air balloon pilot?

Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloons in the UK

If you have recently taken a hot air balloon ride and it has made you think about a career as a hot air balloon pilot – or maybe it has always been your dream to do so – then you will need to

Five great hot air balloon events still to come in 2013

04/11/2013 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloons at Events

Hot air balloon festivals are fantastic events that offer lots to see and do. Whether you are a hot air balloon enthusiast or are just looking for a fun event to keep the

Congratulations to our prize winner- Paula Hillier!

01/11/2013 Jo Bailey News

Thank you very much to all of the hundreds of people who entered our balloon flight competition. The deadline was Midnight on 31st October! We still had people entering up to the last few minutes! We are delighted that Paula Hillier was drawn out of the hat (a pointed one…