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Bailey Balloons wins Trip Advisor Award

23rd May 2014 Jo Bailey News

We are over the moon to receive a Certificate of Excellence 2014 from Trip Advisor for the second year in a row. Yippee! A huge thank you to all of our wonderful passengers for taking the time to write reviews for us!

Community rallies to raise money for charity hot air balloon ride

22nd May 2014 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloons at Events

Many people are coming together in order to ensure that a young girl with a rare chromosomal syndrome has a birthday to remember, including a hot air balloon trip with ourselves at Bailey Balloons. Kenzie Scarlett Lloyd, who lives in Merthyr Tydfil, has

A look ahead to the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta 2014

21st May 2014 Jo Bailey Features

The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta has been taking place since 1979. This year’s festival will be its 36th, and it is certainly set to be one of the best yet. The event – which is held from 7th-10th August – will play host to more than 130 hot air balloons,…

Hot air balloon passengers spot fire

8th May 2014 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloons Pilots

In a very fortuitous stroke of luck, a group of people who were enjoying a ride over the Cullompton skies in a hot air balloon managed to notice flames, soon alerting authorities to the blaze. The fire had broken out in an

Bailey Balloons Shortlisted for Two Visit Bath Awards!

6th May 2014 Jo Bailey News

We won the Accessibility Award at the Visit Bristol Awards in February this year and now we are short listed in two categories for the Visit Bath Awards: 1. ‘Small Visitor Attraction’ 2. ‘Customer Service’              The Awards presentation will be held at the Assembly…

Aerial Bristol: five things to look out for

5th May 2014 Jo Bailey Features

The city of Bristol is located in the South West of England. Over the years, it has been visited by some of the best architects, engineers and naturalists that the world has ever known and, as a result, it is one of the most visually interesting cities in the UK.…

April Balloon Rides

1st May 2014 Jo Bailey News

April was a month of showers but we had some fine weather in between, which got our season off to a flying start! We had some stunning flights as these photos show! Flying in South Wales, by the Clifton Suspension Bridge and over the Georgian City of Bath!    …