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Ultimate Strongman set to wow hot air ballooning crowds in Shropshire

19th April 2019 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

The Telford Balloon Fiesta is only one year old and already attracts crowds from all over the country. This year, this top-five ballooning event will have something a little special to offer to some of the 30,000 people expected to descend on this West Midlands town.

Isle of Wight prepares for its very own balloon festival

2nd April 2019 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

Islanders living near Ryde, on the north coast of the Isle of Wight, were treated to a taste of things to come as a hot air balloon enjoyed a test flight over the lower valley earlier this week. Photos of the freshly landed balloon were quickly circulated on social media…

New trophy commemorates first circumnavigation of the globe by balloon

26th February 2019 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

This year’s Swiss hot air balloon festival included something a little special took to mark the first time a hot air balloon had successfully navigated the globe.

Wisconsinites’ love affair with hot air balloons heats up for 2019

27th December 2018 amy Hot Air Balloons at Events

The Hudson Hot Air Affair takes place in early February 2019, with next year’s festival marking its 30th birthday. To celebrate this

Hot air balloon festival for North Somerset announced

1st November 2018 amy Hot Air Balloons at Events

Putting the ‘super’ into Weston-super-Mare, Somerset locals are looking forward to welcoming the seaside resort’s first hot air balloon festival, set to take off in November. Hot on the

World’s biggest hot air balloon extravaganza celebrates 47th year

18th October 2018 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

Last week saw the 47th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta go off without a hitch. Crowds from around the

Brit wins hot air balloon world championships

29th August 2018 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

A British pilot has recently won the latest edition of the hot air balloon world championships. The competition took place in

Classic balloons to return to Bristol

10th July 2018 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

A number of iconic hot air balloons that have flown at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta in the past are set to return to the event once again this

Balloon Regatta prepares for take-off

14th June 2018 amy Hot Air Balloons at Events

Central London is set to be filled with an array of hot air balloons this weekend, as the 2018 edition of the RICOH Lord Mayor’s Hot Air Balloon Regatta is scheduled to get underway. The annual event has

Durham balloon festival makes the most of adverse weather

31st May 2018 amy Hot Air Balloons at Events

The Balloons InDurham Festival took place over the May Bank Holiday weekend, but it was faced with some tricky weather conditions that limited the number of