Couple take vows in hot air balloon

August 28th, 2017

A US couple recently married in glowing, tethered balloon in front of crowds who had assembled awaiting the much-anticipated solar eclipse. Read the rest of this entry »


UK pilot seeks victory at European Championships

August 21st, 2017

Balloon pilot Dominic Bareford will herald the flag for Great Britain at the European Hot Air Balloon flights in Hot Air Balloon balloon rides Hot Air Balloon Championship this August.

Taking place in Brissac, just south of Angers in north-west France, the exciting competition is set to involve Read the rest of this entry »


Sir Richard Branson agrees to loan balloon to students

August 14th, 2017

Virgin kingpin Sir Richard Branson has granted the wishes of two enterprising students in their quest to meet a challenge set by Read the rest of this entry »


Charities set to benefit at hot air balloon festival

August 7th, 2017

Two worthwhile charity organisations are to be the focus of a fundraising drive at this year’s Northampton Balloon Festival.

Prostate Cancer UK and Cynthia Spencer Hospice will Read the rest of this entry »


What to expect on your first hot air balloon ride

August 3rd, 2017

Hot Air Balloon flights in Hot air balloon balloon rides Hot air balloon rides are an exciting and exhilarating experience, but if you have never ridden in a balloon before, what can you expect? Read the rest of this entry »


Record-breaking hot air balloon flight takes place in France

August 1st, 2017

Over 450 balloons took part in an amazing flying-feat, breaking a world record which stood for two years.

Ballooning enthusiasts and spectators were treated to the awesome sight which was the highlight of the Read the rest of this entry »