British Balloon Museum & Library Inflation Day

The British Balloon Museum & Library Inflation Day is not cancelled, and the organisers are confident for a break in the weather during the day. The first briefing will be at 0900hrs. However, please make your own minds up before travelling long distances.

Important 2014 Inflation Day Information

Do not forget your Membership Cards. The organisers of the 2014 Inflation day would like to point out that the information in the April Aerostat is not quite right. Everyone pays the entry fee with the exception of pre-registered balloons (as per poster). LAASI and BBML members are allowed into the inflation area if they […]

2014 BBM&L Inflation Day

The BBM&L are pleased to announce the date for the 2014 Inflation Day is Saturday 26th April 2014. Once again David Hopkins has invited us back to have our bi-annual Inflation Day at Lakeside Lodge Pidley, for which we are extremely grateful. For those who are uncertain of the location, the address is; Lakeside Lodge […]

Davey’s Derring-dos. Christopher Davey is the Speaker on October 27th

Christopher Davey has agreed to tell Friends of the Museum what really happened when he and Crispin Williams became the first balloonists to fly to Europe across the North Sea from Hull in 1980. Some might remember Christopher as Don Cameron’s co-pilot for the Transatlantic flight in the Zanussi balloon in 1978 (they did not […]

BBM&L AGM & Annual Luncheon 2013

The BBM&L AGM and Luncheon will be held on Sunday 27th October 2013 at the Mercure Elcot Hotel, Newbury, Berkshire. The AGM starts at 11.00am followed by the luncheon at 12.30pm. The Post prandial speaker will be confirmed soon, but you will not want to miss this speaker – he is dynamite