Colin Prescot to be Speaker

The British Balloon Museum & Library are delighted that Colin Prescot, Chairman of Flying Pictures, has agreed to be the post-prandial speaker at the BBM&L Luncheon on October 28th at the Mercure Elcot Hotel near Newbury Berkshire.

BBM&L balloons at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

The British Balloon Museum & Library were asked if the Fiesta could inflate some of the special shaped balloon envelopes to show to the public over the three day Fiesta. The two balloons chosen had been donated to the museum – G-NUTS and G-BGOO.

BBM&L fly the Mug in the Netherlands

Seven Friends of the BBM&L, including two Directors, attended the 27th Friese Ballonfeesten in Joure, Netherlands.

Smiling happy faces

Chris Dunkley’s take on the BBM&L Inflation Day at Lakeside Lodge, Pidley.

BBM&L Inflation Day a Success

The 12th BBM&L Inflation Day at Lakeside Lodge, Pidley near Huntingdon was a great success. Organised over months by Tim and Martyn Turner, and helped by teams of excellent people, the pilots, crew, BBM&L friends, LAASi members and the public were able to see and be involved in the inflation of 71 different balloons.