air show was predominantly held on the Sunday however there were a few
movements on the Saturday with the arrival of the Bell UH1 plus the Lynx
which was to provide the Red Devils with a ride for their display and
later the arrival Merlin.
flying line up on Sunday had a GR4 of XV Sqn, The BBMF with Spitfire
Hurricane & Dakota, Merlin, Lynx with the Red Devils, Hawk, Harrier, and
the Red Arrows. The program was a little sporadic but this is to be
expected when the assets are flying to the venue. The weather although
bright was quit blustery on the day which curtailed the BBMF appearance
with the Dakota only flying through, then later the Harrier developed a
problem which took some time to correct by which time his slot was
nearly up so all he could manage was a quick hover over Bowness Bay
before departing to allow the Red Arrows in.
All in all a good day
out and if you managed to park somewhere without paying the day was