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#WsMAirFest 2015




The airshow last weekend was a complete success! Lots of people went to see the rides and the planes and just enjoy the beach.





Even Peppa was there!



And them showing some skills!


My son enjoyed every moment .


And why not as he met the most awesome pilots in the whole wide world.





While I am drooling over other people's camera kit! Look at those lens! They can probably see the pilot with those!!!



Everyone was waiting for the Red Arrows to do their thing but the weather just went misty. In a snap is got cold and dark.


So we went home.
But the magic of living near this venue is that we can go back the next day.

And went back we did! The second day was even better. Sunny and more people arrived.



And the weather cooperated this time so that the RAF Red Arrows were able to perform their amazing air stunts.



And we were able to see her last flight and say goodbye to Avro Vulcan. Such a bittersweet feeling.



Would like to say thank you to my husband for providing some of the photos as I was ironing at home haha.
This event made me appreciate again that we are living here.
Amazing events like this one within our reach and we can again go in and out of the house when we get tired.
Cant wait for next year as this is a family tradition for us already and we will definitely miss the Vulcan. A beautiful flying machine!

AIRFEST is my word of the week.

xx

My Travel Monkey


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liquoriceuk
Jun. 26th, 2015 06:21 am (UTC)
What an amazing event and looks like you had a wonderful time. I love the photo of your son in the Red Arrows uniform :-)
(Anonymous)
Jun. 26th, 2015 07:08 am (UTC)
Word of the week
What fun! And what lovely photos!
Popping over from word of the week x
(Anonymous)
Jun. 26th, 2015 07:36 am (UTC)
Dear Mummy Blog - Baby Isabella
I love the fact it's held on a beach! Not just an air show but lots of cool things to do. Looks like you guys had fun :) I'd be inspired to be a pilot too :) #PoCoLo
SMABLblog
Jun. 26th, 2015 08:26 am (UTC)
Oh we watched this one last year, it was such a buzz.
Glad your little man had an awesome time :) x
Christinchen Royale
Jun. 26th, 2015 09:14 am (UTC)
Hi!
Glad to visit your blog back today, am a little late from the WW bloghop. I appreciate your visit and comment on mine. And happy indeed to find a fellow Pinay here and from the UK too. Wow! I lived there for a while near Middx way back in 2003. Love the great capture of the RAF Red Arrows, they look awesome! :) See you around, will visit often. adding you to my blogroll too,sis!
BabyChaos11
Jun. 26th, 2015 11:30 am (UTC)
Wow this looks brilliant and it looks like a great day out!
ReadingRes
Jun. 26th, 2015 11:40 am (UTC)
What a brilliant event to have on your doorstep and be able to pop in and out of. Looks like so much fun! Thanks for sharing with #WotW x
(Anonymous)
Jun. 26th, 2015 11:44 am (UTC)
Looks fab merlinda! Shame you were at home doing the ironing! I bet your son had such a great time watching all the planes! Xx #wotw
(Anonymous)
Jun. 26th, 2015 04:59 pm (UTC)
Yes, what a great event to have on your doorstep and so much to see and do too.
(Anonymous)
Jun. 26th, 2015 05:31 pm (UTC)
He's pretty good at taking photos your husband!! Glad they had a good time xx
#wordoftheweek
Tracey @mummyshire
(Anonymous)
Jun. 26th, 2015 07:07 pm (UTC)
Beautiful photos! Air shows are great fun, I loved the ones we've been too.

Tubbs
Poppy Lewis
Jun. 27th, 2015 05:54 am (UTC)
Poppy A Sunny Island
Great pics - looks like a fun day out. My little one would've gone bonkers for the big Peppe Pig! x
Kim Carberry
Jun. 27th, 2015 11:37 am (UTC)
Wonderful photos! It looks like a fantastic day out.
Pickinguptoys
Jun. 27th, 2015 01:15 pm (UTC)
Wow what awesome photos!Loving the facepaint he looks fab x #wotw
coombemill
Jun. 27th, 2015 01:48 pm (UTC)
Such a lovely event to have so close to home and how envious others must have been that you could just pop home and venture out again the next day! Some lovely captures there but the best are your son woth the piolets. How wonderful to be able to pose with them and talk to them like that. Thank you for sharing with me on Country Kids.
minnowmep
Jun. 27th, 2015 07:26 pm (UTC)
This would be right up our street and I'm glad at least one of our boys got to see the Vulcan last weekend #CountryKids
VicWelton
Jun. 27th, 2015 10:21 pm (UTC)
This looks like an amazing event Merlinda and what fantastic photos. Thank you for sharing with PoCoLo x
_LisasLife_
Jun. 28th, 2015 09:46 am (UTC)
Some brilliant photos of the AirFest. Your little man looks in his element with the pilots! :)
Californian Mum in London
Jun. 28th, 2015 08:58 pm (UTC)
Wow, looks like an amazing day out. My boy would love to see an airshow.
Claire Evans
Jun. 29th, 2015 11:31 am (UTC)
A Great Day!
Great post. Amazing how the sky can change like that so quickly. Glad you got to go back again and enjoy the show in the sun. :-) x
astrongcoffee1
Jun. 29th, 2015 03:09 pm (UTC)
Looks like a great event and good that you live nearby x
BecomingaSAHM
Jun. 29th, 2015 07:55 pm (UTC)
Looks like a brilliant day ( or 2 days) out, so great that you could pop back the second day when the weather was better! Looks like your son had SO much fun! xx
(Anonymous)
Jun. 29th, 2015 09:09 pm (UTC)
What a fab couple of days out and great shots - looks like you all had fun! #wotw
packingsuitcase
Jun. 30th, 2015 12:49 pm (UTC)
Ohhh I love air shows!! I saw one myself last weekend during the Formula 1 Grand Prix in Austria!
Great photos!!

Thank you for linking up with #MondayEscapes again :D
(Anonymous)
Jul. 1st, 2015 07:55 am (UTC)
Hannah - Budding Smiles
What wonderful pictures! I'm gutted that my regular air show is cancelled this year but Vulcan flew right over my village the other day so I was happy with that! Love the pics with the pilots, very cool! #PoCoLo xx
OurLitEscapades
Jul. 2nd, 2015 08:54 pm (UTC)
By accident we are going to the air show near use in August. Your post has made me look forward to it. It looks like you have a great time x x
(Anonymous)
Jul. 16th, 2015 08:14 pm (UTC)
aNoviceMum
So lovely to live within rich of such loveliness :-). Really beautiful pictures - 'well done' to your husband. What varies experiences you're able to give your little boy; you can see he really enjoyed it :-) Such fun. #CommentLuv
Jaime Oliver
Jul. 19th, 2015 05:16 pm (UTC)
This looks like such a fantastic event! i loved family events like this myself :-)
Thanks for linking up with #MagicMoments
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