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The Squadron ran a Balloon Race during the 30 Signals regiment open day at Bramcote barracks near Nuneaton 10 th July 05. Some of you may have been fortunate enough to have been able to buy a ticket prior to the event or you may have thrown caution to the wind and splashed out on a balloon on the day and had the pleasure of releasing it yourself.

We can now announce that we have had 85 balloon tickets returned by post and that the balloon that travelled the furthest distance was balloon number 754 which was found near South Brent in Devon.

We have plotted the position in which all the returned tickets were found. Click on the map to see where they all landed.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who took part in our Balloon Race for their support.

Balloon Race - Civilian committee members and staff release the next batch of balloons from the Air Cadet stand - Click to enlarge
Click on the map to see where the 85 returned balloons landed

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