Stunning views of Hucknall by balloon on a spring evening

With lockdown restrictions on private aviation lifted on April 12, Nottingham & Derby Hot Air Balloon Club has started flying again.

Thursday, 22nd April 2021, 11:31 am
Hucknall from on high from the Nottingham & Derby Hot Air Balloon Club. Photos: Robin Macey

Last weekend, their green and white striped balloon flew over Hucknall and club member Robin Macey took these fantastic pictures.

If anyone is interested in getting involved in the balloon club, call 0115 8541028 or visit

Floating over the seating area on Kenbrook Road and Emperors Way
Kenbrook Park with Hucknall Sports YCFC
Titchfield Park with Hucknall Cemetery adjacent to it
Looking down on Hucknall Leisure Centre
Scoring a great view of the pitch at Hucknall Town FC
Two schools next to each other, Leen Mills Primary on the left and Holy Cross Catholic Primary on the right
New housing next to the old runway at Rolls Royce
Mary Magdalene Church look resplendent in the evening sunshine