Leigh, Swindon SN6 6RA
Join us on the historic airfield of Blakehill for a celebration of the reserve’s history as a WW2 military airfield and of its current value as a wildlife-rich hay meadow and pasture.
Whether your interest is the history of the former airfield, the wildlife of the reserve, or just having fun. There will be something of interest to everyone.
Activities include; Tethered hot air balloon for aerial view of reserve, WW2 RAF re-enactment, Sweet Swing Jazz Band, RAF Blakehill War to Wildlife display, BBMF Spitfire fly over (confirmed), Static Falconry display, Wiltshire Wildlife Trust crafts and activities and a whole lot more.
The event is free and there is no need to book, donations are welcome on the day.