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Dieppe Kite Festival 2014

Dieppe Kite Festival 2014 – France

Set in the beautiful countryside of the Haute-Normandie region of northern France, Dieppe is an historic town, strategically important since the 11th Century.  There is a magnificent Chateau and an eclectic mix of architecture that add a sense of character and history to the town.  All this was the back drop to the Dieppe Kite Festival 2014, one of […]

Dunstable Downs Kite Festival 2014

Dunstable Downs Kite Festival 2014

Last year’s annual Dunstable Downs Kite Festival was the best attended on record.  That is until now. The Dunstable Downs Kite Festival 2014 was a weekend of hot summer sun, cool gentle breezes and kites, kites, kites!   The festival has the special mixture of  wonderful displays of colour, shapes and sounds for the public and at the same […]


Berck sur Mer Kite Festival 2014

The world famous Berck sur Mer Kite Festival (Rencontres Internationales de Cerfs–Volants ) is without question one of the must attend festivals on the kite circuit.  With everything kite related from miniature kites to the world’s largest kite,  art kites to sport kites, banners to wind gardens this festival really does have it all and in […]

Drachen Uber Lemwerder 5

Old and new friends…

Once again our theory about the best wind (and the beer) is put to the test… this time at the Drachen Uber Lemwerder festival in Northern Germany.      Two great flying days, an amazing night fly and most importantly two lovely evenings, enjoying the company of friends, some cold beer, beautiful sunsets and a […]

Fluttering summer banner

Summer Meadows

The Peterborough Kite Festival is held every June at the beautiful Ferry Meadows park, with kites filling the sky above cyclists, canoes, rowing boats, train rides, wildlife safaris and many other outdoor activities. We were made extremely welcome by our hosts: The Great Ouse Kite Flyers (we should probably tell you that the Great Ouse […]

Basingstoke International Kite Festival

Basingstoke International Kite Festival

Well, we couldn’t have asked for much more from the Lodden Valley Kite Flyers team this year – congratulations to all involved in this wonderful event.  The weather couldn’t have been better (although the wind was a little tricky) with blue skies to show off the amazing artistic kites on display. We were thrilled to […]