Balloon Fiesta

Winners of the South Bristol Voice//Greenwoods Balloon Fiesta photo competition

Oct 27 2017

Winners of the South Bristol Voice//Greenwoods Balloon Fiesta photo competition The prizes have been presented... Read More

More great views of the balloon fiesta

Aug 27 2017

Thumbnail ImageTHE WIND wasn’t as kind to South Bristol residents as it sometimes is at Balloon Fiesta time. Over four days of ascents from August 10-13, people from Bedminster to Knowle often got only distant views of the aviators after they ascended from Ashton Court. But it didn’t seem to dent the enthusiasm of the entrants to our annual balloon photo competition.... Read More

Prizes for Voice balloon photo contest winners

Sep 02 2016

MEET the winners! The top three in the South Bristol Voice Balloon Fiesta photography competition went to Greenwoods estate agents in Wells Road, Knowle, this week to be presented with their prizes.... Read More

Late lift off for balloons

Aug 26 2016

Thumbnail ImageThe 39th event in what is surely the best ballooning gathering in the world, finally wowed South Bristol – despite disappointment when high winds meant balloons could not take off until Saturday evening. ... Read More

Balloon fiesta best seen from South Bristol

Sep 03 2015

Thumbnail ImageWITH record crowds at Ashton Court, those South Bristolians who chose to stay at home to enjoy the mass ascents may feel they made the right choice. ... Read More