Hot air balloon over Welwyn Garden City

PUBLISHED: 15:47 17 August 2015 | UPDATED: 15:47 17 August 2015

Hot air balloon over Welwyn Garden City

Hot air balloon over Welwyn Garden City


A low-flying hot air balloon over Welwyn Garden City sparked interest among Welwyn Hatfield Times readers.

A number got in touch with the paper yesterday, Sunday, and today, Monday, to describe the scene.

Some also sent in pictures.

Derek Groom emailed saying: “Thought you might like this. Picture [of a hot air balloon] over (just) Walnut Grove in WGC, today August 17, at 7.55am.

“It just cleared the TV aerials.”

If any readers have pictures they think the Welwyn Hatfield Times might be interested in, email

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