Dam Busters – the remake

[caption id="attachment_563" align="alignleft" width="225"] Richard Todd plays Guy Gibson in the original Dam Busters film[/caption] The original Dam Busters film released in 1955 is due to be remade! The magnificent black and white film, directed by first time director Michael Anderson and starring Richard Todd as Guy Gibson, has to be one of the all time classics. As you probably know, the film is an adaptation of the book with the same name by Paul Brickhill, which tells the true story of the RAF 617 squadron, the development of Barnes Wallis's bouncing bomb and Operation Chastise - the attack on...

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Fly a helicopter from an historic Sussex airfield

[caption id="attachment_355" align="alignright" width="250"] Imagine flying in a helicopter over this beautiful Grade II listed terminal building![/caption] We're rather pleased about signing up this new helicopter centre based at Shoreham Airport, as it's an airfield steeped in history and offering incredible views of the adjacent coastline, Lancing College and the South Downs. As if the excitement of actually going up in a helicopter (and flying the thing!) wasn't enough to get you all excited, the airfield is always busy, has excellent facilities and a range of helicopter lessons that will entertain the whole family. For those even vaguely interested in...

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The ITB staff go air-sphereing!

[caption id="attachment_309" align="alignright" width="250"] Into the Blue big boss and after sales manager go airsphereing[/caption] Every now and then, the Big Boss here at Into the Blue let's us go on a little jolly to try out the new activities we're selling and the other week  a car load of us headed up to Milton Keynes to have a go at Air Sphereing. Leaving from Into the Blue HQ in Biggin Hill, Kent, it actually only took us less than two hours to get to the venue in the middle of Milton Keynes. The centre was purpose-built for indoor skydiving,...

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