Red Arrows confirmed for 2018 Weston-super-Mare’s Air Festival

PUBLISHED: 17:03 10 April 2018 | UPDATED: 17:25 10 April 2018

The wonderful Red Arrows at Weston Air Days. Picture: Terry Kelly

The wonderful Red Arrows at Weston Air Days. Picture: Terry Kelly

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The most famous air display team in the country will feature at this year’s Weston-super-Mare Air Festival it has been confirmed today (Tuesday).

Red Arrows in Weston. Picture: Martin PowisRed Arrows in Weston. Picture: Martin Powis

The Royal Air Forces’ Red Arrows will swoop into Weston on June 23-24 and showcase their spectacular display once again.

MORE: Last year was ‘one of the best’ events to date.

The team was one of the many who wowed crowds last year, with planes and helicopters taking to the blue skies amid sweltering hot temperatures.

The Red Arrows at Weston Air Festival. Picture: Mark AnsteeThe Red Arrows at Weston Air Festival. Picture: Mark Anstee

The RAF Typhoon Display Team and Team Raven will also return to Weston’s skies for the two-day event.

MORE: Check out our readers’ spectacular pictures from previous years.

The Armed Forces weekend will be back this year on the same weekend and it will see the Beach Lawns taken over with ground displays, stands and food stalls.

MORE: Some of the action from last year’s festival.

This year will be made all the more special as it will mark 100 years since World War One ended.

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