Pilots from across the region took part in the first flight of the Northampton Balloon Festival today.
The three-day event attracts visitors from across the country.
This morning, an ITV News Anglia crew were lucky enough to be taken up for a ride.
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Ukip has responded to the resignation of its only MP, Douglas Carswell, by suggesting he quit before he was kicked out.
A mostly warm afternoon but a fresh easterly breeze will bring a noticeably cooler feel along eastern coasts. Highs of 15 deg C (59 deg F).
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