Cornish kite maker

A kite maker from Bodmin is making the last minute touches to his designs ahead of this weekend's Bristol Kite Festival. Martin Lester has been creating his famous 'leg' kites for 30 years.

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Cornish kite maker prepares for international festival

A kite maker from Cornwall is putting the last minute touches to his design, ahead of this weekend's Bristol Kite Festival.

Martin Lester has been making his famous 'leg' kites, which are synonymous with the festival, at his workshop near Bodmin for the last 30 years.

What started out as a hobby has now become a thriving business and Martin has sold around 6,000 pairs.

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