The Hurricane aircraft is now safely on York Theatre Royal's roof - but it took two hours and a lot of effort.
It's there to mark Armed Forces Day, the 70th anniversary of the French Air Force's arrival in the city, and York's part in the Tour de France.
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UK weather forecast: Ice again this morning followed by another bright but cold day
Both men have been remanded in custody and will appear before Doncaster Magistrates’ Court tomorrow (Thursday 24 January).
UK weather forecast: Another frost tonight with snow showers leading to icy stretches