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Hampshire man wins 'boyhood dream' Spitfire flight - in a raffle

Wonderful, fantastic! It's the most beautiful aeroplane ever made. I keep telling people never win anything - but I did then!"

– Laurie Lawless, raffle winner

A man from Hampshire has fulfilled his "boyhood dream" of flying in a Spitfire after winning a raffle.

Laurie Lawless from Hedge End, near Southampton, took to the skies above the city which created the iconic aircraft 83 years ago.

The flypast was part of a week of events celebrating Southampton Airport.

Rachel Hepworth reports.

Raffle organisers, Solent Sky Museum, say they will run another Spitfire prize raffle in March 2020.