The mass ascent of the Bristol Balloon Festival floats calmly over roof tops.
A stunning sunset acted as a back drop to multiple balloons which took to the sky after festival organisers gave the green light for lift off.
The balloons drifted over the city of Bristol towards the hamlets of Bitton and Keynsham before touching down in random fields and...
With its higgledy-piggledy cottages and winding streets, Staithes has the air of a place lost in time. Once one of the largest fishing ports on the North East coast, this coastal hamlet is now a well-loved base for exploring Yorkshire's cliff top paths and discovering the delights of rock pooling and fossil hunting on the small sandy beach.