Various shots of the large balloon being prepared at Rye, France, for the balloon trip. Balloonist Anthony Smith checks the ropes and the sandbags. A girl fastening parachute, getting ready fro the flight. Woman hands the balloonist a bottle of champagne. LS. The balloon lifting up with the people visible in the basket. Balloon goes off across Rye Harbour.
Date found in the old record - 04/02/1967.
- Sport & Leisure