Video alert: Dad lands hot air balloon at son's school

Britain's coolest dad surprised his two children before their morning lessons - by landing his hot air balloon on their school field.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 21st January 2016, 10:08 am
Updated Thursday, 21st January 2016, 10:14 am

Father of two Adrian Brown, 47, landed his hot air balloon in a school playground after changing wind direction blew him off course.

Mr Brown said he planned the landing at 2,000 feet to avoid a dual carriageway and livestock in neighbouring fields.

He said: “The wind direction changed from when I took off so I was faced with the dual carriageway on one side and a field full of sheep on the other.