Red Arrows wow the crowds as they perform in Blackpool

All eyes were looking up to the sky as the Royal Air Force's world famous Red Arrows visited Blackpool.

Sunday, 22nd May 2016, 10:21 am
Updated Sunday, 22nd May 2016, 11:26 am
The Red Arrows perform at Blackpool Pleasure Beach
The Red Arrows perform at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

The daredevil display team performed stunts above the Pleasure Beach on Saturday evening.

Crowds turned out to watch the colourful display and people could see the Red Arrows from across the Fylde coast.

The display, part of the Red Arrow team’s 52nd season, coincided with the first anniversary of the Pleasure Beach’s Red Arrows Skyforce ride.

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The air display was the highlight of a packed day of events at the Pleasure Beach involving RAF Association, the Air Cadets, Army and the Navy.

There was also career advice from the Army and Navy, games and a performance by the Band of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers.