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A Load Of Balloons Just Floated Over London

More than 50 hot air balloons floated over the capital to raise money for the Lord Mayor’s Appeal and the City of London.

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3. The floating spectacle was the Lord Mayor’s Balloon Regatta, a charity event to raise money for the Lord Mayor’s Appeal and the City of London.

4. More than 50 balloons took flight from Burgess Park in southeast London at around 4.45am...

Dominic Lipinski / PA WIRE

The annual event takes place on any Sunday in July when weather conditions are just right for drifting.

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