60 Minute Flight – Up to 2 People
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The border country know as the Marches has been the scene on many battles and conflicts over the centuries, this flight will take in some of the most important and strategic sites and Castles along with some of the most stunning scenery.
You flight starts in the Severn Valley then heads towards Montgomery, Bishops Castle and Clun, all important strong holds in the past. Although Clun has now been suggested is one of the most tranquil locations in England according to research by the Campaign for the Protection of Rural England.
Offas Dyke is an ancient earthwork roughly following the border between Wales and England. The structure is named after Offa, the Anglo-Saxon king of Mercia from AD 757 until 796, who is traditionally believed to have ordered its construction. The best place to view it is Knighton and even better from the air. Then it’s following the Welsh English border to the start of the Wye Valley before heading north again towards Ludlow, the hill top medieval walled town, founded in the late 11th century after the Norman conquest of England and described by Sir John Betjeman as “probably the loveliest town in England”.
Then it back over the border again in to Wales and back to Welshpool.