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PAST EVENTS 2010

This is a list of past kite events that were listed on www.kitecalendar.co.uk during 2010.
The links for further information did work at the time of the event but may not continue to work after the event has taken place.

        
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JANUARY 2010
location map
website
email
3 MKF New Year fly-in, Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park, Sutton Cheney, nr. Market Bosworth, Nuneaton, Leicestershire
location map
website for more info
email contact
10 - 15 20th Gujarat International Kite Festival, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
  link to KCoS website   17 KCoS fly-in, the big field right in front of the beach, Ayr, Scotland
location map
website for more info email for more info 24 SPKA Buggy Race Day, West Sands, St. Andrews, Scotland
location map of event
link to KCoS website
31 KCoS fly-in, North sands, St Andrews, Scotland
        
FEBRUARY 2010
location map website for more info   13 & 14

North East Kite Fliers Rev Fun Fly and coaching weekend, Herrington Country Park (near to the UK Washington Kite Festival Site), Houghton le Spring, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear

location map
website for more info
20 & 21 12th Festi-vent sur Glace, Saint-Placide, QC, Canada
location map
NKG website
email
21 NKG fly-in, New Brighton Dips, Wirral, Merseyside - CANCELLED
map
NKG website
email
21 NKG fly-in, Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract, Yorkshire - CANCELLED
location map
website for more info
email for more info
21 SPKA Buggy Race Day, West Sands, St. Andrews, Scotland
location map
website for more info
21 STACK winter league, Lordshill playing fields, Southampton
  link to KCoS website   28 KCoS fly-in, the big field right in front of the beach, Ayr, Scotland
        
MARCH 2010
website for more info
email for more info
6 SPKA Freestyle Day, West Sands, St. Andrews, Scotland
email contact
6 & 7

Roy Broadley Kite Workshop (Moth Kite), Cliddesden Village Hall, near Basingstoke, Hants

website for more info
email for more info
7 SPKA Buggy Race Day, West Sands, St. Andrews, Scotland
location map of event
link to KCoS website
14 KCoS fly-in, North sands, St Andrews, Scotland
website for more info
email contact
19 - 21

The British Leisure Show and Kite Festival, Royal Windsor Race Course, Windsor, Berks

map
website
email contact
21 NKG fly-in, Roundhay Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire
location map
website for more iinfo
email link for more info
26 - 28 AIRVISA IV - 4th International Kite Festival of East Algarve, Cabanas de Tavira Kite Beach and Manta Rota's Beach, East Algarve, Portugal
map
website
email contact
28 16th Calke Abbey Kite Day, Calke Abbey, Ticknall, near Melbourne, Derbyshire
        
APRIL 2010
location map
website for more info
email for more info
4 SPKA Buggy Race Day, West Sands, St. Andrews, Scotland
website for more iinfo
email address for more info
9 - 11 Curacao International Kite Festival, Curacao, Netherlands Antilles, Caribbean
location map
website
email
10 - 18 24th International Berck sur mer Kite Festival, Berck sur Mer, Cote D'Opale, France
website
11

Fun Fly-in with a bit of coaching and practising day, the flying site right in the middle of Salisbury plain, Salisbury, Wiltshire

map
website
email contact
11 12th Streatham Common Kite fly-in, Streatham Common, South London SW16
location map
website for more info (Facebook)
13 - 16

World Sport Kite Championship 2010, Berck sur Mer, Cote D'Opale, France

location map
organisers website
contact email
17 Skybums' Church Stretton Kite Festival, Church Stretton, Shropshire
location map
NKG website
email contact
18 NKG fly-in, near the Coast Guard Station, Burbo Bank Road North, Crosby, near Liverpool, Merseyside
website for more info
email contact
24 & 25

North Hants Kiter's Jolly up 6, The Buggy Field, Cliddesden, near Basingstoke, Hants

location map of event
link to KCoS website
25 KCoS fly-in, North sands, St Andrews, Scotland
       
MAY 2010
map
The Kite Society website
email contact
2 & 3 20th Weymouth International Kite Festival, Weymouth Beach, Dorset
location map
website
email address
2 & 3 East Yorkshire Kite festival, Driffield Showground, Driffield, near York, East Yorkshire
location map
website for more info
contact email address
2 & 3 2nd Layer Marney Tower Kite Festival, Layer Marney Tower, near Colchester, Essex. CO5 9US
location map
website for more info
contact email address
8 & 9 Rufford Abbey Spring Kite Weekend, Rufford Country Park, near Ollerton, Nottinghamshire NG22 9DF
Location Map
Website for Swindon Kite Festival
email contact
8 & 9 20th Swindon International Kite Festival, Brinkworth House, Brinkworth, nr.Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 5DF
location map
website for more info
contact email address
15 & 16

13th Suffolk International Kite Festiva, Rougham Airfield, near Bury st Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 9ND

location map
website for more info   15 & 16 STACK national championships, round 1, Suffolk International kite festival, Rougham Airfield, near Bury st Edmunds, Suffolk
map
NKG website
email contact
16 NKG fly-in, Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract, Yorkshire
location map for Harewood House
Website email contact 22 & 23 4th Harewood House Kite Festival, Harewood House, Harewood, near Leeds, West Yorkshire
location map
website for more info
email contact for Wallop 2010
29 - 31

Wallop 2010, Middle Wallop Traction Kiting Weekend, Army Air Museum, Middle Wallop, nr Andover, Hampshire

       
JUNE 2010
location map
Website for Exmouth Kite Festival
email Exmouth Rotary
4 - 6 4th Exmouth Rotary Kite Festival, The Imperial Recreation Ground, Exmouth, East Devon
map
website for more info
email contact
5 & 6 Margam Park Kite Festival, Margam Park, near Bridgend, South Wales
location map
website
email contact for Basingstoke Kite Festival
5 & 6 18th Basingstoke Kite Festival, Down Grange Sports Complex, Pack Lane, Basingstoke, Hampshire
location map
website for more info
email for more info
5 & 6

Celtic Challenge Buggy Racing Scottish Round, Sands of Luce, Nr Stranraer, Scotland

  website   5 & 6

Bedford International Kite Festival, Russell Park, Bedford

location map of Kites over the Mersey
website for more info
email contact address
12 & 13

Kites over the Mersey, 7th Wirral International kite festival, "The Dips", New Brighton, Wirral, Cheshire

map
website for more information
email Kent Kite Fliers
12 & 13

Teston Bridge Kite Weekend, Teston Bridge picnic site, nr Maidstone, Kent ME18 5BX

 
The Kite Society website
email contact
12 & 13 Blackheath International Kite Festival, Blackheath, London
website for more info
email contact
13

Butser Hill Festival of Flight, Butser Hill, not far from Queen Elizabeth Country Park, between Horndean and Petersfield, Hampshire

map
GOKF website
email contact
13 Peterborough Kite Festival, Nene Valley Park, Peterborough, Cambs - CANCELLED
map
website
17 - 20 26th Fano International Kite Fliers meeting, Fano Beach, Denmark
location map
website for more information
email contact for Southampton Kite Festival
19 & 20 15th Southampton Kite Festival, Lordshill Recreation Grounds, Five Acre Field, Redbridge Lane, Southampton, Hampshire
location map
website for more info
19 & 20 STACK national championships round 2, Southampton Kite Festival, Lordshill Recreation Grounds, Five Acre Field, Redbridge Lane, Southampton, Hampshire
map
website
email contact
19 & 20 Beacon Park Kite Festival, Beacon Hill County Park, Up Holland, nr Skelmersdale, Lancashire
location map
website for more info
email contact
20

Morecambe kite festival, Marine Road, Morecambe LA4 4BU

location map
website for more information
email contact
26 & 27 "A Lark In The Park", Market Bosworth Country Park, Park Road, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire CV13 0LP
location map
email contact
26 & 27

Barmouth Beach Kite Festival, on the beach opposite the new Lifeboat Station, Barmouth, Mid Wales

location map
website for more info
email for more info
27

SPKA Summer Fly, West Sands, St. Andrews, Scotland

       
JULY 2010
locaiton map
website for more info
email contact
3 & 4 Sunderland International Friendship and Kite Festival, Northern Area Playing Fields, Usworth, Washington, Tyne and Wear
map
website
email contact
10 & 11 32nd Annual Brighton Kite Festival, Stanmer Park, Brighton, West Sussex
location map
website
email
11 14th Rushcliffe Kite Festival, Rushcliffe Country Park, Mere Way, Ruddington, near Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG11 6JS
location map
website for more info
email contact
11 GOKF fly-in, Ferry Meadows Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
location map
website for more info
email contact
17 & 18

Herefordshire Kite Festival, Berrington Hall, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0DW

location map
website for more info
17 & 18 STACK national championships round 3, Herefordshire kite festival, Berrington Hall, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0DW
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17 & 18 Eastbourne Extreme FreeSports Festival, Eastbourne’s Eastern seafront, BN22 7PR
website for more info
email contact
18

Dunstable Kite Festival, the National Trust Gateway Centre, Dunstable Downs, Bedfordshire

location map
website for more information
email contact
18 NKG fly-in, Ainsdale, near Southport, Merseyside
location of event
website for more info
email contact
24 & 25

4th MKF Family Fun Weekend, Carnfield Hall, South Normanton, near Alfreton, Derbyshire DE55 2BE - CANCELLED

location of event
email link
24 & 25 Silloth on Solway Kite Festival, The Green, Silloth on Solway, Cumbria
location map
event website
contact email address
24 & 25 Dover Kite Festival, Astor Playing Fields, Tower Hamlets, Dover, Kent - CANCELLED
location map
website for more info
email contact
25 GOKF fly-in, Ferry Meadows Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
   
contact email
31 & 1

The Eilmer 1000 Malmesbury Kite Festival, The Worthies, Malmesbury, Wiltshire

website for more info
email contact
31 & 1

North Hants Kiter's Jolly up 7, The Buggy Field, Cliddesden village, near Basingstoke, Hants

website for more info
31 & 1 STACK Tricks Party Competition, North Hants Kiters Jolly-Up 7, The Buggy Field, Cliddensden, Basingstoke, Hants
       
AUGUST 2010
contact email
1

The Eilmer 1000 Malmesbury Kite Festival, The Worthies, Malmesbury, Wiltshire

website for more info
email contact
1

North Hants Kiter's Jolly up 7, The Buggy Field, Cliddesden, near Basingstoke, Hants

website for more info
1 STACK Tricks Party Competition, North Hants Kiters Jolly-Up 7, The Buggy Field, Cliddensden, Basingstoke, Hants
location map
email contact
1 Monmouth Kite Festival and Balloon glow, Monmouth Showground, Redbrook Road, Monmouth, South Wales NP25 4LG - NEW VENUE
map
website for more information
email Kent Kite Fliers
7 & 8

Big Kite Weekend, Teston Bridge picnic site, nr Maidstone, Kent ME18 5BX

location map
website for more info
email contact
8 The 1st Vintage Kite Meet, Shipley Country Park, Heanor, near Ilkeston, Derbyshire
location map
website for more info
email contact
8 GOKF fly-in, Ferry Meadows Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
location map
website for more information
email contact
14 & 15 27th Shrewsbury Kite Festival, SCAT (Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology), London Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY2 6PR - NEW VENUE
location map
website for more info
14 & 15 STACK Novice / junior competition, Shrewsbury kite festival, SCAT (Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology), London Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY2 6PR - PROVISIONAL
location map
website
email address for Malcolm Goodman
14 & 15

Whitley Bay Kite Festival, The Links, Whitley Bay, Northumberland

location map
website for more information
email contact
15 NKG fly-in, on the beach, near the Leisure Centre, Fleetwood, Lancashire
website for more info
contact email
20 - 22 Emmen Kite festival, Emmen, Netherlands
location map
The Kite Society website
email contact
28 - 30 Portsmouth International Kite Festival, Southsea Common, Portsmouth, Hampshire
       
SEPTEMBER 2010
location map
Bristol Kite Festival website
email link
4 & 5 24th Bristol International Kite Festival, The Plateau, Ashton Court, Begger Bush Lane, Bristol, Somerset
map
website
email
4 & 5 Rufford Abbey Summer Kite Weekend, Rufford Country Park, near Ollerton, Nottinghamshire NG22 9DF
location map
website for more info
11 - 19 Dieppe International Kite Festival, The Seafront, Dieppe, Normandy, France
location map
website for more details
contact email
12 15th Eggardon Kite Festival, Eggardon Hill, Kings Lane, near West Compton, near Bridport, Dorset
location map
website for more info
email contact
12 GOKF fly-in, Ferry Meadows Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
location map
website for more info
email contact
18

Balsall Common Kite Day, Lavendar Hall Park, Lavender Hall Lane, Balsall Common, near Coventry, West Midlands

map

website
email contact
18 & 19 Chester Kite Festival, in assoc. with NKG, The Roodee Racecourse, Chester, Cheshire
map
website
email
19 7th Kedleston Hall Kite Day, Kedleston Hall, Kedleston Road, Derby, Derbyshire DE22 5JH
location map
website for more info
email contact
25 Kites Over Capstone, Capstone Farm Country Park, Capstone Road, Gillingham, Kent ME7 3JG
location of event
website
email contact
26

Wakefield Kite Festival, Heath Common, Wakefield, Yorkshire

location map
website for more info
email contact
26 GOKF fly-in, Ferry Meadows Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
       
OCTOBER 2010
  website for more info   1 - 3 STACK Eurocup, on the beach near the harbour, Calais, France
location map
website for more info
email contact
2 & 3 Bolton Abbey Kite Festival, Bolton Abbey, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 6EX
contact email
2 & 3 16th Festival International de Cerf-volant d'Hardelot Plage, Hardelot Plage, France
location map
The Kite Society website
email contact
2 & 3 4th Margate International Kite Festival, Main Sands, Margate, Kent
location map
email
3 ex-KITE-ment, Apedale Country Park, Alsagers Bank, Apedale, nr Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire - Provisional
location map
Suffolk Kite Flyers website
email contact
9 Suffolk Kite Fliers Light up the Sky for BBC Children In Need Appeal, Rougham Airfield, near Bury st Edmunds, Suffolk
Facebook website for more info
contact email
9 Kite Weekenders Light up the Sky for BBC Children In Need Appeal, Sumners Ponds Campsite and Fishery. Barnes Green, Horsham, Sussex RH13 0PR
website for more info
9 & 10 Sparkassenkitefestival, Lünen, Germany
website
     
10 OSOW = ONE SKY ONE WORLD - An Annual Worldwide event, flying kites for peace:
website for more info
email contact
10

Kent Kite Flyers OSOW, Radnor Park, Folkestone, Kent

location map
NKG website
email contact
10 NKG OSOW, overlooking the Mersey, Otterspool, South Liverpool, Merseyside
map
NKG website
email contact
10 NKG OSOW, Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract, Yorkshire
location map
website for more info
email contact
10 GOKF OSOW, Ferry Meadows Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
location map
website for more info
email contact
10 MKF OSOW, The War Memorial Park, Kenilworth Road, Coventry, Warwickshire
website for more info
10 Fractured Axel OSOW, Epsom Downs Race Course, near Tattenham Corner, Epson, Surrey
location map
10 Shropshire Kite Group OSOW, Roden Nurseries and Garden Centre, Roden, between Shrewsbury and Newport, Shropshire
location map
Suffolk Kite Flyers website
email contact
10 Suffolk Kite Fliers OSOW, Rougham Airfield, east of Bury st Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 9ND
Facebook website for more info
contact email
10 Kite Weekenders OSOW, Sumners Ponds Campsite and Fishery. Barnes Green, Horsham, Sussex RH13 0PR
Thorpe Kite Flyers website
contact email for Thorpe Kite Flyers
10 Thorpe Kite Fliers OSOW, Great Yarmouth North Beach, near to Munchies Cafe, Norfolk NR30 4EX
location map
WKKF website
contact email for WHKF
10 WHKF OSOW, Barbury Castle, near Wroughton, Swindon, Wiltshire
website
23 & 24 16th Cape Town International Kite Festival, on the lawns surrounding Zandvlei, Muizenberg. South Africa
location map
Northern Kite Group website
email contact
23 NKG Light up the Sky for BBC Children In Need Appeal, overlooking the Mersey, Otterspool, South Liverpool, Merseyside
location map
website for more info
email contact
24 GOKF fly-in, Ferry Meadows Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
       
NOVEMBER 2010
location map
website for more information
5 - 7 XXIII Festival Internacional de Cometas, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands
location map
website for more info
email contact
14 GOKF fly-in, Priory Country Park, Barkers Lane, Bedford MK41 9DJ
  Website for KCOS   14 KCOS fly-in, the big field right in front of the beach, Ayr, Scotland
map
website
email contact
21 NKG fly-in, Beacon Hill County Park, Up Holland, nr Skelmersdale, Lancashire
map
website
email contact
21 NKG fly-in, Roundhay Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire
  Website for KCOS   28 St. Andrews Kite Festival, West Sands beach, St. Andrews, Scotland
location map
website for more info
email contact
28 GOKF fly-in, Ferry Meadows Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
       
DECEMBER 2010
location map
NKG website
email contact
12 NKG Xmas fly-in, overlooking the Mersey, Otterspool, South Liverpool, Merseyside
map
NKG website
email contact
12 NKG Xmas fly-in, Stainland Recreation Ground, Stainland, near Huddersfield and Halifax, Yorkshire
location map
website for more info
email contact
12 GOKF fly-in, Priory Country Park, Barkers Lane, Bedford MK41 9DJ
location map
website for more info
email contact
19 GOKF Light up the Sky for BBC Children In Need Appeal, Ferry Meadows, Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU
        

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