Hot air balloon landing Victoria Park Southport (VIDEO) June 7th, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments Hot air balloon landing Victoria Park Southport Residents in Southport were concerned for a hot air balloon that was flying very low over houses in Southport this evening (Friday 7th June 2013). OTS News.co.uk was inundated with calls and text messages from local residents worried about the pilot and four passengers as the balloon narrowly missed row of houses on Rotten Row before landing on Victoria Park. The balloon set off from Wrightington near Wigan at about 8:00pm on a journey to Southport land was scheduled to land on the beach at 9:30pm. The landing was cut short by the pilot who made a controlled landing in the park instead. The balloon’s passengers waved to onlookers as they came into land. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Call OTS www.callots.co.uk Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Related Comments comments!