Clacton 150 anniversary flights - 26-27 August 2021:
Red Arrows (Thur/Fri)
BBMF Spitfire & Hurricane (Thur/Fri)
Thursday 26 August 2021 Schedule:
2.30pm - USAF F-15Es flypast
2.45pm - 3.00pm - BBMF
3.15pm - 3.45pm - Red Arrows
Friday 27 August 2021 Schedule:
12.45pm - 1.15pm - Red Arrows
1.30pm - 1.45pm - BBMF
• *Red Arrows Route Maps.
* Click here for Red Arrows Route Maps.
Along Clacton Seafront. However, there is adequate viewing and vantage points available from the East side of Clacton Pier (towards Holland-on-Sea) to Clacton Martello Beach (What3Words: starlight.repeated.protests) including our upper and lower promenades and West Greensward. Please be aware that these areas get very busy.
Travel & Parking:
From London and the M25, take the A12 signed Chelmsford and Colchester, pass the exits to Colchester West and Colchester Central, and then join the A120 signposted Harwich and Clacton.
From the Midlands and North, follow the A14 (signposted Felixstowe/Harwich) until you are south of Ipswich. Join the A12 signposted London, then take the A120 signposted Harwich. From the A120 join the A133 for Clacton, Frinton, Walton, St Osyth, Brightlingsea etc.
A park & ride service provided by Hedingham is available from Clacton Factory Outlet (CO15 4TL) routes 136 and 137, drop off and pick up Clacton Pier Avenue. £3.90 per adult or £5.80 for a family ticket. Timings are 7.47 from Clacton Factory Outlet to 18.13 from Pier Avenue (Stand B). Buses operate every 15 minutes.
West Road Cark Park (Cash only) run by the Rotary Club of Clacton-on-Sea which will be open from 08.00 to 18.00 on both days. Admission to park will cost £5.00 for the day - to walk from the West Road Car Park (CO15 1AJ) to Toby Carvery will take around 10mins.
Where can I get up to date information now and on the day?
Twitter page @ClactonAirshow
Facebook page @TheSunshineCoastOffcial
Tune in to BBC Essex to hear commentary of the Clacton 150 Anniversary Flights. Steve Scruton & Ian Wyatt will have exclusive coverage live from the seafront from 2pm on Thursday 26th, and 12 noon on Friday 27th. BBC Essex 95.3 FM/ 103.5 FM who will be running special programmes live!
Download the Love Tendring app - where you can find information on nearby car parks, toilets and other facilities. It also tells you how busy beaches are based on hourly data from TDC's Beach Patrol.
LoveTendring for Android
LoveTendring for Apple
More details on this event can be found here.
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