Near Space Photography helps Leicester celebrate the Rugby World cup coming home

Yesterday Near Space Photography helped Leicester celebrate the Rugby World cup trophy tour coming to town. Leicester will host 3 games in the world cup. To celebrate this, and the trophy tour, we launched a ‘Rugby ball into space’. More information on the flight is available at

https://nsballoonproject.wordpress.com/missions/mission-29/

the footage was shown at a reception in the National Space Centre on 13th August 2015 and appeared on RFU / Rugby world cup social media.

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BBC East Midlands Today programme 13th August 2015

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It was also covered by Leicester Mercury

http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/alunch/story-27602611-detail/story.html

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