WHAT better way could there be to see Oxford’s dreaming spires than from the silent pinnacle of a hot air balloon?

That is the vision of two businessmen who want to create a “tethered balloon experience” in Oxpens meadow behind Oxford Ice Rink.

The pair want to pay tribute to one of the city’s greatest unsung heroes, James Sadler – the first Englishman to make a flight in a hot air balloon.

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