MR Happy and Little Miss Chatterbox were on hand to help at Farnborough's Queensmead shopping centre when 300 balloons were released on Saturday.

Some 50 of the balloons are tagged and finders must return the tag to win. Top three prizes are tickets to the air show and there are 47 more "Farnborough goody" children's prizes. If you're not a winner, you can call 0870 906 3859 for ticket information or contact Tickets for the air show are £16 in advance or £22 on the day.

l Picture by Les Millar.