Newbiggin Kite Festival. Pictures by Jane Coltman

IN PICTURES: Flying high at Newbiggin

Blue whales, a purple octopus and Donald Duck - these were just some of the characters filling the sky at the 8th Annual Kite Festival.

Newbiggin Maritime Centre hosted the two day event which included displays from international kite flyers. Our photographer Jane Coltman went along for a look.

Betty McCauley and Margaret Walker dressed for the occasion.
Betty McCauley and Margaret Walker dressed for the occasion.
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Quackers! Newbiggin Kite Festival. Pictures by Jane Coltman
Quackers! Newbiggin Kite Festival. Pictures by Jane Coltman
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Watching all the fun at Newbiggin Kite Festival
Watching all the fun at Newbiggin Kite Festival
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Canine capers at Newbiggin Kite Festival
Canine capers at Newbiggin Kite Festival
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