Nostalgia: Birthday plans in full flight

Nellie Hinchcliffe was given an aerial tour of Batley for her birthday.
Nellie Hinchcliffe was given an aerial tour of Batley for her birthday.

Nellie Hinchcliffe’s 99th birthday celebrations got off to a flying start with an aerial tour of Batley.

Miss Hinchcliffe, of Woodwell House Old People’s Home, fulfilled her life-long ambition when she got to fly in an aeroplane. 
The plane circled the town and flew over the home where she lived during the special flight.