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Air Shows Frequently Asked Questions


How do we access the site?

Our new entrance is located on the B658 Shefford Road. To find us please use this postcode and follow the Visitor Attraction signs – SG18 9DT

We are two miles due west of the A1 at Biggleswade, approx 20 miles from J13 on M1.

Are dogs allowed on site?

We welcome well-behaved dogs on leads in the paddocks and parkland. Dogs are not permitted in the Hangars, Shop, Café, House, Swiss Garden or Playground. Assistance dogs are permitted everywhere.

Can we bring a picnic?

You are able to bring food with you on to the site. Please not that we do not permit any BBQs on site.

Are there catering facilities on site?

As well as the Runway Café, we will have Shuttleworth pods around the site serving coffees, sandwiches, burgers and more. We will also be welcoming food traders throughout the season, serving a variety of different cuisines. There really is something for everyone.

Will the full line up be flying?

Our anticipated aircraft line-up will be available on the event page in the lead up to the show. Please note that all aircraft are subject to serviceability and weather conditions on the day.

Are there baby changing facilities on site?

We have a number of baby changing facilities on the site, including our visitor attraction toilets and temporary facilities throughout the site.

What facilities are there for disabled guests?

We have disabled parking close to the café, toilets and first aid hut, available on a first come first serve basis. We have disabled toilets and porta loos available around the site, and our café, hangars and shop are all wheelchair accessible.

What are SVAS tickets?

The Shuttleworth Veteran Aeroplane Society (SVAS) supports the work of the Shuttleworth Collection. You are able to become an SVAS member here:

Joining the SVAS – Shuttleworth Veteran Aeroplane Society

Evening Drive-In Shows

Can I reserve a specific space?

Unfortunately all spaces are on a first come first serve basis, so you will not be able to reserve a specific space.

Am I allowed to walk around the site?

Once you have parked your car, you will be able to walk around the site and enjoy all of the facilities, including our trading stalls, hangars, catering outlets and more.

How do I listen to the commentary?

You will be able to listen to the commentary by tuning in to our Shuttleworth FM station, 87.7FM.

Flying Proms

Are pods available on the day?

Due to the demand for pods, they will be unable to book on the day. To avoid disappointment, we wold recommend you book yours as soon as possible.