Banbury photographer captures Vulcan XH558 in all its glory

Simon Grieve took this picture of the last-flying Vulcan XH558 bomber flying over the Wellesbourne Air Show yesterday (Sunday). NNL-150622-121557001
Simon Grieve took this picture of the last-flying Vulcan XH558 bomber flying over the Wellesbourne Air Show yesterday (Sunday). NNL-150622-121557001

Simon Grieve of Banbury Rugby Club took these great shots of the last-flying Vulcan XH558 Bomber flying over Wellesbourne Air Show yesterday (Sunday).

Mr Grieve is press officer for the Bodicote Park club and took the photos as the aircraft prepares for its last season in flight after more than 50 years.

Simon Grieve took this picture of the last-flying Vulcan XH558 bomber flying over the Wellesbourne Air Show yesterday (Sunday). NNL-150622-121639001

Simon Grieve took this picture of the last-flying Vulcan XH558 bomber flying over the Wellesbourne Air Show yesterday (Sunday). NNL-150622-121639001

It will appear in more shows around the country throughout the summer before retiring at the end of the year.

The Vulcan was due to perform over Bicester, Wellesbourne and Weston-super-Mare before returning and over-flying Banbury on her way back to base at Doncaster.

For more details visit www.vulcantothesky.org

Simon Grieve took this picture of the last-flying Vulcan XH558 bomber flying over the Wellesbourne Air Show yesterday (Sunday). NNL-150622-121620001

Simon Grieve took this picture of the last-flying Vulcan XH558 bomber flying over the Wellesbourne Air Show yesterday (Sunday). NNL-150622-121620001