'Blue Skies' Jon Egging Memorial

Tim Ward was commissioned by Bournemouth Council to create this sculpture in memory of Jon Egging the Red Arrows Pilot who tragically died during an air display in 2011. Tim worked closely with Jon's family and Council Officers to develop the design of the artwork which involved local schools. The memorial created in stainless steel & glass was erected in August 2012. The installation of this project created a lot of interest, including TV & newspaper coverage at a national level. The unveiling ceremony which was followed by a fly over by the Red Arrows.