Boyszone Gettingyourkiton My first mission of the day was choosing a name badge to attach to my natty pilots jumpsuit. i opted for Dragon, but all the familiar monikers from the famous film are available -- Viper, stinger, Jester. the day is heavy on safety, with nothing left to chance. Most Ultimate High pilots are former military instructors, with a few red Arrows thrown in for good measure. Fullbriefing OUr pilots, Jim and roger, launched into the pre-flight briefing and i was reassured to learn that both of them were experienced ex- rAf pilots. Jim was so enthu- siastic as he described the H AVe you ever felt the need, the need for speed? think youve got what it takes to be a fighter pilot? if so, what you need is a dose of top Gun... or the closest youre ever likely to get to it, soldier. Ultimate High gives you the chance to become a Maverick or iceman for an afternoon. flying with an instructor in a two-seater Bulldog plane, it offers those with the bottle -- and the stom- ach -- the opportunity to experience close-formation aerobatics and air combat manoeuvres, even with no previous experience of flying. And lets face it, who hasnt fantasised about being tom Cruise or Val Kilmer in the classic eighties movie? Arriving at Kemble Airfield, near swindon, i was ready for the flight of my life. 12 Tuesday, 25 August 2009 London Lite The Lite guy guide to startingyourownfestival Bananas about Beni? Start your own Swallow your fear and enjoy Topday outasa TopGun Fancy your own party in a field? Reading and Benicassim founder Vince Power gives you his tips. Stay committed you must have a commitment and desire to succeed. forget the romantic side of it. it can ruin you financially. Know what type of festival youre going for. Start small if you start a medium- sized festival, your costs will be enormous. festivals like reading and Benicassim have taken years to build up. Dont expect success in the first year. Be in it for the long haul. Find a niche Getting hold of the acts is tough. you have to prove to them why your festival is better. Make sure they have a good time. then theyll tell everyone else. Location if you want to build a good brand, find a location 20 miles away from the nearest city. Leadership Build a good team around you and give them different responsibilities. Get the licence and get the authorities on your side British authorities are generally No, no, no before they say yes. in this country one person can stop a 50,000-person festival. MAX THURLOW BY eifion rees Wingman: Eifion gets ready to fly Spendit! Designyour ownT-shirtsBored with conventional T-shirts? Always wanted to design your own? Visit, a website set up by eco-friendly T-shirt community Howies. Create your own shirt online and if enough people order your design, Howies will print it on to organic T-shirts. You will earn 10 per cent royalties for each shirt sold on Teepay, so get involved and join guest designers such as rhys Ifans, Nur Abbas and the band When We Were Kids. everyones a winner. Debenhams doesitbetter ndeBeNHAms is now more of a one-stop shop than ever before, thanks to its new sport and leisure department. Check out the massive brands such as Nike, adidas, Helly Hansen, Animal and roxy for all your hot new sporting clobber. Priding itself on high-performance and stylish active wear for all the family, it ensures that nobody gets left out. Well worth jogging down to your nearest debenhams for a quick peek, then. joe BaTCHelor Tee time: earn money from designing your own T-shirt index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html