Five Red Arrows in formation above Lincoln cathedral
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Memorial service held for Red Arrows pilot Jon Egging

A memorial service has been held at Lincoln cathedral for a Red Arrows pilot who died at the Bournemouth air show in August.

Flight Lieutenant Jon Egging was remembered for his "infectious smile".

Around a thousand military personnel joined his colleagues, family and friends, along with the TV presenter Carol Vorderman and the Queen guitarist Brian May, who flew with the Red Arrows earlier this year

Jeremy Cooke reports.

  • 31 Oct 2011
  • From the section UK