I have just read the article by Sarah Stoner about the two Javelin planes that collided.
I was in Grayfields at that time, playing football with three mates – Dave Knight, Eric Totty and Mickey Hickman – when we heard one of the planes overhead.
It circled, then banked.
That is when we saw it had no canopy and no pilot.
We started to get a bit worried because it had started to lose height.
I suppose it was about 200ft to 300ft when it started to head for Elwick.
We watched it as it hit the ground and exploded with a bang, then a line of flames.
We did think about getting on our bikes.
Then we had a thought it might have been carrying live explosives.
I hope this gives another viewpoint of an incident which could have been serious but where nobody got hurt or killed.