THOUSANDS turned out on Sunday to watch the demolition of the three remaining cooling towers at Didcot Power Station, but not many could say they had the view that Mike Brenard had.

The pilot had front row seats from the cockpit of a plane which flew above for the 7am demolition.

Video footage catches the collapse of the three cooling towers as they sink to the ground, as well as the nearby explosion as debris hit power cables.

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Video footage from Mike Brenard