• Short Summary

    HEAVY RAIN AND SLEET MADE CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS FOR TODAY'S (SUNDAY'S) DERBY CUP ROAD RACES MOTORCYCLE MEETING AT MALLORY PARK, LEICESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND.

  • Description

    HEAVY RAIN AND SLEET MADE CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS FOR TODAY'S (SUNDAY'S) DERBY CUP ROAD RACES MOTORCYCLE MEETING AT MALLORY PARK, LEICESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND. THERE WERE SPECTACULAR SPILLS AS UNLUCKY COMPETITORS LOST CONTROL AND SKIDDED ACROSS THE TRACK. NO ONE WAS BADLY HURT, HOWEVER.

    A LARGE CROWD BRAVED THE WEATHER TO WATCH THE RACING. THE MAIN EVENT WAS SHORTENED BECAUSE OF THE SLIPPERY COURSE, BUT STILL THE UPSETS CAME. THERE WERE SIX EVENTS ALTOGETHER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAQXMDW7OWY74N0HYVXAOXPQRA
    Media URN:
    VLVAAQXMDW7OWY74N0HYVXAOXPQRA
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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