• Short Summary

    3 year old George Howard Cole is Britain's youngest speedway rider. Wolverhampton.

  • Description

    Child motorcyclist.

    Wolverhampton, West Midlands.

    M/S's of mother bringing 3 year old son George Howard Cole to motorcycle circuit. M/S as he runs up to his small bike. Various shots of his father getting him ready, dissolve to George dressed up as speedway rider including crash helmet. Various shots of him pushing the small motorcycle. Various shots of him approaching the starting tapes on the speedway, he drives off and does several circuits up to 35 miles per hour and cornering well. He gets off and wheels the bike along the circuit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1241.31
    Media URN:
    34025
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/01/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:29:00 / 01:57:22:00
    Canister:
    NP 173

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