Cyclists ride in one day race from London to York, and others take part in York Cycle Rally.
Item title reads - Longest one day race.
London - York. Yorkshire.
M/S riders at the start, flag is dropped and the riders move off on their bicycles. Various shots as they ride around Trafalgar Square. M/S York Minster. Various shots streets in York. Various shots at the York Cycle Rally showing parked bikes. M/S Reg Stone and his family riding by on bikes and a tandem. C/U crowd. M/S man and wife going by on tandem with their child in a sidecar. Various shots of families on bikes and sidecars.
Various shots of cyclists speeding up the A1. M/S signpost to York. C/U Finish. M/S as Albert Hitchen rides over the finish line first. M/S of him shaking hands with the mayor. C/U Albert. Various shots as he rides a lap of honour with man dressed as Dick Turpin.