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Brooklands race circuit 75th anniversary

Title
Brooklands race circuit 75th anniversary
Genre
News report; Interview; Special
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:13:50
Description
Report on the 75th anniversary of the opening of the Brooklands race circuit in Weybridge, Surrey looking at its history, why it is special and efforts to save it, and upcoming celebrations. Includes archive Pathe News broadcast with race commentary and featuring driver Jonn Cobb; interview with Dudley Gahagan and Andrew Child, Brooklands Society. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Pathe News; Jonn Cobb; Dudley Gahagan; Andrew Child
Keywords
Anniversary celebrations; Cars; Restoration; Surrey; Motor racing; Racing drivers; Anniversaries; Race courses; Brooklands; Weybridge; Brooklands Society; Jonn Cobb

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