Film - 'Bluebird' - 'Across the Lake' - Coniston Water, Lake District
Welsh actor Anthony Hopkins steps into a replica of Bluebird to mark the launch of a BBC television drama about the death of speed king Donald Campbell. On location at Coniston Water in Cumbria, Hopkins takes the leading role as Donald Campbell in 'Across The Lake' which will be screened later in the year (1988). DOnald Campbell's body wasn't recovered after Bluebird crashed at more than 300mph in an attempt to break his own world record on the same lake on January 4th 1967, though his teddy bear mascot 'Mr Whoppit' (a replica is shown here) was found floating on the surface the next day.
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Soccer - World Cup Winners 1966 - England Team With World Cup
England team group: back row, l-r- Harold Shepherdson, Nobby Stiles, Roger Hunt, Gordon Banks, Jack Charlton, George Cohen, Ray Wilson, Sir Alf Ramsay. front row, l-r - Martin Peters, Geoff Hurst, Bobby Moore, Alan Ball, Bobby Charlton.
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Women's peace protests - RAF Greenham Common air base
RAF Greenham Common air base the site of continuous women's peace protests from 1981 until 1991 when the final American Cruise missiles were removed. The demonstrations ended with the closure of the base. The fence that has surrounded Greenham Common for 50 years will be pulled down marking a final victory for peace campaigners.
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