Motor Racing - Le Mans 24 Hour Race
The drivers sprint to their cars at the start of the 1955 Le Mans 24 hour race, which featured the most devastating motorsport accident ever, when eighty spectators were killed as a Mercedes engine flew into the crowd after the car exploded
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Leisure and Tourism - Caravan Holiday
Harry and Frances Gilbert with their nine year old son Kristy having a picnic on the side of the road. The Gilbert family, from West Twyford, have been compelled to spend the last five days of their holiday in their parked caravan. They were due to spend their break away in Bournemouth but the clutch on their car, right, burned out on the Kingston by-pass.
A businessman takes a closer look at the new Rolls-Royce centenary phantom outside the Midland Hotel in Manchester. Rolls-Royce was celebrating its centenary today at the very spot where the company was founded. On May 4, 1904, Charles Rolls met Henry Royce at the Midland Hotel in Manchester and the two men then formed the world-famous company.