Horse Racing - Cancelled January Meeting - Kempton Park Racecourse
The snow-covered course at Kempton Park, where racing should have taken place tomorrow. The heavy snowfall means the racing has had to be called off.
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Bowls - Inter-County Championships - Semi-Final - Northamptonshire v Cumberland - Watney's Sports Club, London
Bowls players from Northamptonshire and Cumberland teams ignore the rain by wearing waterproof clothes and an umbrella during their semi-final match in the English Bowling Association's Inter-County Championships at Watney's Sports Club, Mortlake, London. The player under the umbrella is R. Gargate, of Northamptonshire.
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Transport - London to Yorkshire Motorway - The M1 - Nr Dunstable
A workman sweeps rubble off a finishes part of the new London to Yorkshire motorway on the longest straight section, six miles long, near Dunstable road junction. On November the 2nd 1959 the first section of the motorway linking London and Birmingham, from the north end St. Albans by-pass near Luton to connections with the Birmingham and Holyhead roads at Dunchurch and Crick (near Rugby) were formally opened to traffic. Construction of this section took 19 months.
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