NOV 10th 2016

Erin Baker – Holding up Ken Bruce in a 116‑year‑old car

One hundred and twenty years ago this month, a group of motorists took part in the Emancipation Run, to celebrate the raising of the speed limit from 4mph to 14mph (can you imagine the government today more than trebling the speed limit?) and stopping the requirement for a man to walk in front of the car (although the need for him to carry a red flag had already disappeared).

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