The East Anglian Film Archive, the first and largest Regional Film Archive in England, was established in 1976. Since 1984, EAFA has been owned and operated by the University of East Anglia, Norwich (UEA), to support research and work to preserve our moving image heritage. More than 250 hours are freely available online as examples of the wide range of film which attracts interest the world over.
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Prince Charles Meets Disabled Drivers
Silverstone Circuit, home of British Motor Sports host an event for disabled drivers, with Prince Charles taking a turn on the assault course.
News 1981 3 mins Not rated
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The year is 1981 – the International Year of Disabled Persons, and Anglia TV cover events at Silverstone Race Course, where a competition for disabled drivers takes place. Greg Barnes reporting, chats to one dexterous driver who competently operates his adapted car with just his feet and his shoulders. And guest of honour His Royal Highness Prince of Wales takes a steady and cautious turn on the driving assault course.
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