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Tom Simpson
« on: July 18, 2010, 10:37:26 am »
Short (9 minute) article on Tom Simpson's death.  Broadcast on BBC World service on the anniversary of his last ride.
BBC iPlayer - Witness: Tragedy on the Tour de France
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Re: Tom Simpson
« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2010, 05:35:56 pm »
Short (9 minute) article on Tom Simpson's death.  Broadcast on BBC World service on the anniversary of his last ride.
BBC iPlayer - Witness: Tragedy on the Tour de France


I'd never heard of Tommy Simpson until fairly recently but I've known his former mechanic for many years, Harry Hall.

I know at least one person on the forum with a Harry Hall bike. I bought a bike from Harry's shop in 1986 but I couldn't afford one of his actual frames.