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THE EMPIRE TROPHY RACE

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of the British Racing Drivers'
Club
Commentaries by F. J. Findon (of The Light Car) and Graham Walker from Donington Park
4.50 Public School Sports
5.5 The Empire Trophy Race
This afternoon listeners are to hear a commentary by H. M. Abrahams on the Public Schools Sports at the White City, from 4 p.m. to 4.25, and again from 4.50 to 5.5. The periods between 4.25 to 4.50 and between 5.5 and 5.15 will be given to the sixth International British Empire Trophy Race, which is to be run at Donington Park. The course is a very tricky one, over a natural road circuit in the beautiful grounds of Donington Hall. The race, which is of handicap order, covers eighty laps, or 204 miles ; the principal award is a trophy and £250; some of the fastest cars in the world will compete, and, among drivers, last year's winner, a Swiss racing driver, Hans Reusch , who shared the wheel with Richard Seaman.
The race starts at 2 p.m. and will probably finish round about 4.45, in which case F. J. Findon , Editor of The Light Car, and Graham Walker , well known in the motorcycle world, who are to give the running commentary between them, will interview the winners at the microphone.

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Unknown: F. J. Findon
Unknown: Graham Walker
Unknown: Donington Park
Commentary By: H. M. Abrahams
Unknown: Donington Park.
Unknown: Hans Reusch
Unknown: Richard Seaman.
Unknown: F. J. Findon
Unknown: Graham Walker

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