On Sunday 31st of March, on BBC 2 at 8pm: 'Donald Campbell - Speedking'
"The film has a duration of 1 hour and uses rare archive and first hand testimony from those who knew him intimately, explores the life of Donald Campbell, one of Britain's most compelling sporting heroes. Despite his triumphs, setting several world speed records on land and water, he remained a haunted man. His father Sir Malcolm Campbell had been a prolific record-breaker in the 1920's and 30's but an indifferent parent and all his life Donald felt driven to emulate his father in his choice of profession.
Neil was closely involved behind the scenes with Tern TV and their commissioning editor Miranda Peters as well as the film director, Ashley Gething, acting as historical consultant.
This film promises to give a fascinating insight in Donald Campbell's life, and will make use of rare archive footage. Don't miss it.