|This new DVD programme from Roundoak is a fitting companion to the recent Roundoak book - Bedford Trucks & Vans in Colour. They are also linked as the driver of the Army pre-production M-Type featured on the front cover is non other than Peter Davies himself! It is comprised of six promotional films produced over a twenty year period, commencing in 1953, featuring various Bedford models and illustrating some of the uses and applications to which they were put. Especially memorable are Highway Assignment - a feature on building the M1 in the 1950s; Thursday 14th - a true classic on road transport from the 1960s with many nostalgic images; Bedford M Type - which illustrates the virtues of the 4x4 model as it is put to the test at the Army?s FVRDE establishment at Bagshot and elsewhere. Running time 53 minutes.
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