One man went to mow…

BLÉRIOT RACE

Set the fastest time between London’s Marble Arch and the Arc de Triomphe in Paris: that was the simple objective of the Daily Mail Blériot Anniversary Race. But, leaving aside the well-funded entrants with their fast motorcycles and even faster jets, many competitors simply wanted to have fun — and maybe scoop the prize for the most original means of travel. So it was that a Tiger Club stalwart found himself enlisted to help the cause of a man on a lawnmower

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