Blind driver targets world land speed record

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A bank manager from Sale, Greater Manchester, is hoping to become the first blind person to drive a car at more than 200mph.

Mike Newman will be guided by radio communication with his father when he makes his record attempt on Pendine Sands, Carmarthenshire.

Lisa Hampele reports.

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