FILM : Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)
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Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) 1967 Liam Redmond, William Lucas, Ellen McIntosh, Spencer Shires London
Director : Charles Frend   Production Company : Eyeline Productions  Region : LONDON R-S

A dream comes true when a boy who wishes he could fly encounters an amateur inventor at an abandoned airfield.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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Children's Film Foundation Collection: The Race is On - (Soapbox Derby | Sky-Bike | Sammy's Super T-Shirt) [DVD]

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Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Mr. Smith (William Lucas) leaves the house with his wife's umbrella after his son Tom destroyed his whilst sleep walking.
Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)

skybi001. Mr. Smith (William Lucas) leaves the house with his wife's umbrella after his son Tom destroyed his whilst sleep walking.

Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Tom Smith (Spencer Shires) cycles to the disused airfield where he imagines that he's flying a jet plane.
Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)

skybi002. Tom Smith (Spencer Shires) cycles to the disused airfield where he imagines that he's flying a jet plane.

Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) - After being discovered testing his flying machine, Mr. Lovejoy (Liam Redmond) watches Tom ride home.
Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)

skybi003. After being discovered testing his flying machine, Mr. Lovejoy (Liam Redmond) watches Tom ride home.

Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Deciding to exercise in readiness to help fly Mr. Lovejoy's machine, Tom arrives home to find his friend waiting.
Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)

skybi004. Deciding to exercise in readiness to help fly Mr. Lovejoy's machine, Tom arrives home to find his friend waiting.

Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Bill 'Porker' (Ian Ellis) and his sister Daphne (Della Rands) follow Tom to the airfield where the two will race each other.
Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)

skybi005. Bill 'Porker' (Ian Ellis) and his sister Daphne (Della Rands) follow Tom to the airfield where the two will race each other.

Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) - When the two boys decide to race again, Daphne heads off home.
Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)

skybi006. When the two boys decide to race again, Daphne heads off home.

Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) - On the way home after being told off by a Security Guard and discovering that another flying machine is being kept at the airfield, Tom looks back to see if Bill is following.
Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)

skybi007. On the way home after being told off by a Security Guard and discovering that another flying machine is being kept at the airfield, Tom looks back to see if Bill is following.

Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) - With coast clear, Tom checks the directory in a nearby phone box, looking for Mr. Lovejoy' address.
Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)

skybi008. With coast clear, Tom checks the directory in a nearby phone box, looking for Mr. Lovejoy' address.

Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Bill suspects that Tom knows more about what's going on at the airfield than he's telling.
Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)

skybi009. Bill suspects that Tom knows more about what's going on at the airfield than he's telling.

Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation) - Tom's first call is on Rose Gardens, where he finds a Miss Lovejoy. Milespit Hill, opposite Mill Hill village pond.
Sky Bike, The (Children's Film Foundation)

skybi010. Tom's first call is on Rose Gardens, where he finds a Miss Lovejoy. Milespit Hill, opposite Mill Hill village pond.

skybi010n. The garage doors have been toned down. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 09-09-2016)

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