Segrave Film Supports Southport Charities May 5th, 2016 webteam Latest News Shares Comments Segrave Film Supports local Charities At a packed private screening on Wednesday, donations were presented to representatives of two local charites. 152@90 documents the organisation of celebrations in Southport to mark the 90th anniversary of Sir Henry Segrave setting the World Land Speed Record on the beach at Ainsdale. Segrave’s actual record setting car, now in private ownership, was brought back to Southport for the celebrations, and the film, which includes the re-enaction speed runs on the beach and celebrity cameos, has a runtime of 65 minutes. Created by local crew OMF specifically to raise funds to support local charities, it was hoped that DVD and Blu-ray limited editions, due for release on 15th May, would enable OMF to support at least one local charity. Both DVD and Blu-ray editions sold out before the screening however, which enabled donations totalling more than £300 to be presented to the Queenscourt Hospice and the Anti-Trafficking Unit of The Salvation Army. Further donations on the night raised an additional £100. Also screened was the first cut of The Tiger Returns. Having been commissioned to chart the history of Segrave’s Sunbeam Tiger by current owner The Mallya Collection, this film is not due to be completed until early July, but Mallya gave their permission for a one-off screening in first cut form alongside 152@90. ‘Being able to show Tiger made the screening extra special’ said Director, Ian W Bennett MBKS. ‘Tiger is being made specifically for the owner and will never be released or shown publicly.’ With both limited editions completely sold out, 152@90 will be released as VOD (Video On Demand) on 15th May with a direct link from the web site at www.onefivetwoatninety.co.uk Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email email@example.com Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to firstname.lastname@example.org – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!