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A cyclist has written his name into the record books.

A Scottish cyclist has written his name into the record books after speeding round a London track on a pink penny farthing.

Hundreds of fans gathered at the World Cycling Revival Festival at Herne Hill Velodrome in Dulwich Village, London, to see Mark Beaumont break the British one-hour record with a distance of 21.92 miles.

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