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Heybridge: Mark's moment of global fame
3:00pm Thursday 16th August 2012 in Local News
A Heybridge scooter rider was among those to grace the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony.
Mark Howe of Redshank Drive is a member of a group of scooter-riding mods, The Braintree Breakfast Scooter Club, who had been secretly preparing for the ride of their lives.
Months of secrecy were finally over as they rode out to a standing ovation into the stadium on Sunday.
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