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Cross the road the Batman way

Remember that time Tufty got kicked to the kerb by a flying rodent? Me neither. However, it seems that the Caped Crusader was out there teaching the Green Cross Code years before Dave Prowse got in on the act.

Lost footage of Batman star Adam West teaching road safety is being screenedin Birmingham today for the first time in over 50 years.


The public service advertisement from May 1967 will be shown to an audience of TV professionals and enthusiasts as part of a celebration organised by Kaleidoscope, a group which specialises in finding missing television footage. The clip is one of their recent discoveries.

They will also be naming the UK’s top 100 missing TV shows that industry professionals most want to see recovered. It includes early episodes of Doctor Who, Top Of The Pops and The Avengers.

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