A Little Help from my Friends


A disabled strudent tries to reach the summit of Scarfell Pike in a wheelchair.

SKU: 3535
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Year Produced: 1987
Running time: 27 minutes
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Ian Thompson, a student, lost the use of both legs in an accident. This is the story of his attempt to be the first person to reach the summit of Scarfell Pike, the highest peak in England, in a wheel chair. It shows the plans made by the support team of 20 helpers and the intensive training necessary beforehand.

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