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Bikes revved up to tackle historic Hoghton Tower track
11:22am Monday 3rd May 2010 in Hoghton
THE tranquillity of historic Hoghton Tower was shattered yesterday by the sound of roaring motorbikes.
The 31st annual Hoghton Tower Motorcycle Sprint attracted competitors from all over the country.
Competitors battled it out over the one-eighth of a mile long road leading to the ancestral seat of the de Hoghton family, with both modern and vintage machines competing.