TV Metro makes £1.2k
A low-mileage Austin Metro seen in the Channel 4 series This Is England 1988 has sold at auction for £1225. Used by character Richard ‘Woody’ Woodford ( Joe Gilgun) it was sold to raise money for the Teenage Cancer Trust.
The online auction closed on 4 July, with fan Lee King being the highest bidder. He says: ‘My teenage daughter and I are both massive This Is England
1988 fans and we love the car.’ The 21,000 mile 1986 Austin Metro City X was donated by the TV show’s writer and director Shane Meadows.