TV Metro makes £1.2k

Classic Car Weekly (UK) - - News -

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.

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