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Richard Hammond on speed cameras

Top Gear's Richard Hammond has said speed cameras are ''a distraction'' from the real issue of ''inappropriate use of speed.''

The presenter, who narrowly escaped death in a high-speed crash, was speaking after Swindon council axed funding for the fixed roadside cameras.

This video was first broadcast in October 2008.


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