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Hitler's young 'spyclists'

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Hitler Youth groups on cycling holidays to the UK became an increasing cause of concern for British security services, newly released archive files reveal.

MI5 intelligence suggested that the cyclists were actually spies gathering information which would be useful in case of invasion.

Sanchia Berg reports on the suspicion surrounding the Hitler Youth's activities.

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