A man wearing a jetpack flies over Birmingham
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Birmingham's 1992 Olympic bid song

According to this song, bringing the 1992 Olympic Games to Birmingham would be "the best thing that anybody could do".

Sadly the advice went unheeded by the selection committee, who opted to give the hosting rights to Barcelona.

Clip taken from Midlands Today, first broadcast on 18 September 1985

  • 26 Sep 2014