He was apparently kneeling on the skate board in the road about a foot from the kerb.
He wouldn't have been expecting a small boy on a skate board in the road.
The following Christmas Neil got a real skate board
and,after odd jobs to finance his hobby, travelled the world pursuing the sport which saw him become British and European champion.
WHEELIE GREAT: Stacey Shallcross, who thought up the skate board
park idea, with her friends, from left,Kyle Williams,Si Hughes,Kirsty Mountain and Johnny Rae Picture: TONY KENWRIGHT
The following Christmas Neil was presented with a real skate board
and he hasn't looked back since.
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Council chiefs introduced a by-law last summer making it an offence for skate boards
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Because the scooters are low to the ground and don't have the speed associated with skate boards
and bicycles, parents may have a more relaxed attitude about safety precautions," Liebert said.
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