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From our archive: Pippa Middleton's fiancé on Formula One dream

Pippa Middleton's new fiancé may now be a successful City businessman but his roots are in Yorkshire.

James Matthews' father David worked as an apprentice at a garage in Thurcroft before starting a property developing business in the early 1990s.

As a teenager James was a successful racing driver, and was hoping for a career in Formula 1.

ITV Yorkshire cameras filmed him in 1995 at various circuits, where James explained his love of life in the fast lane.

The programme Edit V was presented by Geoff Druett.

The couple together at Wimbledon. Credit: Press Association

The couple became engaged on Sunday - reportedly during a trip to the Lake District.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are "absolutely delighted", a Kensington Palace spokesman said.

Miss Middleton was the maid of honour when the duchess married Prince William in 2011.