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Spanish (no) Fly

News of the looming strike by Spanish airport staff this Easter reminds us of the time we were almost stranded in Spain. We had been filming in Seville and were booked on an evening flight to Madrid where we would … Continue reading

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What On Earth

… had we got ourselves into this time? Sitting at the front of the bus seemed the best out of the bad options available to us in the middle of that sleepy April night in 2005. It was horrifically late, … Continue reading

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Political Storm

On 6th July 1984 some of our crew arrived at Lagos airport in Nigeria on an Italian flight from Rome. There was some hostility towards anyone British at the time as a result of the foiled and aborted kidnapping of … Continue reading

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Food With Fire

Once we had sussed what food gave us the best chance of avoiding an upset stomach i.e. not the half chicken with blood running down the bone, we ate relatively well. The ability to enjoy eating rice every day and … Continue reading

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