Letters From Round About

Episodes

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GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950802]

In the first of four programmes, travel writer Adam Hopkins tries to explain to his younger brother Harry why he continues to "dash around the globe like a scalded cat".

Asturias. A lavish meal on Spain's

"green coast", a whiskered friend and bitter memories of the Franco regime. Producer Jane Ray

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950802]

Unknown: Adam Hopkins

Producer: Jane Ray

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950809]

Writer Adam Hopkins explains why he continues to race around the globe.

2: Namibia. He finds the democracy in South West Africa as fascinating as that of its famous neighbour. Producer Jane Ray

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950809]

Unknown: Adam Hopkins

Producer: Jane Ray

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950816]

Travel writer Adam Hopkins tries to explain to his brother Harry why he continues to race around the globe. 3: The Moors. Adam writes from the wild and windswept parts of Britain, seeing them as a metaphor for the ancient heart of our suburban soul and takes issue with Emily Bronte. Producer Jane Ray

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950816]

Unknown: Adam Hopkins

Unknown: Emily Bronte.

Producer: Jane Ray

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950823]

Travel writer Adam Hopkins tries to explain to his younger brother Harry why he continues to race around the globe.

Ethiopia. In the last of the series,

Adam finds inspiration and cold rain in the land of Solomon and Sheba, where beggars are treated with decency and the hermits go in for "big hair". Producer Jane Ray

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19950823]

Unknown: Adam Hopkins

Producer: Jane Ray

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960323]

Four letters in which travel writer

Adam Hopkins tries to explain to his brother Harry why he "continues to dash around the globe like a scalded cat". 1: Asturias

Producer Jane Ray Revised

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960323]

Unknown: Adam Hopkins

Producer: Jane Ray

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960330]

Four letters in which travel writer

Adam Hopkins tries to explain to his younger brother Harry why he

"continues to dash around the globe like a scalded cat".

2: Namibia

Producer Jane Ray Revised

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960330]

Unknown: Adam Hopkins

Producer: Jane Ray

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960406]

Four letters in which travel writer Adam

Hopkins tries to explain to his younger brother Harry why he "continues to dash around the globe like a scalded cat". 3: The Moors. Windswept Britain. Producer Jane Ray Revised

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960413]

Last of the series in which travel writer

Adam Hopkins tries to explain to his brother Harry why he "continues to dash around the globe like a scalded cat". Ethiopia. Adam Hopkins finds inspiration and cold rain in the land of Solomon and Sheba.

Producer Jane Ray Revised

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19960413]

Unknown: Adam Hopkins

Producer: Jane Ray