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01Peter Millar20090604

Colin Blane hears the story of Peter Millar, who was monitored by the Stasi during the 1980s while working for the Sunday Times in East Germany.

Colin Blane hears the story of Peter Millar, who was monitored by the Stasi.

01Peter Millar2009060420090607 (RS)
20091228 (RS)

Colin Blane hears the story of Peter Millar, who was monitored by the Stasi.

When Peter Millar arrived in East Germany in 1981 he had little more than a German A-level. When he left a decade later, codenamed 'Streamer' he had Stasi file thicker than an edition of The Sunday Times, for whom he was working. Colin Blane hears how the fall of The Berlin Wall would be a story that would live with Peter for the rest of his life.

01Peter Millar2009060420090607 (RS)
20091228 (RS)

When Peter Millar arrived in East Germany in 1981 he had little more than a German A-level. When he left a decade later, codenamed 'Streamer' he had Stasi file thicker than an edition of The Sunday Times, for whom he was working. Colin Blane hears how the fall of The Berlin Wall would be a story that would live with Peter for the rest of his life.

Colin Blane hears the story of Peter Millar, who was monitored by the Stasi.

Colin Blane hears the story of Peter Millar, who was monitored by the Stasi during the 1980s while working for the Sunday Times in East Germany.

01Peter Millar2009060420100823

When Peter Millar arrived in East Germany in 1981 he had little more than a German A-level. When he left a decade later, codenamed 'Streamer' he had Stasi file thicker than an edition of The Sunday Times, for whom he was working. Colin Blane hears how the fall of The Berlin Wall would be a story that would live with Peter for the rest of his life.

Colin Blane hears the story of Peter Millar, who was monitored by the Stasi.

01Peter Millar20090607
01Peter Millar20090607
01Peter Millar20091228
01Peter Millar2009122820100823

When Peter Millar arrived in East Germany in 1981 he had little more than a German A-level.

When he left a decade later, codenamed 'Streamer' he had Stasi file thicker than an edition of The Sunday Times, for whom he was working.

Colin Blane hears how the fall of The Berlin Wall would be a story that would live with Peter for the rest of his life.

Colin Blane hears the story of Peter Millar, who was monitored by the Stasi.

Colin Blane hears the story of Peter Millar, who was monitored by the Stasi during the 1980s while working for the Sunday Times in East Germany.

01Peter Millar2009122820100823

When Peter Millar arrived in East Germany in 1981 he had little more than a German A-level.

When he left a decade later, codenamed 'Streamer' he had Stasi file thicker than an edition of The Sunday Times, for whom he was working.

Colin Blane hears how the fall of The Berlin Wall would be a story that would live with Peter for the rest of his life.

Colin Blane hears the story of Peter Millar, who was monitored by the Stasi.

Colin Blane hears the story of Peter Millar, who was monitored by the Stasi during the 1980s while working for the Sunday Times in East Germany.

02Steve Crawshaw
02Steve Crawshaw20090611
02Steve Crawshaw20090611

Colin Blane hears the story of journalist Steve Crawshaw, who smuggled himself into Serbia on a fake visa in order to witness the fall of Slobodan Milosevic.

Colin Blane hears the story of Steve Crawshaw, who smuggled himself into Serbia.

02Steve Crawshaw2009061120090614 (RS)

Colin Blane hears the story of Steve Crawshaw, who smuggled himself into Serbia.

Journalists regularly smuggle themselves across borders to get a story. When Steve Crawshaw handed his passport to a stranger in Montenegro to get a fake Serbian visa it was the culmination of a story that had savaged the former Yugoslavia. Colin Blane hears how Steve witnessed the rise of Slobodan Milosevic and was there to see him fall again.

02Steve Crawshaw2009061120090614 (RS)

Journalists regularly smuggle themselves across borders to get a story. When Steve Crawshaw handed his passport to a stranger in Montenegro to get a fake Serbian visa it was the culmination of a story that had savaged the former Yugoslavia. Colin Blane hears how Steve witnessed the rise of Slobodan Milosevic and was there to see him fall again.

Colin Blane hears the story of Steve Crawshaw, who smuggled himself into Serbia.

Colin Blane hears the story of journalist Steve Crawshaw, who smuggled himself into Serbia on a fake visa in order to witness the fall of Slobodan Milosevic.

02Steve Crawshaw20090614
02Steve Crawshaw2009061420100824

Journalists regularly smuggle themselves across borders to get a story. When Steve Crawshaw handed his passport to a stranger in Montenegro to get a fake Serbian visa it was the culmination of a story that had savaged the former Yugoslavia. Colin Blane hears how Steve witnessed the rise of Slobodan Milosevic and was there to see him fall again.

Colin Blane hears the story of Steve Crawshaw, who smuggled himself into Serbia.

Journalists regularly smuggle themselves across borders to get a story.

When Steve Crawshaw handed his passport to a stranger in Montenegro to get a fake Serbian visa it was the culmination of a story that had savaged the former Yugoslavia.

Colin Blane hears how Steve witnessed the rise of Slobodan Milosevic and was there to see him fall again.

Colin Blane hears the story of journalist Steve Crawshaw, who smuggled himself into Serbia on a fake visa in order to witness the fall of Slobodan Milosevic.

02Steve Crawshaw2009061420100824

Journalists regularly smuggle themselves across borders to get a story.

When Steve Crawshaw handed his passport to a stranger in Montenegro to get a fake Serbian visa it was the culmination of a story that had savaged the former Yugoslavia.

Colin Blane hears how Steve witnessed the rise of Slobodan Milosevic and was there to see him fall again.

Colin Blane hears the story of Steve Crawshaw, who smuggled himself into Serbia.

Colin Blane hears the story of journalist Steve Crawshaw, who smuggled himself into Serbia on a fake visa in order to witness the fall of Slobodan Milosevic.

02Steve Crawshaw20100104

03David Willey
03David Willey20090618
03David Willey20090618

Colin Blane talks to David Willey, who has spent 40 years in Rome covering Mafia trials, earthquakes and the Red Brigades, and travelled with three different popes.

03David Willey2009061820090621 (RS)

Colin Blane talks to David Willey, who has spent 40 years in Rome.

David Willey has covered Mafia trials, earthquakes and the Red Brigades over his 40 years in Rome. But one constant story over all this time was The Vatican. He has travelled to over 80 countries with three different Pontiffs. Colin Blane hears how several individual audiences with The Pope gave David a story that very few other journalists in Europe has ever had.

03David Willey2009061820090621 (RS)

has covered Mafia trials, earthquakes and the Red Brigades over his 40 years in Rome. But one constant story over all this time was The Vatican. He has travelled to over 80 countries with three different Pontiffs. Colin Blane hears how several individual audiences with The Pope gave David a story that very few other journalists in Europe has ever had.

Colin Blane talks to David Willey, who has spent 40 years in Rome.

Colin Blane talks to David Willey, who has spent 40 years in Rome covering Mafia trials, earthquakes and the Red Brigades, and travelled with three different popes.

03David Willey20090621

03David Willey20090621

Colin Blane talks to David Willey, who has spent 40 years in Rome.

03David Willey2009062120100825

David Willey has covered Mafia trials, earthquakes and the Red Brigades over his 40 years in Rome. But one constant story over all this time was The Vatican. He has travelled to over 80 countries with three different Pontiffs. Colin Blane hears how several individual audiences with The Pope gave David a story that very few other journalists in Europe has ever had.

Colin Blane talks to David Willey, who has spent 40 years in Rome.

has covered Mafia trials, earthquakes and the Red Brigades over his 40 years in Rome.

But one constant story over all this time was The Vatican.

He has travelled to over 80 countries with three different Pontiffs.

Colin Blane hears how several individual audiences with The Pope gave David a story that very few other journalists in Europe has ever had.

Colin Blane talks to David Willey, who has spent 40 years in Rome covering Mafia trials, earthquakes and the Red Brigades, and travelled with three different popes.

03David Willey2009062120100825

has covered Mafia trials, earthquakes and the Red Brigades over his 40 years in Rome.

But one constant story over all this time was The Vatican.

He has travelled to over 80 countries with three different Pontiffs.

Colin Blane hears how several individual audiences with The Pope gave David a story that very few other journalists in Europe has ever had.

Colin Blane talks to David Willey, who has spent 40 years in Rome.

Colin Blane talks to David Willey, who has spent 40 years in Rome covering Mafia trials, earthquakes and the Red Brigades, and travelled with three different popes.

04Geoff Meade
04Geoff Meade20090625
04Geoff Meade20090625

Colin Blane talks to Geoff Meade, who was sent to cover the fledgling European parliament in 1979 and ensure that it received a voice in the British press.

04Geoff Meade2009062520090628 (RS)

Allan Little talks to Coline Blane about his time reporting in The Balkans.

Put on trial in a Bosnian kangaroo court by Al Qaeda, Allan Little was told all spies must be shot. The Balkans war of the 1990's is the story that has moved Allan the most and as Colin Blane finds out it made him decide that he didn't want to report on war ever again.

04Geoff Meade2009062520090628 (RS)

Put on trial in a Bosnian kangaroo court by Al Qaeda, Allan Little was told all spies must be shot. The Balkans war of the 1990's is the story that has moved Allan the most and as Colin Blane finds out it made him decide that he didn't want to report on war ever again.

Allan Little talks to Coline Blane about his time reporting in The Balkans.

Colin Blane talks to Geoff Meade, who was sent to cover the fledgling European parliament in 1979 and ensure that it received a voice in the British press.

04Geoff Meade20090628
04Geoff Meade20090628

04Geoff Meade2009062820100826

Put on trial in a Bosnian kangaroo court by Al Qaeda, Allan Little was told all spies must be shot.

The Balkans war of the 1990's is the story that has moved Allan the most and as Colin Blane finds out it made him decide that he didn't want to report on war ever again.

Allan Little talks to Coline Blane about his time reporting in The Balkans.

Colin Blane talks to Geoff Meade, who was sent to cover the fledgling European parliament in 1979 and ensure that it received a voice in the British press.

Colin Blane talks to Geoff Meade, who was sent to cover the fledgling European parliament.

04Geoff Meade2009062820100826

Put on trial in a Bosnian kangaroo court by Al Qaeda, Allan Little was told all spies must be shot. The Balkans war of the 1990's is the story that has moved Allan the most and as Colin Blane finds out it made him decide that he didn't want to report on war ever again.

Allan Little talks to Coline Blane about his time reporting in The Balkans.

Put on trial in a Bosnian kangaroo court by Al Qaeda, Allan Little was told all spies must be shot.

The Balkans war of the 1990's is the story that has moved Allan the most and as Colin Blane finds out it made him decide that he didn't want to report on war ever again.

Colin Blane talks to Geoff Meade, who was sent to cover the fledgling European parliament in 1979 and ensure that it received a voice in the British press.

Colin Blane talks to Geoff Meade, who was sent to cover the fledgling European parliament.

05Allan Little

05 LASTAllan Little20090702
05 LASTAllan Little20090702

Colin Blane talks to Allan Little, who reported on the Balkan War of the 1990s and was put on trial in Bosnia.

05 LASTAllan Little2009070220090705 (RS)

Colin Blane talks to Allan Little, who reported on the Balkan War of the 1990s.

Colin Blane talks to Allan Little, who reported on the Balkan War of the 1990s and was put on trial in Bosnia.

05 LASTAllan Little2009070220090705 (RS)

Colin Blane talks to Allan Little, who reported on the Balkan War of the 1990s.

Colin Blane talks to Allan Little, who reported on the Balkan War of the 1990s and was put on trial in Bosnia.

05 LASTAllan Little20090705
05 LASTAllan Little20090705

Colin Blane talks to Allan Little, who reported on the Balkan War of the 1990s and was put on trial in Bosnia.

Colin Blane talks to Allan Little, who reported on the Balkan War of the 1990s.

05 LASTAllan Little20090705

Colin Blane talks to Allan Little, who reported on the Balkan War of the 1990s and was put on trial in Bosnia.

Colin Blane talks to Allan Little, who reported on the Balkan War of the 1990s.