Hippies

Julian Carey visits Tipi Valley in Carmarthenshire, where people have been living under canvas since 1976. What happened to those who tried to stay true to the ideals of the peace and love generation?

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Julian Carey was advised by punks: 'Never trust a hippy'. At about the same time, a group of Tipi dwellers moved into a valley just north of Llandeilo.

Now, 30 years on, Julian visits the valley and asks whether the residents' lifestyle carries any lessons for the rest of us. Should we trust the hippies now?

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Julian Carey visits Tipi Valley in Carmarthenshire, where people have been living under canvas since 1976. What happened to those who tried to stay true to the ideals of the peace and love generation?