Japan Five, Wales Nil

Episodes

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01Programme Catalogue - Details: The Tokyo Horrors Written19900415

First broadcast on 1989-01-03

Producer: J. DAUNCEY

Next in series: 2/5 AIR TIGHT IN TOKYO R4 10.01.89. 9.40

Description

1."The Tokyo Horrors" Writer Alun Richards left Wales to spend a year in Japan. He found it to be a fascinating but baffling experience.

Subject Categories

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

03 Jan 1989 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

15 Apr 1990 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Alun Richards (Author)

Jane Dauncey (Producer)

Recorded on 1988-09-09.

02Programme Catalogue - Details: 2/5 Air Tight In Tokyo R4 10.01.89. 9.4019900422

First broadcast on 1989-01-10

Producer: J. DAUNCEY

Next in series: MIYUKI AND THE YO HO HO

Previous in series: THE TOKYO HORRORS WRITTEN

Description

2."Air Tight In Tokyo" Writer Alun Richards spent a year in Japan and found some connections hard to make. Produced by Jane Dauncey.

Subject Categories

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

10 Jan 1989 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

22 Apr 1990 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Alun Richards (Author)

Jane Dauncey (Producer)

Recorded on 1988-09-09.

03Programme Catalogue - Details: Miyuki And The Yo Ho Ho19900429

First broadcast on 1989-01-17

Producer: J. DAUNCEY

Next in series: THE VETERAN WRITTEN

Previous in series: 2/5 AIR TIGHT IN TOKYO R4 10.01.89. 9.40

Description

3."Miyuki And The Yo Ho Ho" Writer Alun Richards goes to sea and finds the heart of a Japanese maiden. Produced by Jane Dauncey.

Subject Categories

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

17 Jan 1989 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

29 Apr 1990 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Alun Richards (Author)

Jane Dauncey (Producer)

Recorded on 1988-09-09.

04Programme Catalogue - Details: The Veteran Written19900506

Five programmes. 4: The Veteran

Alun Richards meets a Japanese ex-soldier. Producer Jane Dauncey BBC Wales (R)

First broadcast on 1989-01-24

Producer: J. DAUNCEY

Next in series: A DAY IN THE COUNTRY

Previous in series: MIYUKI AND THE YO HO HO

Description

Writer Alun RICHARDS meets a Japanese ex-soldier who is as much an outsider as he is. 4 of 5 programmes: The Veteran. Produced by Jane DAUNCEY.

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

oral history programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

24 Jan 1989 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

06 May 1990 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Alun Richards (Author)

Jane Dauncey (Producer)

Recorded on 1988-09-09.

05 LASTA Day In The Country19900513

In the last programme in the series,

Alun Richards is promised an encounter with a Playboy girl.

Producer Jane Dauncey BBC Wales (R)

First broadcast on 1989-01-31

Producer: J. DAUNCEY

Previous in series: THE VETERAN WRITTEN

Description

5. A Day In The Country.

Subject Categories

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

31 Jan 1989 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

13 May 1990 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Alun Richards (Author)

Jane Dauncey (Producer)

Recorded on 1988-09-09.