Night Walks

Series about the experience of taking a walk after dark.

Episodes

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01Nicholas Shakespeare2008102720090608

Novelist Nicholas Shakespeare visits a Tasmanian beach at night.

Novelist Nicholas Shakespeare visits a Tasmanian beach at night.

02Owen Sheers2008102820090609

Series about taking a walk after dark.

Poet Owen Sheers walks through North Manhattan at night, where he finds lonely souls looking at the trees and vibrant street life in the Hispanic quarter.

Poet Owen Sheers walks through North Manhattan at night.

03Janice Galloway2008102920090610

Novelist and short story writer Janice Galloway tiptoes the shore at Saltcoats, outside Glasgow and recalls some walks she made during her childhood.

Novelist and short story writer Janice Galloway walks the shore at Saltcoats, near Glasgow

04Kamila Shamsie *2008103020090611

Novelist and journalist Kamila Shamsie takes to the big boulevards of Paris with her sister, then heads off to some forgotten parts where the sights are stranger.

Novelist and journalist Kamila Shamsie walks the big boulevards of Paris.

05 LASTJohn Walsh *2008103120090612

Journalist John Walsh takes to the streets of the City of London, where he recalls the words of William Wordsworth and even has fond memories of the 'wobbly bridge'.

John Walsh walks the streets of the City of London and crosses the 'wobbly bridge'.