Wilko's Spain

Episodes

TitleComments
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921118]

1: La Linea Tony Wilkinson spends a week with Area, the local paper for La Linea on the border with Gibraltar. With high unemployment, locals have turned to smuggling. High-speed launches carry contraband cigarettes and drugs to the beaches. Fishermen smuggle Africans across the treacherous waters of the Strait. An independent production by Tony Wilkinson. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921118]

Unknown: La Linea

Unknown: Tony Wilkinson

Production By: Tony Wilkinson.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921125]

Tony Wilkinson 's second port of call in hometown Spain takes him to the north-west - Lugo in Galicia. The local paper, EProgreso, reports on a family still living in an Iron Age hut. Poverty is forcing many farmers to grow Australian eucalyptus trees for the paper industry, but there could be ecological disaster. An independent production by Tony Wilkinson. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921125]

Unknown: Tony Wilkinson

Production By: Tony Wilkinson.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921202]

3: Madrid Tony Wilkinson spends a week with the Madrid section of El Pais , Spain's campaigning socialist newspaper. A right-wing party has won power on the city council for the first time and "undesirables", including street traders, are being swept from the streets. In the suburbs, shanty town gypsies are being blamed for an epidemic of drug dealing. An independent production by Tony Wilkinson. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921202]

Unknown: El Pais

Production By: Tony Wilkinson.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921209]

4: Tarragona Tony Wilkinson portrays the Catalan port of Tarragona through its local paper, the Diari. Few tourists notice the area's petro-chemical or nuclear plants. A terrorist bomb in a pipeline prompts the local hospital to spell out its emergency plans. But the town reaps the tax benefit of local heavy industry - the ancient cathedral is getting a facelift. An independent production by Tony Wilkinson. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921209]

Production By: Tony Wilkinson.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930502]

1: La Linea

Tony Wilkinson spends a week with Area, the local paper for La Linea on the border with Gibraltar.

With high unemployment, the locals have turned to smuggling - An independent production by Tony Wilkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930502]

Unknown: La Linea

Unknown: Tony Wilkinson

Production By: Tony Wilkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930509]

2:

Lugo Tony Wilkinson continues his visit to hometown

Spain in the rainy north-west, Lugo in Galicia. The local paper El Progreso reports on a family still living in an iron-age hut. Poverty is forcing many farmers to grow

Australian eucalyptus trees for the paper industry, but there could be an ecological disaster. An independent production by Tony Wilkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930509]

Unknown: Lugo Tony Wilkinson

Unknown: El Progreso

Production By: Tony Wilkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930516]

3: Madrid

Tony Wilkinson spends a week with the Madrid section of 0 Pais, Spain's campaigning socialist newspaper. A right-wing party has won power on the city council for the first time and "undesirables" are being swept from the streets. In the suburbs, gipsies are being blamed for a wave of drug dealing. An independent production by Tony Wilkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930516]

Production By: Tony Wilkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930523]

4: Tarragona

In the last programme of the series, Tony Wilkinson portrays the Catalan port of Tarragona through its local paper, the Diari.

An independent production by Tony Wilkinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930523]

Unknown: Tony Wilkinson

Production By: Tony Wilkinson