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Attention All Shipping A Journey Round the Shipping Forecast by Charlie Connelly

Attention All Shipping A Journey Round the Shipping Forecast - Charlie Connelly

bookshelves: published-2004, radio-4x, nonfiction, seven-seas, fradio, autumn-2011

Read from November 12 to 18, 2011




travel
seven seas
history
non fiction
fradio
R4x
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As in the great tradition, we should start off with Sailing By to get us in the mood, no?

1 - Charlie Connelly's voyage in search of the Shipping Forecast sets off from a Norwegian island. Tom Goodman-Hills reads.

2 - Charlie Connelly's quest takes in 'the St Tropez of the North' and 'the most boring place in the world.' Tom Goodman-Hills reads.

3 - Charlie Connelly travels to a literary island, the Portland Race and the End of the World.

4 - Charlie Connelly visits the centre of Irish emigration and cycles the TT course (after a fashion).

5 - Charlie Connelly ends his voyage by discovering some legendary whisky and land younger than himself.




http://youtu.be/Onvt9rpKANc