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15 Minute Drama, Writing the Century 19 Episode guide

  1. Tiger Beer Girl

    5/5 Singapore is within sight, and Joan's flight is bringing back happy and painful memories.

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2012

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  2. Oranges and Pearls

    4/5 Hoping the technical problems are behind her now, Joan heads for Baghdad.

    First broadcast: 14 Jun 2012

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  3. Middle East

    3/5 After an unscheduled stop in gorgeous Cannes, Joan attempts to make up for lost time.

    First broadcast: 13 Jun 2012

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  4. Vive La France

    2/5 Joan is about to begin her solo flight half way across the world. First stop is France.

    First broadcast: 12 Jun 2012

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  5. Girl Meets Plane

    1/5 Diane Samuels' story of Joan Allen and her solo flight from England to Singapore in 1948.

    First broadcast: 11 Jun 2012

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