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Y Viva Espana - The Advent of Package Holidays

Stuart Maconie continues the series charting the history of modern Britain in over 50 records. Using the song Y Viva Espana, tonight's episode continues with the tradition of kitschy chart hits rooted in British holidaymakers returning home wanting to hear the music that reminds them of happy times.

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57 minutes

Last on

Wed 7 Sep 2016 23:00

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  • Have you ever gone on a package holiday?

  • Do you remember your first overseas holiday?

  • Or do you prefer to holiday in Britain... and if so, why?

  • Did a holiday introduce you to new food, music or a dance craze?

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