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The Adventurers

Duration: 02:06

In 1924 Pathé cameras followed Major Francis Forbes-Leith as he journeyed in his car from Britain to India. Travel writer and Adventurer Charley Boorman offers insight into some of the hardships he may have encountered along the way.

Available since: Fri 2 Sep 2011


Verity Sharp
Jenny MacLeod
Executive Producer
David Okuefuna
Charley Boorman

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The Story of British Pathé Around the World

4/4 How Pathé captivated audiences with stories from overseas in the age before mass tourism.

First broadcast: 08 Sep 2011

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