Gondola
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Gondoliers warned not to drink and row

Allegations of "inappropriate behaviour" may see Venice's gondoliers face drink and drugs tests.

Authorities have put forward proposals that would include all commercial users of the waterways, and boatmen could see their licences revoked if found guilty.

Wendy Urquhart reports.

  • 06 Jul 2013
Go to next video: Venice welcomes art 'Olympics'