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A series often programmes which take life as the microphone finds it 1: Follow That Cab!
Nick Baker presents four views of Britain through a taxi window.
Late Friday night in Leicester: a taxi radio controller observes the intricacies of provincial social life.
Heathrow: up to 500 cabbies play a strange game of taxi roulette. It can mean a fare of E5 or E50 and the tension mounts as they edge to the front of the queue.
Belfast: allegations of paramilitary involvement cast a dark shadow on an otherwise remarkable community cab service.
The Shetland Islands: in the tiny town of Baltasound the local heroine is Agnes McLeod , Britain's most northerly taxi driver, Brown Owl and beauty queen.
Producer ANDY PARFITT Stereo


Unknown: Nick Baker
Unknown: Agnes McLeod
Unknown: Brown Owl
Producer: Andy Parfitt

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