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Himalaya with Michael Palin

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
New series The itinerant ex-Python sets off on his latest adventure across the vast South Asian mountain range.
1/6. North by Northwest. In Peshawar, Michael is introduced to the sport of bull racing, which turns out to be fraught with danger - even for spectators. Next, he's off to Chitral, the birthplace of freestyle polo. The annual fixture against arch-rivals Gilgit is about to take place, so Michael joins 10,000 people to watch it played on the highest polo field on Earth. Director/Series producer Roger Mills BBC PRODUCTS: Himalaya with Michael Palin is available on CD, £19.99, and cassette, £15.99. from 4 October; for the hardback book accompanying the series, send a cheque for L18 (RRP E20), payable to Radio Times, to: [address removed] or call [number removed] (national rate) Mountain pressure: page 18

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Producer: Roger Mills
Unknown: Michael Palin

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Himalaya with Michael Palin

BBC One London, 3 October 2004 21.00






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