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Citizen Smith

Episode 1: Hartlepool

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Publisher Michael Smith takes on the guise of a contemporary Citizen Smith, scouring England in search of a modern day definition of nationality. Beginning in his home town of Hartlepool, he encounters Andy Capp, the Monkey mascot mayor, Tory developers and the next generation of local voices, combining his skill for a sweet turn of phrase with a disarming conversational style that forgoes the sledgehammer whilst very definitely cracking the nut. Show less


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