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Our kind of town

Title
Our kind of town
Genre
Interview; Documentary
TX Date
13 Jul 1980
Year of production
1980
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Duration
00:47:11
Description
This week’s edition of Our Kind of Town is presented by Keith Howell and investigates life in the city of Paris and how it differs from that of London. Former jazz drummer Francois ‘Moustache’ Galepides talks about his life and memories of Paris. British wine merchant Steven Spurrier talks about his business. Record company executive Diana Graham talks about adjusting to Paris life. First unrevised edition.
Contributors
Keith Howell; Francois Galepides; Steven Spurrier; Diana Graham
Keywords
Peace; Entertainment; London; Musicians; Traffic; Strikes; Wages; Prices; Cost of living; Social security; Taxation; EEC; Education; Police; UK; Television; Business; Public transport; International relations; France; Social conditions; Fashion; Bicycles; Common markets; Restaurants; Rugby football; Health policy; Customs and traditions; Foreign policy; Europe; Cuisine; Holidays; Accommodation; Radio; War (concept); Milkmen; Vineyards; Students; Rented accommodation; Food; Beverages; Whisky; Wine; Romance; Paris; Jazz; Clothing; Theft; Training; Bilateral relations; Social welfare; French (cultural identity); Educational institutions; Languages; French (language); English culture; European cuisine; Francois Galepides; Sidney Bechet; Twickenham Rugby Stadium; Health and welfare legislation; Wine merchants; Adult students; Marks and Spencer

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