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BBC Schools TV
Company:BBC
First run:
12th November
1970

Repeated until
25th February
1977

(7 school years)
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Episodes:1 episode
Duration:20 minutes
Subject:Citizenship
Audience:Age 13-16
Language:In English
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Contents

Documentary considering whether the deadly risks of mountaneering are justified by the challenge and achievements that it provides, focussing particularly on an account by Brian Nally on his attempt to climb the north face of the Eiger, which ended in disaster. Most of the programme is made up of a moving, personal account of the climb by Brian Nally.

In the archive

Exists. This programme is preserved in the BBC archives.

Broadcasts

  • Autumn 1970
  • Spring 1972
  • Autumn 1974
  • Spring 1977


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