1964 (1996)

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First part of a drama series about a group of Geordie friends and their lives over a 30 year period. In this episode Nicky returns to Newcastle in 1964 after a few months in America where he has witnessed the emerging black civil rights movement. He gives up college for politics and campaigns for the Labour Party. His friends Tosker and Geordie are more interested in women, beer and music than politics and his girlfriend Mary is upset that he has less time for their relationship. This leads to her seeing more of Tosker. Geordie leaves Newcastle and hitches down to London, to get away from his forthcoming marriage to a girl he has made pregnant and from his drunken, violent father.

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