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Our Friends in the North movie poster.

TV Series (1996)

Christopher Eccleston ( Nicky Hutchinson)
Mark Strong (Tosker Cox)
Gina McKee (Mary Cox)
Daniel Craig (Geordie Peacock)
Peter Vaughan (Felix Hutchinson)
David Bradley (Eddie Wells)

A nine part series depicting the varying fortunes of four friends - Nicky, Geordie, Mary and Tosker - from the optimistic times of 1964 to the uncertainties of 1995. Taking nine pivotal years (1964, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1987, 1995) the personal lives of the characters become intertwined with the political struggles of their home town of Newcastle, and the capital, London. We also see the machinations behind the scenes that affect their lives, often for the worse: slum housing projects, police corruption, the rise of Thatcherism, political sleaze, and specific events like the 1984 Miners' Strike.

Episode Five

Boeing 707-436 & Douglas DC-8-52

Ep.5 1974.
Landing in the background at Aeropuerto Son Sant Joan /Aeroport Son Sant Joan/Palma de Mallorca Airport(PMI/LEPA), a 707 from BEA Airtours. In the foreground, the DC-8 seen below.

Boeing 707-436 of BEA Airtours and reg. EC-ARC Douglas DC-8-52 Goya of Iberia-Líneas Aéreas de España.

Douglas DC-8-52 & McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32

Ep.5 1974.
Registration EC-ARC, c/n 45619/142 and EC-BIK, c/n 47080/164.
The 707 seen above is landing in the background.

Douglas DC-8-52 Goya and McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32 Las Palmas de Grande Canaria of Iberia-Líneas Aéreas de España.

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