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Canoe Man to hit television screen

PUBLISHED: 08:36 29 March 2010 | UPDATED: 16:54 06 July 2010

THE one-hour drama about back-from-the-dead canoeist John Darwin that was filmed on location at Southwold is to be screened tomorrow (Wednesday) night.

THE one-hour drama about back-from-the-dead canoeist John Darwin that was filmed on location at Southwold is to be screened tomorrow (Wednesday) night.

Canoe Man tells the story of prison warden John Darwin, who faked his death in a canoeing accident in an attempt to con insurance companies out of £250,000.

The film, which was shot in and around Southwold in June, features actor Bernard Hill, who lives in Reydon. It will be shown on BBC 4 at 10.45pm.


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