Read more about the article Landward episode 23 2022
Landward episode 23 2022

Landward episode 23 2022

Landward episode 23 2022: Dougie and the team make the 100-mile journey from the mainland out into the Atlantic to discover St Kilda, Britain’s remotest and wildest islands. Dougie takes a walk up the highest sea cliffs in Britain and gets a bird’s-eye view of the geology and ecology. He hears worrying evidence that the world-renowned seabirds’ colonies are now facing an uncertain future due to climate change.       Elsewhere, Anne follows the last islanders, discovering why these…

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Read more about the article Simon Schama’s History of Now episode 1
Simon Schama's History of Now episode 1
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Simon Schama’s History of Now episode 1

Simon Schama's History of Now episode 1: In his most personal project to date, Simon Schama looks back at the dramatic history that has played out in his lifetime. Best known for writing history, he has lived a fair bit of it too. Born in 1945, on the night of the bombing of Dresden, Simon grew up as part of a generation determined to rebuild the world from the ashes of war. In this film, he reveals the stories of…

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Read more about the article Countryfile – Inclusive Farming
Countryfile - Inclusive Farming

Countryfile – Inclusive Farming

Countryfile - Inclusive Farming: Matt Baker rolls up his sleeves to help out on a remarkable smallholding in Bedfordshire. Farmer Mike Duxbury lost his sight at the age of six due to glaucoma, but that didn’t stop him from achieving his dream to farm. Touch and sound enable him to navigate the farm and take on anything that needs doing, from checking livestock to wielding power tools to build animal enclosures. And Mike is determined to inspire young people with…

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Read more about the article Searching for Italy 2022 episode 8 – Liguria
Searching for Italy 2022 episode 8 - Liguria
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Searching for Italy 2022 episode 8 – Liguria

Searching for Italy 2022 episode 8 - Liguria: Stanley Tucci visits one of the most famous and frequented regions of Italy, the Italian Riviera, for the glitz and glamour of Portofino and the stunning picture-perfect fishing villages of the Cinque Terre. Liguria is a thin strip of mountainous land, sandwiched between the Alps and the Apennines and lined with rugged scenery and stunning coastal views. Its capital, Genoa, was once a wealthy merchant empire, and now offers such rich cuisine…

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Read more about the article Gardening Australia episode 34 2022
Gardening Australia episode 34 2022

Gardening Australia episode 34 2022

Gardening Australia episode 34 2022: Costa explores a daffodil festival; Millie makes the most of spring; Josh meets gardeners of all ages; Jerry sees plants soften brutalism; Tammy explains types of variegation; we meet a midwife with a front yard food forest. Costa visits a regional town celebrating the 50th year of their iconic daffodil festival, to learn about how this beautiful spring flower brings the community together. Millie is pumped for spring in the productive patch, and she shares…

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