Exploring the natural and social history of the coastline around the United Kingdom.
Air Dates: 2005 - Present
Genres: Documentary, History, Nature, Environment, Travel
Season 6, Ep. 4 : Western Isles and ShetlandJul 3, 2011
On Eriskay, Nick Crane gets unique access to the island's close knit communities and has a close encounter with a family of dolphins offshore; guga hunters on the Isle of Lewis; Neil Oliver explores the tragic shipwreck of the Iolaire.
Season 6, Ep. 3 : The NetherlandsJun 19, 2011
Nick explores how Dutch engineers created massive coastal defenses following the great North Sea floods of 1953; Tessa investigates how the tulip trade nearly bankrupted the country 400 years ago.