Coast Poster

Air Date: July 22nd, 2005

Series Summary
Exploring the natural and social history of the coastline around the United Kingdom.

Rating: TVG

Genres: Documentary, Environment, Travel, History, Nature


  • Season 10 - Episode 6 : Caves and Coves Aug 13, 2015

    Nick forges a path around Jersey, a mecca for sea caves and secluded bays; the other team members are exploring their own stories on British shores; dark tales, cutting edge science and tales of wartime heroics abound.

  • Season 10 - Episode 5 : Wild Waters Aug 6, 2015

    An exploration of why humans are driven to defy the elements and contend with perilous seas; battling against nature makes for thrilling spectacle and stories; exploring the many ways to work with and overcome the challenge of wild waters.

  • Season 10 - Episode 4 : The Irish Sea Jul 30, 2015

    An Irish Sea odyssey investigates how this small sea and its swirling currents have shaped the island story and connected the isles; a wealth of surprising stories, from the Romans to Dublin Bay prawns.

  • Season 10 - Episode 3 : Ingenious Isles Jul 23, 2015

    Nick Crane is following the Wales Coastal Path around Anglesey and taking in 700 years of inspired thinking and ingenious isles; at South Stack, he investigates how an innovative lighthouse was constructed on a precarious piece of rock.

  • Season 10 - Episode 2 : Bounty from the Sea Jul 16, 2015

    Nick Crane is on an island odyssey in the Faroes, on a mission to gather all manner of bounty to take to a traditional feast; he starts by diving for 50-year-old mussels before discovering how the Faroese like to eat their sheep.