An Island Parish

December 2017

December 1, 2017

3.0 4 x
December 1, 2017 of the TV-show An Island Parish was broadcast by BBC2 on Friday 1 December 2017 at 6:00.
November 2017

November 30, 2017

3.0 4 x
November 30, 2017 of the TV-show An Island Parish was broadcast by BBC2 on Thursday 30 November 2017 at 6:00.

November 29, 2017

3.0 7 x
November 29, 2017 of the TV-show An Island Parish was broadcast by BBC2 on Wednesday 29 November 2017 at 6:00.

November 28, 2017

4.0 5 x
November 28, 2017 of the TV-show An Island Parish was broadcast by BBC2 on Tuesday 28 November 2017 at 6:00.
March 2017

Series 8: 4. The Wheel Has Come Full Circle

Expired 3.0 1 x
With Easter fast approaching, traditionally the beginning of Sark's tourist season, it is a busy time for many. Jo Birch is busy getting the Seigneurie Gardens ready - it is the island's most popular tourist attraction. Dave Scott the shepherd is bracing himself for the lambing season and Bas needs to get his boat painted in time for the start of the fishing season. But then a blizzard, along with a force nine gale, throws many plans into disarray.

Series 8: 3. Sark's Got Talent

Expired 3.0 6 x
February brings freezing temperatures but unique opportunities to the islanders too: Mini McCusker leaps into the sea - as she does every day - on the high spring tide, while some hours later Dave Scott the shepherd takes the afternoon off with his wife Estelle to go ormering, the pursuit of a huge shellfish only findable on the low spring tide.

Series 8: 2. Busy Hands are Never in Want

Expired 3.0 4 x
The new year is heralded by Sark's own unique interpretation of three-day eventing, with the islanders dressed as horses, but soon the realities of January on Sark kick in.

February 20, 2017

Expired 4.0 5 x
Islanders prepare for the threat of hurricanes as the rainy season begins. Horticulturalist Anna Kennedy is in search of a remedy to save her trees from invasive pests. Bishop Brooks is off to Antigua as festivities begin to celebrate the 175th anniversary of his diocese, and local vet Dr Garry Swanston encourages locals to inoculate their pets.

March 3, 2015

Expired 3.0 1 x
As Christmas approaches, everyone on the island makes their own unique preparations. Julie at Foodstop installs Norwegian handmade elves in the shop, fisherman Baz Adams distributes enough mistletoe to keep the entire island kissing for months, and Methodist lay preacher Karen Le Mouton enlists the help of all the knitters on the island, as she makes preparations for her special 'Knitivity' Service.

February 13, 2017

Expired 4.0 1 x
The carnival is in Anguilla - from boat racing to parades, there are celebrations all over the island. Chef Ken Vanterpool tries to feed the crowds at Anguilla's most popular barbecue, and parishioners take the chance to raise much-needed church funds by feeding hungry festival-goers. Ex-pats Sue and Trudy enter a carnival troupe, but will their costumes be ready in time for the big day?