Britain's Ancient Tracks with Tony Robinson

2017

Series 2 Episode 4 Dere Street

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Tony follows the Roman road of Dere Street north through Hadrian's Wall, contemplates the ancient night sky, braves the roar of a Celtic horn, mixes medieval potions and encounters ancient invaders

Series 2 Episode 3 The Portway

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Tony uncovers a prehistoric shark tooth, shines a light in an abandoned railway tunnel and discovers DH Lawrence's mountain retreat in the Peak District

Series 2 Episode 2 Offa's Dyke

4.0 4 x
Tony walks Offa's Dyke in the footsteps of William Wordsworth, encounters Wales's fearsome dragon and ponders the priceless gold coin issued by King Offa in praise of Allah

Series 2 Episode 1 Dartmoor

4.0 11 x
Tony hikes across Dartmoor in the footsteps of Britain's greatest detective, plunges into a reputedly bottomless lake and comes face-to-face with a four-legged beast

Episode 1 Icknield Way

3.0 3 x
Tony explores the mysteries and legends of the Icknield Way's prehistoric mines, hidden caves, demonic dogs and mysterious ley lines, as he travels from the Norfolk coast to Bedfordshire's hills

Episode 2 The Ridgeway

3.0 2 x
Tony follows in the tracks of Celtic chariots, explores a burial chamber that's older than the pyramids and uncovers the secrets of a great white horse on the Ridgeway

Episode 3 North Downs Way

4.0 5 x
Tony visits one of Britain's oldest oak trees and the shrine of Thomas Becket, uncovers a lost battle site of Julius Caesar and marvels at the discoveries of Darwin, on the North Downs Way in Kent
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