Discovering Britain

March 2016


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Maureen goes to a tea dance in Scarborough and meets playwright Alan Ayckbourn, while Don Warrington gets a scrub down in the stunning Turkish bath in Harrogate


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Maureen heads to London's Alexandra Palace, while Larry goes on an archaeological dig at St Bart's Hospital featuring a 700-year-old cess pit. And Wendy Craig champions the case for rural churches.


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Maureen and Larry go on a magical mystery tour around Liverpool, while Coronation Street actress Shobna Gulati traces her family roots in Oldham

County Show, Brighton and Cotswolds

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Maureen Lipman oils a pig at the Pembroke Country Show and Larry Lamb meets a heritage sheep. Michael Buerk visits Brighton and Arthur Smith rambles in the Cotswolds.

Swan Upping and Jurassic Coast

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Maureen Lipman, Larry Lamb and Michael Buerk are joined by actress Emilia Fox and former Blue Peter Presenter Janet Ellis as they visit the Swan Upping pageant and the wild Jurassic Coast
February 2016

Castle Howard

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Maureen Lipman, Larry Lamb and Michael Buerk are joined by singer Mica Paris as the show visits Castle Howard, Worcester cathedral and beautiful Georgian Bath


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Maureen Lipman and Larry Lamb step on board the HMS Victory. Michael Buerk explores a ship graveyard. And Peter Davison goes mudlarking on the banks of the River Thames.

Lancashire and Yorkshire

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Maureen Lipman tries Lancashire hotpot. Larry Lamb learns the secrets of dry stone walling. And in Yorkshire, Don Warrington shares his passion for 18th century art and design.

Scone Palace to the Severn Valley

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Maureen Lipman and Larry Lamb visit Scone Palace. Michael Buerk rides a steam train in the Severn Valley. And Bill Patterson visits Glasgow's legendary School of Art.