Great Canal Journeys

October 2017

The Caledonian

4.0 1 x
Tim and Pru cross the Scottish Highlands on a sun-kissed voyage along the spectacular Caledonian Canal, a waterway that links the North Sea with the Atlantic
September 2017

Bristol and North Devon

4.5 2 x
With Tim playing King Lear in Bristol, he and Prunella Scales tour the city and also some West Country waterways further afield, including Devon. They also take a paddle steamer.

The Leeds and Liverpool

3.0 2 x
Tim and Pru take another journey into their pasts, via the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, which celebrates its 200th anniversary in 2016

Netherlands

3.0 2 x
Tim and Pru travel to the Netherlands, exploring the canals from the Windmills of the Kinderdijk to the vibrant city of Amsterdam

India: Brahmaputra

Expired 3.0 3 x
Tim and Pru strike out for the rarely navigated Brahmaputra river in the far north of India, where they meet a community of monks and hitch a ride on an elephant

India: Kerala

Expired 3.3 7 x
Tim and Pru explore the extraordinary backwaters of Kerala, with spices, dancing and a visit to a temple
June 2017
47:15

Stratford-upon-Avon

3.0 7 x
Timothy and Prunella take a trip down the Stratford-upon-Avon Canal, one of Britain's most picturesque waterways, and also pay tribute to William Shakespeare
47:15

London's Lost Route to the Sea

3.0 0 x
Timothy and Prunella go in search of London's lost canal route from Teddington, through Surrey and Sussex, and all the way to the sea at Littlehampton
47:15

Canal du Midi

Expired 3.0 3 x
Timothy and Pru explore the most picturesque stretch of the Canal du Midi in the south of France, eating lamb's brain fritters and drinking 200-year-old brandy
47:15

Stockholm and the Archipelago

3.0 1 x
Tim and Pru follow the ancient route of the Vikings, visiting Stockholm and the nearby islands of its archipelago
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