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


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


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

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

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

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