Secrets Of The National Trust With Alan Titchmarsh

Series 4

Series 4, Episode 6

4.0 4 x
Alan Titchmarsh gives us an insider's view into some of Britain's most intriguing historical homes and gardens. Ham House on the banks of the River Thames, in Richmond, is an opulent 17th century mansion that tells the epic story of intimate royal relationships, civil war, political brinkmanship and the woman who triumphed...

Plas Newydd

3.0 323 x
An elegant mansion on the banks of the Menai Strait, Plas Newydd has been home to the Marquesses of Anglesey since Waterloo, and boasts a history packed with action, adventure, creative impulse, passion and excess.


4.0 6 x
Alan and the team go behind the scenes at Sir Winston Churchill's former country house, Chartwell, in the Weald of Kent. Churchill's granddaughter recalls the great man himself. And Dan Jones explores the network of tunnels within the white cliffs of Dover, built on Churchill's orders.

Petworth House

4.0 12 x
Set in beautifully designed grounds and owned by the art-loving third Earl of Egremont, Petworth was the inspiration for many famous painters.

The Lake District

3.0 21 x
Documentary series revealing the hidden history, human stories and natural history behind National Trust properties. Alan Titchmarsh reveals some surprising facts about Beatrix Potter, Oz Clarke visits a nursery housing some of our rarest plants, and Jon Culshaw visits a time capsule in Gloucestershire.


3.0 75 x
Documentary series visiting National Trust properties and revealing the hidden history, human stories and natural history behind them. At Knole House in Kent, Alan Titchmarsh joins a team of archaeologists as they uncover new information about its 600-year history, and Joan Bakewell follows the restoration work on some of ...

Fountains Abbey

4.0 13 x
Alan Titchmarsh reveals the secrets of the Cistercian monks who lived at Fountain's Abbey in North Yorkshire over 800 years ago, and visits its neighbour - the spectacular Studley Royal Water Garden. Anneka Rice is at Mottisfont in Hampshire and Britain's last working water-driven spade mill. Miriam O'Reilly joins a bat wa...

Lyme Park

3.0 8 x
Alan Titchmarsh reveals the story of Lyme in Cheshire, Oz Clarke learns the art of painted glass restoration and Dan Jones discovers how the Romans found gold.

Quarry Bank Mill

4.0 7 x
Alan visits Quarry Bank Mill in Cheshire, an 18th-century working mill and museum. Oz Clarke uncovers some Civil War history at Dunster Castle in Somerset. Jon Culshaw visits a stately pile in an unusual location, Dan Jones joins an architectural dig on the south coast, and Clive Aslet visits the spectacular grounds of Bid...


3.0 4 x
Alan visits Attingham Hall in Shropshire, one of the Trust's grandest properties. Jon Culshaw uncovers a lost WWII secret at the former home of Benjamin Disraeli. Anneka Rice goes fly-fishing on the River Test. Lisa Holloway watches the restoration of a 430-year-old tapestry in Norfolk. Dan Jones visits a remote farm in no...