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Hampshire Coast

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Ellie Harrison goes on a journey through Hampshire. She starts her journey in the Solent, aboard the Whitbread 60 Blueprint, finding out what makes a world-class racing yacht.

In the Southampton suburb of Northam, Ellie hears how many of its citizens, working as crewmen, were lost aboard the Titanic.

Southampton was also home to the Spitfire, and Ellie hears from one of the few remaining Second World War Spitfire pilots.

Ellie ends her journey on a Hampshire farm with a farmer who left commercial pig farming to set up a free-range pig farm of his own. Show less

Contributors

Presenter:
Ellie Harrison
Series Producer:
Richard Sharman
Executive Producer:
Michael Armit

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