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Coast

Series 6 Reversions

London to Antwerp 2

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 1 month

Alice Roberts uncovers the story behind the rise and fall of the seaside landlady. Show more

Coast

Series 7 Reversions

Episode 3: The Hidden History of Harbours 1

Duration: 39 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for 2 months

Nick Crane relives a voyage from Newlyn to Melbourne made in 1854, and Tessa Dunlop learns about the history of the naval tattoo. Show more

Coast

Shorts

Episode 26: Strangford Lough

Duration: 5 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Nicholas Crane explores Strangford Lough, and with the help of zoologist Miranda Krestovnikoff discovers the significance of the tidal torrent and marine species. Show more

Coast

Series 7 Reversions

Episode 10: The Secret Life of Beaches 1

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Coast explores the diversity and delights of our beaches. Nick Crane digs deep to discover what it is like to live on Britain's most unusual beach. Show more

Coast

Series 4 Reversions

Episode 9: Faroe Islands

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Coast heads into the wild Atlantic to the Faroe Islands, where Neil Oliver discovers how romance blossomed during the Second World War's 'Operation Valentine'. Show more

Coast

Series 5

Episode 3: Brittany

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Britain's bonds with its Celtic cousins across in Brittany are explored. Neil Oliver visits the province of Finistere, battered by some of the world's wildest waters. Show more

Coast

Shorts

Episode 89: Snowdonia to the Menai Straits

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Series exploring Britain's coastline. Nicholas Crane canoes the treacherous Menai Straits to examine the bridges across to Anglesey. Show more

Coast

Series 4 Reversions

Episode 16: The Needles: Isle of Wight

Duration: 9 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Nicholas Crane crosses the Solent to find out what's happened to England's largest island - the Isle of Wight. Show more

Coast

Shorts

Episode 90: Channel Islands and Dover Straits

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Neil Oliver is in the Channel Islands and kayaks over to Les Ecrehous before heading to Sark. Sue Daly talks about diving in the Islands. Show more

Coast

Series 4 Reversions

Episode 23: Anglesey

Duration: 5 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Nicholas Crane seeks out the story of a tiny harbour which played a big part in making a mountain of money at Parys Mountain, and Amlwch Port which served it.

Coast

Series 6

Episode 6: Sweden and the Baltic

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Coast visits Sweden and explores the British connections to this stunning shore on the edge of the Baltic Sea. Nick Crane's journey starts at the High Coast. Show more

Coast

Series 4

Episode 7: Norway: Lillesand to Svalbard

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

For the first time, Coast explores the spectacular shoreline of Norway to discover Britain's age-old link to the land of the fjords. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Presenter:
Mark Horton
Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Presenter:
Jason Roberts
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Series Producer:
Steve Evanson

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Nicholas Crane unravels the tale of Sir Hugh Munro, whose exploration of the wild Scottish peaks little more than a century ago began a modern mountaineering obsession. Show more

Coast

Series 4

Episode 5: Anglesey to Blackpool

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

At RAF Valley in Anglesey, Neil Oliver takes to the sky with an instructor from the RAF's world-famous 'pilot factory'. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Presenter:
Mark Horton
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Producer:
Steve Evanson

Coast

Series 7

Episode 6: The Secret Life of Beaches

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Coast explores the glorious diversity and delights offered by our beaches. Nick Crane discovers what it is like to live on Britain's most unusual beach. Show more

Coast

Series 6 Reversions

Episode 6: Sweden and the Baltic

Duration: 31 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Coast visits Sweden and explores the British connections to this stunning shore on the edge of the Baltic Sea. Nick Crane's journey starts at the High Coast. Show more

Coast

Series 4

Episode 3: Land's End to Porthcawl

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

The series continues with a journey from Cornwall to South Wales. Neil Oliver casts his own bronze sword and explores the site of the Welsh Great Escape. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Presenter:
Renee Godfrey
Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Presenter:
Mark Horton
Executive Producer:
William Lyons
Producer:
Steve Evanson

Coast

Series 4

Episode 1: Whitstable to the Isle of Wight

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

A journey around the British Isles. Neil Oliver visits the Oyster Festival in Whitstable and Nick Crane explores the geology of the Isle of Wight. Show more

Coast

Series 5 Reversions

Swanage to Land's End

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Neil Oliver finds out how the arrival of steam trains transformed the south coast. Miranda Krestovnikoff goes in search of a family of white-beaked dolphins Show more