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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

Pointless Celebrities

Series 10

Episode 38: Academia

Duration: 49 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

An academia special, with Dr John Cooper Clarke, Suzannah Lipscomb, Mark Horton, Alice Roberts, Maggie Aderin-Pocock, Jim Al-Khalili, Robin Ince and Kate Williams. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Participant:
John Cooper Clarke
Participant:
Suzannah Lipscomb
Participant:
Mark Horton
Participant:
Alice Roberts
Participant:
Jim Al-Khalili
Participant:
Robin Ince
Participant:
Kate Williams
Executive Producer:
James Fox
Executive Producer:
Richard Hague
Executive Producer:
Dom Waugh
Series Producer:
John Ryan
Production Company:
Endemol UK

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 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

A History of the World

Jenner's Marvellous Medicine

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Professor Mark Horton tells the epic story of the world's greatest medical discovery. Edward Jenner's vaccination for smallpox saved billions of lives across the globe. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Horton
Director:
Andrew Brown
Executive Producer:
Roger Farrant

Coast

Series 4 Reversions

Episode 3: Rottingdean and Volks Electric Railway

Duration: 8 minutes

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

Available for 4 months

A look around the coast of the British Isles. Mark Horton visits Rottingdean to look over Rudyard Kipling's garden wall. Show more

Coast

Shorts

Episode 88: Northern Islands

Duration: 19 minutes

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

Series exploring Britain's coastline. Neil Oliver discovers the story of the World War II freedom fighters who risked everything running the Shetland Bus. Show more

Coast

Shorts

Episode 81: Copper

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for 2 months

A look around the coast of the British Isles. Mark Horton explores how Swansea's monopoly of the copper trade helped Nelson towards his victory at the Battle of Trafalgar. Show more

Coast

Shorts

Episode 12: Cuttlefish and Pompey

Duration: 10 minutes

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

Miranda Krestovnikoff goes diving in search of cuttlefish off the West Sussex coast, and Mark Horton visits the historic Royal Navy dockyard at Portsmouth.

Contributors

Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Presenter:
Mark Horton
Series Producer:
Steve Evanson
Series Editor:
Gill Tierney

Coast

Series 6

Episode 2: Devon and Cornwall

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

The team journey around the stunning shores of Devon and Cornwall. Nick Crane is on board one of the last remaining Brixham trawlers, a beautiful sailing boat. Show more

Coast

Series 6

Episode 1: London to Antwerp

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

A journey around the British Isles and beyond. The team starts in London, continues along the south coast of England and then explores the coast of Belgium. Show more

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 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 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

Coast

Series 5

Episode 1: Heart of the British Isles: A Grand Tour

Duration: 59 minutes

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

A journey around the British Isles and beyond to see how shared seas unite us all. The team takes a circular tour of the Irish Sea. Show more

Coast

Series 5 Reversions

Swanage to Land's End (45min)

Duration: 58 minutes

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

The journey continues along England's south west coast. Mark Horton has privileged access to the historic dockyards at Devonport. Show more

Coast

Series 3

Episode 8: The Channel Islands to Dover

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Alice Roberts explores Jersey's remarkable post-war transformation from a Nazi-occupied stronghold to a honeymoon island. Show more

Coast

Series 6

Episode 3: The Netherlands

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Coast ventures out to the man-made shoreline of the Netherlands. Nicholas Crane examines the great flood of 1953, and Tessa Dunlop learns about tulip mania. Show more