RHS Flower Show Tatton Park episode 1 2018 - 1

RHS Flower Show Tatton Park episode 1 2018

This episode is the first of two visits to the RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park in Cheshire as it celebrates its 20th birthday with a festival of flowers. The team of horticultural experts explore the diverse range of show gardens, including the compact 'back to backs' category - exclusive to the show - and ...

Canada the story of Us ep. 1

Canada the Story of Us ep. 1 – Worlds Collide pre 1608 to 1759

Over 10 hours, the drama-documentary tells the extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada — stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and entrepreneurs who forged a nation in a vast and harsh land.    Canada the story of Us ep. 1 - Worlds ...

An Art Lovers' Guide episode 6 - St Petersburg

An Art Lovers’ Guide episode 6 – St Petersburg

In the final episode of their entertaining series of cultural city breaks, Dr Janina Ramirez and Alastair Sooke explore St Petersburg through its dazzling art and architecture. They want to see how art has been used to enhance prestige and power in this city, ever since it was founded by Tsar Peter the Great. Surrounded ...

The Beechgrove Garden episode 12 2018

The Beechgrove Garden episode 12 2018

Jim, Carole and George take stock of what has happened in the Beechgrove Garden. The sweet peas have scrambled up the nets and are in full, fragrant flower, strawberries and cherries are being harvested in abundance, and the tomatoes are ripening and reddening.  Carole visits Tap o'Noth, an extraordinary organic market garden at the ...

Wild Rockies episode 3 - The Waterways

Wild Rockies episode 3 – The Waterways

In the Rockies, the higher you are, the more water you get. Most of it comes from the giant glaciers and awe-inspiring ice fields that rest on the rugged peaks. These glaciers melt in spring, feeding more than 60 major rivers that bring sustenance to the land and the thousands of species that rely on ...

When Did Time Begin

Through the Wormhole episode 49 – When Did Time Begin ?

We float along the river of time. But does that river have a source? Where did time come from? Some believe time and space are one thing, and the Big Bang started the cosmic clock. Others believe the universe existed for almost half a million "years" before light could move and time began. Still others ...

An Art Lovers' Guide episode 4 - Amsterdam

An Art Lovers’ Guide episode 4 – Amsterdam

In this episode, they head to Amsterdam, a city that pioneered so much of modern life, from multinational trade to the way we design our homes. To find out how, Alastair and Janina take us on a fast paced tour of the city's cultural hotspots. Picking their way through the crowds queuing to see Rembrandt ...

Gardens Near and Far ep. 5 - Blenheim, UK

Gardens Near and Far ep. 5 – Blenheim, UK

In 1705, architect John Vanbrugh and gardener Henry Wise designed the garden in Blenheim, in Britain. It symbolised the political and military power of the Duke of Marlborough. Sixty years later, Capability Brown reworked the estate, reshaping the landscape into the image of a romantic painting. Gardens Near and Far ep. 5 - Blenheim, UK ...

Wild Rockies episode 2 - The Peaks

Wild Rockies episode 2 – The Peaks

Stretching more than 3,000 miles across the U.S.-Canadian border, the Rockies are home to bleak alpine tundra zones. They sit up to 14,000 feet above sea level, with temperatures dropping 3.5 degrees Fahrenheit for every thousand feet of elevation. This means that only the hardiest mountain specialists can cope with its savage conditions, like fur-protected ...

Nadiya's Family Favourites episode 1

Nadiya’s Family Favourites episode 1

Nadiya Hussain demonstrates how to create the perfect dishes to compliment any kind of day. Whether it is a treat day, a family trip or a lazy weekend, Nadiya makes tasty and nourishing recipes that will bring smiles to the faces of everyone. The theme for this episode is family days out, and Nadiya's dishes ...