Gardeners World episode 26 2016

Gardeners World episode 26 2016

Gardeners World episode 26 2016, there is plenty of advice from Longmeadow this week as Monty starts to tidy up the garden for autumn and reviews this year's display in the jewel garden. In the final part of Carol Klein's series on plant families, she looks at the Apiaceae family, which includes not only stalwart ...

Hadrian

Hadrian

Dan Snow takes us on a journey around Hadrian's vast empire.Immortalised in the UK after building a Wall on the edge of his Empire, which bears his name to this day. Hadrian's Wall, as it is known, is just a tiny portion of a massive structure Hadrian had built to protect the Roman Empire, with ...

Leonardo da Vinci

The Private Life of a Masterpiece – The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci

The story of probably the most renowned painting in the world. A work three years in the making, Leonardo Da Vinci's The Last Supper remains one of the greatest masterpieces of all time. Even over 500 years after the painting was completed, this piece remains one of the most studied paintings in history.   The ...

Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 4 2016

Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 4 2016

In Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 4 2016, Monty Don travels around the country helping amateurs to create the garden of their dreams. This week, he helps to fulfil the ambitions of two very different groups of people.   Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 4 2016 In Oxford, neighbours Anne and Fliss are set on ...

Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 3 2016

Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 3 2016

In Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 3 2016, Monty Don helps two pairs of amateur gardeners who want to create dream gardens in very different urban spaces.   Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 3 2016 In Bromley, Mei an and Gerard have ambitious plans to turn their narrow, split-level garden into a Japanese paradise. Their ...

Summer Greens

Raymond Blanc’s Kitchen Secrets – Summer Greens episode 8

In Raymond Blanc’s Kitchen Secrets – Summer Greens episode 8, Raymond celebrates the freshest summer greens. Beginning with a simple yet vibrant pistou soup, laden with summer vegetables and bursting with basil, topped with crispy croutons and meltingly rich parmesan. Next a dish ideal for a warm summer's day - poached salmon resting on a ...

Around the World in 80 Gardens ep 10

Around the World in 80 Gardens ep 10

In Around the World in 80 Gardens ep 10, Monty Don visits the world's 80 most inspiring gardens, this time in South East Asia. Since the nineteenth century, Western gardeners have loved tropical garden. Monty visits the archetype - the mysterious Jim Thompson's Garden in Bangkok.   He seeks something more authentic in the Royal ...

Gardeners World episode 25 2016

Gardeners World episode 25 2016

Gardeners World episode 25 2016 - September is the perfect time for planting and Monty adds some autumn flowering asters to his borders, as well as refreshing his strawberry beds with new stock.   Carol Klein continues her series on plant families and this week, she takes a close look at one of the largest ...

The 21st Century Race for Space

The 21st Century Race for Space

A new age of space exploration, and exploitation, is dawning. But surprisingly, some of the boldest efforts at putting humans into space are now those of private companies started by a handful of maverick billionaire businessmen.   The 21st Century Race for Space Brian Cox gains exclusive access behind the scenes at Virgin Galactic, Blue ...

Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 2 2016

Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 2 2016

In Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 2 2016, Monty Don helps two sets of amateur gardeners with very definite ideas and very different approaches to creating their dream gardens.   Big Dreams Small Spaces episode 2 2016 In Clapham, young couple Jack and Chris want to turn their tiny urban back space into a Victorian-inspired ...