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Sunday 3 June: Shetland to Orkney

 

Shetland to Orkney

Map showing Shetland to Orkney

MUSIC IN PROGRAMME 1 - Shetland to Orkney

STORY: Shetland and Orkney
Context: Graphic map of UK and Neil Oliver's introduction to the Shetland to Orkney Coast programme, continuing to opening titles, this is also used over the graphic map.
MUSIC COMPOSED & PERFORMED FOR COAST BY: Alan Parker

STORY: Hydrogen powered car
Context: Rugged coastline and lighthouse of Muckle Flugga. Also used later (after Poisoned Skies) Neil Oliver walking alongside fence and wind turbine. And again over the Small green Hydrogen car, Neil Oliver getting into it
TRACK TITLE: The Scottish Connection
TRACK NUMBER: 1
CD TITLE/NUMBER: The Scottish Connection - DWCD288
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Paul Leonard-Morgan

Context: Low cloud over dome like station on hill and into 'green' story
TRACK TITLE: Poisoned Skies
TRACK NUMBER: 24
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Drone Zone 4 - Science & Innovation
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Ian Anderson

STORY: Baltasound - Herring station

Context: Aerial over stone houses and Neil Oliver introducing Baltasound herring story. Also used over Neil and Ian Napier looking over bay with computer generated graphic of fishing boats in harbour
TRACK TITLE: Ancient Heart 2
TRACK NUMBER: 41
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Scotland, Bagpipes, Celtic
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Norton, Sharp

Context: Chat between Neil Oliver and Ian Napier, followed by black & white archive of gutting fish
TRACK TITLE: Crystal Bay
TRACK NUMBER: 18
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Celtic - XCD27
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Parker/Stiles

STORY: Sandwick Bay
Context: Pan of Sandwick bay beach and over Alice Roberts introduction to story, finish and walk down onto beach also used over silhouetted shot of Alice & Olivia Lelong on a rise, sun in b/g. Used again over Alice laying out bones of skeleton on black cloth
TRACK TITLE: Coming Down
TRACK NUMBER: 17
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Media Beats - DWCD278
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Bill Bayliss

Context: Aerial over beach and coastline leaving Sandwick Bay
MUSIC COMPOSED & PERFORMED FOR COAST BY: Alan Parker

STORY: Boulder beaches and tsunamis
Context: Big waves and coastline waves over introduction to Tsunami story. Used later over Nicholas Crane & Adrian Hall on beach with computer generated image of tsunami wave in b/g
TRACK TITLE: Ancient Voices
TRACK NUMBER: 4
CD TITLE/NUMBER: The Unexplained - DWCD364
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Ian Boddy

Context: Aerial of the rugged coastline at 'Grind o' Da Navir' and also used over the boulders/seamade quarry rocks & aerials of coastline. And used over Nicholas Crane & Adrian Hall crouched down by peat bank of Sullom Voe and aerial & map of area
TRACK TITLE: Celestial Pulse
TRACK NUMBER: 1
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Etheral Energy - RMCD2035
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: John Young

STORY: Scalloway - Shetland bus
Context: Aerials of coastline moving from Sullom Voe and Neil Oliver's introduction to Scalloway
MUSIC COMPOSED & PERFORMED FOR COAST BY: Alan Parker

Context: Black and white archive footage of WWII planes and Neil Oliver talking about the Shetland Bus
TRACK TITLE: Ending
TRACK NUMBER: 8
CD TITLE/NUMBER: The Art of Sound - DWCD348
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Martin Swain

Context: Karen Anderson talking and black & white archive footage of ships at sea and used over black & white photograph of man in uniform. Also over Karen Anderson talking and monument of fishing ship
TRACK TITLE: Tenderness
TRACK NUMBER: 6
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Simple Strings - WOM67
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Patrick Hawes, David Hawes

STORY: Killer whales
Context: Neil Oliver walking along beach and aerials over sea and coastline continuing to Neil on shore by otters and killer whales footage
TRACK TITLE: Ancient Heart 3
TRACK NUMBER: 41
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Scotland, Bagpipes, Celtic
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Norton, Sharp

STORY: Garths Ness - Braer disaster
Context: Aerials of the Braer tanker archive footage
TRACK TITLE: Force of Nature
TRACK NUMBER: 6
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Living Planet
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Ian Boddy

Context: Rocks with sea washing and Neil Oliver explaining how the rough seas 'cleaned' the crude oil from Braer
TRACK TITLE: Brave New World
TRACK NUMBER: 2
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Drone Zone 1 - Human Interest
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Steve Carter

STORY: Fair Isle
Context: GFX map to Fair Isle & aerial of island
TRACK TITLE: Sailing By
CD TITLE/NUMBER: BBC Radio 4 extract - Shipping Broadcast theme music
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Ronald Binge

Context: Boat on calm water coming into shore and Dave Wheeler talking about being a weather observer
TRACK TITLE: Summer Vacation
TRACK NUMBER: 10
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Simple Strings - WOM67
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Patrick Hawes, David Hawes

STORY: Orkney
Context: GFX map from Fair Isle to Orkney & aerials and Neil Oliver's introduction to Orkney
TRACK TITLE: Ancient Heart 2
TRACK NUMBER: 41
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Scotland, Bagpipes, Celtic
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Norton, Sharp

STORY: Papa Westray - Westray flight
Context: Westray plane landing on runway and introduction to the Kirkwall, charting the coast story
TRACK TITLE: Happy-go-Lucky
TRACK NUMBER: 5
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Simple Strings - WOM67
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Patrick Hawes, David Hawes

STORY: Kirkwall - charting our coastal waters
Context: Aerial of terracotta coloured sailing boat at sea. And used over static shot of boat docked in harbour. And again over Mark Horton and Sandy Firth conducting charting experiment on boat
TRACK TITLE: A Place In the Sun
TRACK NUMBER: 17
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Unplugged Guitar Moods - DWCD355
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Simon Stewart

Context: Aerial of Coastguard boat at sea and continuing over Mark Horton and Rob Spillard chatting. Used over Mark Horton explaining modern charting techniques and onboard charting equipment. Also used later over underwater survey material
TRACK TITLE: Expanse
TRACK NUMBER: 9
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Living Planet - DWCD335
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Ian Boddy

Context: Aerials of the coastguard boat and water and aerial over shipwrecks and Sam MacDonald sculpture story
TRACK TITLE: Azure 2
TRACK NUMBER: 10
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Ambient, peaceful, electronic
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Norton/Sharp

STORY: Bay of Skaill - village of Skara Brae
Context: Neil Oliver walking on rocks and aerials of standing stones
TRACK TITLE: Bodhran Atmosphere
TRACK NUMBER: 21
CD TITLE/NUMBER: The Irish Connection - DWCD288
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Terry Keating

Context: Neil Oliver inside Skara Brae settlement
TRACK TITLE: Beat the Bodhran
TRACK NUMBER: 21
CD TITLE/NUMBER: The Irish Connection - DWCD288
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Terry Keating

Context: Aerials of Skara Brae and the coastline including stack rocks
MUSIC COMPOSED & PERFORMED FOR COAST BY: Alan Parker

STORY: Inga Ness - the elusive octopus
Context: Aerials over sea, fishing boat and octopus introduction
TRACK TITLE: Half Light 40
TRACK NUMBER: 40
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Modern Dance, drum 'n' bass, ambient
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Hill

Context: Miranda Krestovnikoff and Daniel Wise on dive boat and getting ready to go into the water
TRACK TITLE: Cold Heat
TRACK NUMBER: 57
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Cinerama - CDGML67
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Patrick Gomersall

Context: Underwater shot of Miranda Krestovnikoff in sea and wolf fish, lobster & octopus
TRACK TITLE: Dreamer
TRACK NUMBER: 2
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Chilled Orchestra
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Tom Garrad-Cole, Paul Reeves

STORY: Billia Croo - wave energy
Context: Aerials of fishing boats out at sea and graphic map of Billia Croo. Also used over concrete shed with camera in it, Neil Oliver end of PTC
MUSIC COMPOSED & PERFORMED FOR COAST BY: Alan Parker

Context: Aerials of open water and close up of camera grill and over footage of red machine called Pelamis in water
TRACK TITLE: Gentle Moods and Atmospheres
TRACK NUMBER: 6
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Gentle Moods and Atmospheres - DWCD350
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Paul Lawler

Context: Computer generated image of the red Pelamis machine
TRACK TITLE: Exploring the Ocean
TRACK NUMBER: 48
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Drones 2 - DWCD374
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Terry Keating & Warren Slye

STORY: Old Man of Hoy
Context: Aerials over open water with green fishing boat and Old Man of Hoy map and aerial of Old Man
TRACK TITLE: Rannoch Moor
TRACK NUMBER: 20
CD TITLE/NUMBER: The Scottish Connection - DWCD288
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Terry Keating

Context: Climbers (Simon Nadin & Andy Cave) getting ready to start climb. And later used over black & white footage of the climbers on Old Man of Hoy. And Simon & Andy on top of Old Man of Hoy
TRACK TITLE: The Only Moment We Were Alone
TRACK NUMBER:2
CD TITLE/NUMBER: The Earth is Not a Cold Dead Place - BELLACD55
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Explosions in the Sky - Hrasky, James, Rayani, Smith

Context: Black & white archive footage of the BBC outside broadcast trucks
TRACK TITLE: Ain't No Mountain High Enough
TRACK NUMBER: 1
CD TITLE/NUMBER: Ain't No Mountain High Enough
PERFORMED/COMPOSED BY: Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell

STORY: Closing titles
Context: Neil Oliver end dialogue and into Bournemouth to Plymouth programme trail and closing titles
MUSIC COMPOSED & PERFORMED FOR COAST BY: Alan Parker

Shetland to Orkney: Sunday 3 June, 8pm on BBC TWO

 

Coast Series 3

Shetland to Orkney

Bournemouth to Plymouth

Southport to Whitehaven (inc. the Isle of Man)

Cardiff to St David's

Berwick-upon-Tweed to Aberdeen

Galway to Baltimore

King's Lynn to Felixstowe

The Channel Islands to Dover

See Also

Meet your Coast experts:

Neil Oliver
Alice Roberts
Mark Horton
Miranda Krestovnikoff
Nicholas Crane
Hermione Cockburn
Dick Strawbridge

On the rest of the web
Pure Enery Centre

Shetland Community Archaeology

Shetland Geotours

The Shetland Bus

Fair Isle website

Papa Westray

Coastguard Hydrographics

Marine wildlife sculptor

Skara Brae village

European Marine Energy Centre, Orkney

The Old Man of Hoy

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Programme 2 - Bournemouth to Plymouth

Neil explores why Sandbanks in Poole Harbour has some of the world's most expensive houses. Alice builds her own coastal 'property' as she investigates the perfect sandcastle. Dick joins an American serviceman on an emotional journey, as he returns to the beach where he was given up for dead during World War Two.

  Map showing Bournemouth to Plymouth



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