Alfred Wainwright's Long Walk


Stuart Maconie follows in the footsteps of legendary Lake District fell walker Alfred Wainwright.

He reveals the surprising secrets of a marathon expedition Wainwright made along the length of the Pennines on the eve of World War II.

Wainwright's Long Walk is on BBC One in the North West, North East and Cumbria, and Yorkshire and Lincolnshire on Sunday, 25 September at 22:25 BST.

After broadcast it can also seen on BBC iPlayer until Sunday, 2 October.

Copyright © 2018 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.