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Open Country Episode guide

  1. Herefordshire Eco-Community

    Helen Mark finds out about Canon Frome, an eco-community in Ledbury.

    First broadcast: 11 Apr 2009

  2. 04/04/2009

    Helen Mark explores the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution.

    First broadcast: 04 Apr 2009

  3. 28/03/2009

    How the parklands and wetlands of the Lea Valley are being transformed for London 2012.

    First broadcast: 28 Mar 2009

  4. 21/03/2009

    Caz Graham joins the tenth anniversary celebrations of Keswick's Theatre by the Lake.

    First broadcast: 21 Mar 2009

  5. 14/03/2009

    Helen Mark meets the people and wildlife that make their home on Snowdon.

    First broadcast: 14 Mar 2009

  6. 07/03/2009

    Helen Mark visits Scotland to find that the freshwater pearl mussel faces new threats.

    First broadcast: 07 Mar 2009

  7. 28/02/2009

    Matt Baker investigates Cumbria's industrial coastline, which is being given a makeover.

    First broadcast: 28 Feb 2009

  8. 21/02/2009

    Helen Mark finds out how whisky production has shaped Speyside in Scotland.

    First broadcast: 21 Feb 2009

  9. 14/02/2009

    Matt Baker travels to Essex to see the vast area the RSPB is turning into a nature reserve

    First broadcast: 14 Feb 2009

  10. Portland Quarry

    Helen Mark finds out why some Isle of Portland locals want quarrying to stop.

    First broadcast: 07 Feb 2009

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  11. Winter Wildlife Crisis

    The sharp frosts and winter storms which have devastated the delicate wildlife of Cornwall

    First broadcast: 31 Jan 2009

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  12. 24/01/2009

    Matt Baker finds out about the role of Morris Dancing in the life of the Cotswolds.

    First broadcast: 24 Jan 2009

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  13. 17/01/2009

    Matt Baker visits the first wild beaver colony in the UK, in Gloucestershire.

    First broadcast: 17 Jan 2009

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  14. 10/01/2009

    Helen Mark visits the Black Mountains.

    First broadcast: 10 Jan 2009

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  15. 03/01/2009

    Matt Baker visits Northumberland to see how the fledgling red kite population is faring.

    First broadcast: 03 Jan 2009

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  16. 27/12/2008

    Reporting from the tiny Channel island of Sark.

    First broadcast: 27 Dec 2008

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  17. 20/12/2008

    Countryside magazine. Matt Baker reports from a valley in Yorkshire.

    First broadcast: 20 Dec 2008

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  18. 13/12/2008

    Helen Mark chats with the creator of the nation's newest and largest forest, Felix Dennis.

    First broadcast: 13 Dec 2008

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  19. 06/12/2008

    Matt Baker finds out about a project to revive the hydroelectric plant in Yorkshire.

    First broadcast: 06 Dec 2008

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  20. 29/11/2008

    Helen Mark visits Mourne in Northern Ireland, mooted as the country's first national park.

    First broadcast: 29 Nov 2008

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  21. 22/11/2008

    Matt Baker discovers the latest attempts to save red squirrels from extinction.

    First broadcast: 22 Nov 2008

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  22. 15/11/2008

    Matt Baker investigates traditional freemining in the Forest of Dean.

    First broadcast: 15 Nov 2008

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  23. 08/11/2008

    Helen Mark investigates a mysterious spate of cockle deaths in Cornwall.

    First broadcast: 08 Nov 2008

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  24. 01/11/2008

    Food critic Charles Campion goes foraging for lunch on the Kent coast.

    First broadcast: 01 Nov 2008

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  25. 25/10/2008

    Countryside magazine. Helen Mark finds that spring is in the air on the Isles of Scilly.

    First broadcast: 25 Oct 2008

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  26. 18/10/2008

    Matt Baker goes to Bournemouth to investigate Europe's first artificial surfing reef.

    First broadcast: 18 Oct 2008

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  27. 11/10/2008

    Elinor Goodman explores the horse stables at Lambourn in Berkshire.

    First broadcast: 11 Oct 2008

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  28. 04/10/2008

    Matt Baker goes hopping in Kent, and sees how it has influenced the landscape of the Weald

    First broadcast: 04 Oct 2008

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  29. 27/09/2008

    Elinor Goodman visits Markwell Woods and Horndean Parish in West Sussex.

    First broadcast: 27 Sep 2008

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  30. 20/09/2008

    Helen Mark sails the length of Lough Foyle, where a ferry route has reopened.

    First broadcast: 20 Sep 2008

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