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Countryside Birds

Birds Britannia Episode 4 of 4

Countryside birds like the skylark, pheasant and nightingale are amongst the most iconic of all Britain's birds. For centuries, they have been celebrated in music and poetry, used to forecast the weather and hunted for food. They have not just shaped the British countryside, but also defined its nature.

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Sat 3 Mar 2012 17:50
BBC Two Scotland

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Credits

Role Contributor
NarratorBill Paterson
NarratorBill Paterson
Series ProducerStephen Moss
Series ProducerStephen Moss
ProducerSusie Painter
ProducerSusie Painter
ParticipantBill Oddie
ParticipantBill Oddie
ParticipantDavid Attenborough
ParticipantDavid Attenborough
ParticipantTony Soper
ParticipantTony Soper
ParticipantKate Humble
ParticipantKate Humble
ParticipantBurchardt Jeremy
ParticipantBurchardt Jeremy
ParticipantChristopher Frayling
ParticipantChristopher Frayling
ParticipantAndrew Motion
ParticipantAndrew Motion
ParticipantJeremy Mynott
ParticipantJeremy Mynott