Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

Episode 4 of 8

Neil Oliver and the team journey around the coast of the UK. In Cornwall, Neil discovers a network of communication cables under Porthcurno beach.

Neil Oliver and the team take a journey around the coast of the UK. In Cornwall, Neil discovers the network of communication cables under Porthcurno beach which wrap around the world. Mark Horton visits the Isles of Scilly to reveal ancient tombs. Miranda Krestovnikoff discovers how nature can turn a shipwreck into a sanctuary for a remarkable variety of wildlife, and Nick Crane makes the connection between china clay, a beautiful beach and a car dashboard.

59 minutes

Last on

Mon 12 Jul 2010 19:00

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Neil Oliver
Presenter Mark Horton
Presenter Miranda Krestovnikoff
Presenter Nicholas Crane
Producer Gill Tierney
Producer Steve Evanson

Broadcasts

  • Wed 29 Nov 2006 02:10
  • Sun 22 Jun 2008 19:00
  • Sun 14 Dec 2008 20:00
  • Tue 19 May 2009 19:00
  • Sun 31 May 2009 18:00
  • Fri 9 Jul 2010 19:00
  • Mon 12 Jul 2010 19:00

Meet the Coast team

Meet the Coast team

Presented by a team of experts, between them they can investigate almost anything!

Explore your world with BBC Earth

Explore your world with BBC Earth

Visit BBC Earth, the new home of wildlife on the BBC.