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When the Heavens Open

An Island Parish, Series 4 Episode 7 of 14

Series charting a year in the life of the remote Isles of Scilly off the western coast of Cornwall.

It's the famous world gig-rowing championships on the Isles of Scilly, and all eyes are on the magnificent new boat built in the local yard for a group of Dutch rowing fanatics.

Heike the vet, still reeling from the abrupt cancellation of her wedding, tries her hand at giving driving lessons; and the head of the Methodist Church in Cornwall, the Revd. Steve Wild, hatches an unusual scheme to boost the islanders' flagging morale.

29 minutes

Last on

Thu 17 Dec 2009 02:20
BBC One Wales


Role Contributor
ProducerNigel Farrell
Executive ProducerPaul Sommers