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The Yorkshire Dales on Film

Using newsreels, documentaries and home movies from across the decades, this film reveals aspects of life in the Dales, from sheep farming to dry stone walls and hill running.

Using moving images from across the decades, this documentary goes on a short trip to one of the most beautiful parts of the UK, the Yorkshire Dales. Encompassing newsreels, documentaries and home movies, these rarely-seen archive gems come together to reveal all aspects of life in the Dales, from sheep farming to cheese making, railway lines to dry stone walls and hill runners to potholing.

30 minutes

Last on

Tue 29 Mar 2011 20:30

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • Mansun

    Wide Open Space

  • Pink Floyd

    Sheep

  • Mark Wirtz Orchestra

    A Thimble Full Of Puzzles

  • Geneva

    Into The Blue

  • It’s Immaterial

    Driving Away From Home (Jim's Tune) (Remix)

  • James - Hammer Strings

  • Prince

    Cream

  • BBC Concert Orchestra

    Petite Valse

    composed by Sidney Torch

  • James - Rain Whistling

  • Richard James

    Space Instrumental

Credits

Role Contributor
Executive Producer Caroline Wright
Producer Elaine Shepherd

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