Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Episode 1

Episode 1 of 4

Interactive live series focusing on Britain's weather. The team explore why Britain gets the weather it does, and how weather was crucial for the success of the D-Day landings.

Presented by Alexander Armstrong, Carol Kirkwood and Chris Hollins, the first show in this series comes from St Ives in Cornwall, with a live audience and guests including veteran weather presenter Michael Fish.

We will be exploring why Britain gets the endlessly variable weather that it does. Also, how was weather crucial for the success of the D Day Landings? Chris Hollins goes in search of the world's second largest fish, the basking shark.

1 hour

Last on

Wed 13 Jul 2011 19:30

More episodes


You are at the first episode


See all episodes from The Great British Weather



Role Contributor
Presenter Alexander Armstrong
Presenter Carol Kirkwood
Presenter Chris Hollins
Interviewed Guest Michael Fish
Series Editor Denis O'Connor
Executive Producer Richard McKerrow
Executive Producer Anna Beattie