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The Bikers look at British beef. They visit a farmer looking to the future with his elite Wagyu cattle, discover the history of tripe and learn how to roast an ox whole.

The Bikers continue their culinary journey through time as they celebrate British food. In this episode, they look at world-class British beef, and prepare a beef and suet pudding and oxtail soup. They also visit a farmer focusing on the future of British beef with his elite Wagyu cattle, discover the history of the much-maligned beef dish, tripe, and learn how to roast an ox whole.

59 minutes

Music Played

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

  • 00:01

    Edward Elgar

    Pomp And Circumstance March In D Major Op.39/1 

    Performer: Sir Roger Norrington. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • 00:02

    Van Morrison

    Brown Eyed Girl 

  • 00:04

    Sons of the Pioneers

    Cowboy Country 

  • 00:04

    Rainbow

    Since You Been Gone

  • 00:05

    Paloma Faith

    New York

  • 00:08

    Lily Allen

    22

  • 00:10

    Kate Nash

    Foundations

  • 10:12

    Mumford & Sons

    Roll Away Your Stone

  • 00:12

    Fats Waller

    Rump Steak Serenade

  • 00:16

    Emeli Sandé

    Next To Me

  • 00:17

    Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March No 1 in D major, Op 39

  • 00:17

    Edward Elgar

    Pomp And Circumstance March In D Major Op.39/1 

    Performer: Sir Roger Norrington. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • 00:17

    Emeli Sandé

    Next To Me

  • 00:19

    The Broadside Band, Lucie Skeaping & John Potter

    The Roast Beef Of Old England 

  • 00:20

    George Frideric Handel

    Hallelujah From Messiah 

    Performer: Francesco Macci. Orchestra: London Festival Orchestra.
  • 00:20

    David Bowie

    Fame

  • 00:21

    Edward Elgar

    Enigma Variations Op.36 

    Orchestra: Royal Albert Hall Orchestra.
  • 00:22

    Will Bradley-Ray McKinley Orchestra

    All That Meat And No Potatoes 

  • 00:24

    Coldplay

    Lovers in Japan

  • 00:28

    The Nylons

    Made 'n Japan 

  • 00:30

    Elvis Presley

    Love Me Tender

  • 00:31

    Oki Dub Ainu Band

    Don't Touch The Tulips 

  • 00:32

    South Notts Band

    Hello 

  • 00:34

    South Notts Band

    Get Back 

  • 00:33

    The Soul Rebels Brass Band

    Sweet Dreams are Made of This 

  • 00:35

    Corinne Bailey Rae

    I'd Like To

  • 00:36

    Lily Allen

    It's Not Me It's You 

  • 00:38

    Amy Winehouse

    Rehab

  • 00:41

    George Formby

    Banjo Boy 

  • 00:42

    Lily Allen

    It's Not Me It's You 

  • 00:45

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Dance Of The Little Swans 

  • 00:48

    George Frideric Handel

    Zadok the Priest

    Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Simon Preston. Choir: Choir of Westminster Abbey.
  • 00:50

    Lily Allen

    It's Not Me It's You 

  • 00:50

    Lily Allen

    Not Fair

  • 00:50

    David Guetta

    Without You (feat. Usher)

  • 00:53

    Digby Jones

    Bossta 

  • 00:52

    Corinne Bailey Rae

    I'd Like To 

  • 00:55

    Digby Jones

    Bossta 

  • 00:56

    Pixie Lott

    Mama Do

  • 00:58

    Edward Elgar

    Enigma Variations Op.36 

    Orchestra: Royal Albert Hall Orchestra.

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