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Essex

Episode 2 of 15

Horticulturist Christine Walkden explores gardens and countryside from a hot air balloon. Christine continues her exploration of Britain's gardens in Essex.

Christine Walkden continues her airborne exploration of Britain's gardens by dropping in on the county of Essex. At the Beth Chatto Gardens, Christine experiments with triangular planting and shares tea and cake with a gardening legend.

At RHS Hyde Hall, she shifts rocks with a former student, and it's all aboard a vintage Thames sailing barge for a trip on the Blackwater Estuary.

46 minutes

Last on

Sun 6 May 2018 06:35

Music Played

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

  • 00:00

    Olly Murs

    Anywhere Else

  • 00:01

    Olly Murs

    Anywhere Else

  • 00:01

    Olly Murs

    Busy

  • 00:02

    Olly Murs

    Busy 

  • 00:03

    David Gray

    Full Steam

  • 00:04

    Luke Sital-Singh

    Bottled Up Tight

  • 00:04

    Will Young

    Come On 

  • 00:05

    Luke Sital-Singh

    Bottled Up Tight 

  • 00:06

    James Blunt

    Wisemen 

  • 00:07

    Laura Marling

    Ghosts

  • 00:08

    Laura Marling

    Ghosts

  • 00:09

    Jon Hopkins

    Light Through The Veins

  • 00:11

    John Williams

    Sayuris Theme/ Memoirs Of A Geisha 

    Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • 00:11

    Caro Emerald

    Completely

  • 00:12

    Caro Emerald

    Completely 

  • 00:13

    Turin Brakes

    They Can't Buy The Sunshine 

  • 00:13

    James Blunt

    Wisemen 

  • 00:14

    City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

    Catch Me If You Can 

  • 00:17

    Rachel Portman

    End Theme From The Duchess 

    Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • 00:18

    Maurice Jarre

    Building The Barn 

    Performer: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • 00:19

    Lucy Rose

    Night Bus 

  • 00:19

    Matt Cardle

    Amazing

  • 00:20

    Cardel, Matt 

    Amazing 

  • 00:22

    Fyfe Dangerfield

    So Brand New 

  • 00:23

    Robbie Williams

    It's Hurting You 

  • 00:24

    James Blunt

    Wisemen 

  • 00:25

    The Feeling

    Connor 

  • 00:27

    HAL

    Fools By Your Side 

  • 00:27

    Bonobo

    Cirrus

  • 00:27

    Lamb

    Gorecki 

  • 00:27

    Bonobo

    Cirrus 

  • 00:28

    Noah and the Whale

    Mary

  • 00:28

    Noah and the Whale

    Mary 

  • 00:29

    Fyfe Dangerfield

    High On The Tide 

  • 00:30

    Tom Odell

    Grow Old With Me

  • 00:30

    Florence + the Machine

    My Boy Builds Coffins 

  • 00:31

    Tom Odell

    Grow Old With Me

  • 00:32

    Benjamin Francis Leftwich

    Pictures

  • 00:34

    Fyfe Dangerfield

    Barricades 

  • 00:33

    Benjamin Francis Leftwich

    Last Smoke Before The Snowstorm 

  • 00:35

    Noah and the Whale

    Five Years Time

  • 00:35

    Fyfe Dangerfield

    High On The Tide 

  • 00:36

    Noah and the Whale

    5 Years Time

  • 00:38

    Fyfe Dangerfield

    Barricades 

  • 00:41

    Sophie Hunter & Guy Chambers

    Les heures où je m'éclipse

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Christine Walkden
Series Producer Chloe Rawlings
Director Gavin Ahern

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