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Episode 5

Robert Macfarlane on vivid places and the words they conjure up: children let loose in fields and forests. From 2015.

Robert Macfarlane visits some inspiring places, to meet the people and 'collect' the words that evoke the area:

Children, he reckons, are uniquely imaginative on their nature rambles, often inventing a language to express their little adventures.

Abridged for radio by Penny Leicester

Readers: Tobias Menzies and the author

Producer Duncan Minshull

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in March 2015

11 days left to listen

15 minutes

Last on

Sat 21 Mar 2020 02:45

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Role Contributor
Reader Tobias Menzies
Reader Robert Macfarlane
Producer Duncan Minshull
Author Robert Macfarlane
Abridger Penny Leicester