Main content

Southern Wales

Episode 2 of 8

Tessa Dunlop and Neil Oliver present a guide to southern Wales - from the Severn Bridge to St Davids - unearthing the stories that give this coast its wild appeal.

Tessa Dunlop and Neil Oliver present an insider guide to southern Wales - from the Severn Bridge to St Davids - as they unearth the stories that give this coast its wild appeal.

Building on the best of ten years of Coast stories from these shores, Tessa takes to the seas to seek out new stories and extreme experiences for the guide. She tries her hand at coastal rowing, braves the high seas to explore why Gower was made Britain's first area of outstanding natural beauty, gets close to nature in a kayak at Worm's Head and tries her hand at a local tradition - cockle picking - at Penclawdd.

28 days left to watch

59 minutes

Audio described

Music Played

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

  • 00:05

    Bastille

    Pompeii

  • 00:22

    Philip Glass

    Opening

    Performer: Bruce Brubaker.
  • 00:28

    The Chemical Brothers

    Surface to Air

  • 00:36

    Bram Stoker

    Tod Eines Vampirs

  • 00:55

    Efterklang, Rasmus Stolberg

    Modern Drift

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Neil Oliver
Presenter Tessa Dunlop
Series Producer Sian Price
Production Manager Louise Binding
Executive Producer William Lyons

Broadcasts

Featured in...

Meet the Coast team

Meet the Coast team

Presented by a team of experts, between them they can investigate almost anything!

Explore your world with BBC Earth

Explore your world with BBC Earth

Visit BBC Earth, the new home of wildlife on the BBC.