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A tour of the United Kingdom. This episode spotlights Cornwall, home to surfing beaches, the ancient and mysterious Bodmin Moor and the Eden Project.

Today's destination is Cornwall. Miriam Margolyes is the guide around stunning surfing beaches, the ancient and mysterious Bodmin Moor, and the modern wonder of the Eden Project. The programme meets the beatniks in Newquay, Babs and Evelyn - the Ladies of Looe Island, joins the May Day dancing in Padstow, visits the artists of St Ives, and stops off to see King Arthur's legendary land in a whistle-stop tour.

30 minutes

Last on

Mon 22 Jul 2019 11:45

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Music Played

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

  • 00:03

    Sir Cliff Richard & The Shadows

    Summer Holiday

  • 00:08

    Dick Dale and His Delā€Tones


  • 00:09


    Sunshine Superman


Role Contributor
Narrator Miriam Margolyes
Executive Producer Caroline Wright
Producer Verity Maidlow Cornwell


  • Mon 8 Oct 2018 11:45
  • Mon 22 Jul 2019 11:45