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Episode 1185. Forest of Dean Remembrance

About this programme

In a special edition for Remembrance Sunday, Ellie Harrison is in the Forest of Dean, where she discovers how women took on the role of lumberjacks to help the war effort, and Matt Baker meets the artist who turned a quiet glade into a place of reminiscence and contemplation. Helen Skelton visits Oxfordshire to find out how men from the countryside were trained as a secret army during the Second World War, and Tom Heap investigates the impact legislation to protect village greens is having on rural areas.

Cast and crew

Cast

Presenter
Matt Baker
Presenter
Ellie Harrison
Presenter
Adam Henson
Presenter
Tom Heap
Presenter
Helen Skelton

Crew

Executive Editor
William Lyons
Series Producer
Teresa Bogan
Categories
Nature