Reel History of Britain

Britain's Green and Pleasant Land

Series 1 - Episode 14 Britain's Green and Pleasant Land

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Summary

Melvyn Bragg visits the Museum of Kent Life to look back at the 1930s, when farming was on the verge of mechanisation. He meets Gerry Smith, who recalls life as a young farm worker, and John Reeves-Vane demonstrates how rural Britain used to be.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Melvyn Bragg
Executive Producer Ruth Pitt
Series Producer Dympna Jackson
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