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Episode 1138

Episode 1138

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Ellie Harrison discovers the literary history of the Vale of Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, revealing how it has inspired authors including John Milton, Roald Dahl and Enid Blyton. She also meets a traditional brick-maker in the Chilterns. John Craven heads to Lancashire to report on fracking - a method of extracting natural gas from the ground. Elsewhere, Jules Hudson celebrates the 125th anniversary of the Horses Trust, Adam Henson follows a crop of wheat from the field to the bakery and Helen Skelton visits the Wasdale Show, a shepherding festival in the Lake District.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Ellie Harrison
Presenter Jules Hudson
Presenter John Craven
Presenter Adam Henson
Presenter Helen Skelton
Executive Editor Andrew Thorman
Series Producer Teresa Bogan
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