Exmoor

Episode 1195 Exmoor

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Summary

Julia Bradbury learns about photographer Alfred Vowles, who 100 years ago captured everyday life on Exmoor in thousands of pictures that were turned into postcards. Matt Baker is in the same area to investigate the origins of the 1869 novel Lorna Doone by RD Blackmore, asking whether the tale was more fact than fiction. Tom Heap is in Leicestershire to assess the potential effects of the Schmallenberg virus and Adam Henson takes his foals to an equine centre in Cheshire for basic training.
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