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A British Love Affair

Series 1 - Episode 2 A British Love Affair



Author and architect Francesco da Mosto explores the countryside of Tuscany, Umbria and the Marche. He prepares pasta and picks grapes, before joining actress Maggie Smith to view Florence's art treasures. He also relates the story of St Francis of Assisi and visits a garden once owned by a British woman who fell in love with an Italian aristocrat.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Francesco da Mosto
Contributor Maggie Smith
Executive Producer Basil Comely
Series Producer Jonty Claypole