Great British Journeys

Living Channel – Sundays from 1 June, 10.30pm

Who ‘discovered’ Britain? In this fascinating series, Nick Crane investigates eight epic and challenging journeys, following in the footsteps of Britain’s greatest indigenous explorers. From the 12th century to the 20th, from major cities to the wilds of the Hebrides, Nick pieces together how the map of Britain took shape. And, in the process, discovers insights into the British identity
http://www.bbc.co.uk/greatbritishjourneys/