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Britain’s Favourite Walks: Top 100

  • Episode: 

    1 of 1

  • Transmission (TX): 

    Tue 30 Jan 2018
  • TX Confirmed: 

    Yes
  • Time: 

    7.30pm - 10.00pm
  • Week: 

    Week 05 2018 : Sat 27 Jan - Fri 02 Feb
  • Channel: 

    ITV
  • Status: 

    New
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Britain’s Favourite Walks: Top 100
 
“Walking is one of Britain’s best loved pastimes, with around nine million of us enjoying pulling on our hiking boots and heading for the great outdoors every month…
 
"This could be your next big adventure - you’re going to be blown away." - Julia Bradbury
 
“From one end of the country to the other, from the mountains to the sea - we’ve pretty much covered every bit of Britain that there is for hikers to explore.” - Ore Oduba
 
This new two-and-a-half-hour special for ITV pulls on its hiking boots for a countdown of Britain’s favourite walks - featuring locations from the West Highland Way to the Ridgeway and almost everywhere in between.
 
Presented by Julia Bradbury and Ore Oduba, Britain’s Favourite Walks: Top 100 showcases the finest rambles, scrambles and ambles across the countryside and through cities to bring viewers the ultimate guide to the beautiful British outdoors.
 
Based on the results of the largest survey ever conducted into the UK’s hiking habits, the top 100 have been voted for by more than 8,000 walking enthusiasts.
 
Famous faces including Cath Tyldesley, Ade Edmondson, Katherine Kelly, Larry Lamb, Janet Street Porter and Robert Bathurst hit the trails to reveal their own favourite walks, which feature in the countdown.
 
They are joined by walking experts, nature aficionados and members of the public with extraordinary stories to provide a vivid insight into the hikes, the history and the hidden stories behind the trails.
 
This bumper rundown visits locations like the picturesque Rye to Camber Sands walk in Sussex, the stunning Scafell Pike in the Lake District, historic Oxford and numerous other beauty spots in England Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland before revealing Britain’s favourite walk.