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All Around Britain

  • Episode:

    5 of 10

  • Transmission (TX):

    Sun 03 Oct 2021

  • TX Confirmed


  • Time

    11.55am - 12.55pm

  • Week:

    Week 40 2021 : Sat 02 Oct - Fri 08 Oct

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  • Published:

    Wed 22 Sep 2021

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All Around Britain

Series overview

Alex Beresford and Ria Hebden are back to present the 10-part series and will be exploring some of the most glorious and fascinating visitor destinations and landmarks across Britain and Northern Ireland.

Plus they will be bringing viewers the very best heartwarming stories from all of ITV's regional teams. 

Episode 5

All Around Britain, the show that celebrates amazing people and places across the UK.

This week, Ria and Alex are in Belfast, learning about the history of shipbuilding and maritime heritage, as well as taking a close look at the city’s booming street art scene.

We also meet Ben Parkinson from Doncaster, the most severely injured soldier to survive the war in Afghanistan, as he undertakes a special challenge in South Wales to mark 15 years since his life changed.

We also meet the former rugby player from Bedfordshire now running 48 marathons in 30 days for a cause close to his heart, we go behind-the-scenes to look at the ongoing restoration work of Big Ben and we meet Team GB’s first female Sikh powerlifter from Warwick.