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  • Episode: 

    5 of 8

  • Transmission (TX): 

    Mon 30 Sep 2013
  • TX Confirmed: 

  • Time: 

    8.00pm - 8.30pm
  • Week: 

    Week 40 2013 : Sat 28 Sep - Fri 04 Oct
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  • Amended: 

    Tue 17 Sep 2013
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Episode five:
Countrywise returns for a brand-new eight-part series, exploring the best of Britain’s coast and country, and joining series regular, farming and agricultural expert Paul Heiney, will be new additions, intrepid adventurer Ben Fogle and wildlife biologist Liz Bonnin.
Immersing viewers in the changing face and hidden beauty of rural Britain, the fresh mix of items in the new series will explore our countryside’s best stories and key issues, encompassing wildlife, conservation, farming, science and along the way meeting those who live and work there.
This week, Ben Fogle takes a walk on the wild side with TimberWolves in Cumbria.
Liz Bonnin is exploring the secret walk of the White Cliffs of Dover.
And Paul Heiney is in the Lake District where the ancient craft of scything is enjoying a renaissance.