Great Canal Journeys on DVD
The Best of Series One & Two
with Timothy West and Prunella Scales
OPTIONAL SUBTITLES Travelogue. Colour. 2-DVD Set. Running time: 349 mins approx.
Follow Timothy West & Prunella Scales as they navigate some of the most breath-taking canals in Britain and France. Includes the episodes: Kennet and Avon Timothy and Prunella visit the Kennet and Avon canal, which they helped restore 40 years ago. Rochdale From West Yorkshire, they head west, then journey through the Pennines. Llangollen Tim & Pru enjoy the Vale of Llangollen and visit the Horseshoe Falls. Canal du Nivernais In the Burgundy region of France, Tim and Pru visit the market town of Chablis to help with the annual grape harvest. Oxford The canal takes Tim and Pru through the Cherwell Valley; where they meet novelist Philip Pullman and are joined by their son, fellow actor Samuel West. Canal du Midi We follow the canal towards the Mediterranean. Forth & Clyde and Union Canals From Edinburgh to Glasgow, Tim and Pru follow the Forth & Clyde and Union Canals, taking in Scotland’s highest aqueduct and longest canal tunnel.