Coastline of the United Kingdom

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Rosyth to Sunderland

13. Coast: Series 4 Reversions, Rosyth to Sunderland

The team are travelling down the UK's north east coast.

Snowdonia to the Menai Straits

89. Coast: Shorts, Snowdonia to the Menai Straits

Nicholas Crane canoes the treacherous Menai Straits.

St Kilda Archaeology

62. Coast: Shorts, St Kilda Archaeology

Neil Oliver finds out about conservation efforts on the largely uninhabited island.


32. Coast: Shorts, Howick

Stone Age remains of Britain's first house are recovered by a team of archaeologists.

Coastal Erosion

31. Coast: Shorts, Coastal Erosion

Nick meets Peter Boggis, a man trying to save his home from coastal erosion.

North Devon and Somerset Coasts

17. Coast: Series 4 Reversions, North Devon and Somerset Coasts

Neil Oliver is introduced to the joys of Victorian-style sea bathing in Ilfracombe.


57. Coast: Shorts, Puffins

Miranda Krestovnikoff meets the puffins of the Shiant Isles.

Aberystwyth to the Wirral

4. Coast: Series 1, Aberystwyth to the Wirral

This programme covers the Welsh coast, from Cardigan Bay to the Dee.

King's Lynn to Felixstowe

7. Coast: Series 3, King's Lynn to Felixstowe

The Coast team journey around the breathtaking shoreline of East Anglia.

North-East Coast - Bamburgh

33. Coast: Shorts, North-East Coast - Bamburgh

Nicholas Crane visits Bamburgh in Northumberland, whose castle sits on a basalt crag.

Rottingdean and Volks Electric Railway

3. Coast: Series 4 Reversions, Rottingdean and Volks Electric Railway

Mark Horton unearths the history of a unique Victorian railway which ran underwater.

Gower to Anglesey

4. Coast: Series 5, Gower to Anglesey

Visiting the island of Skomer, Harlech Castle, Porth Oer and Gower Peninsula.

Scotland's Western Isles

8. Coast: Series 4 Reversions, Scotland's Western Isles

Neil Oliver searches for sea eagles, recently reintroduced to the island of Canna.

Property Coast

78. Coast: Shorts, Property Coast

The Coast experts journey along the stunning south coast of England.

Lancashire Coast

81. Country Tracks: Lancashire Coast

Mark Beaumont follows Lancashire's River Lune to the Irish sea.

Ravenscar to Hull

12. Coast: Series 4 Reversions, Ravenscar to Hull

Neil Oliver is in Hull to retrace the footsteps of 19th-century immigrants.

Hull to London

8. Coast: Series 5, Hull to London

Neil Oliver explores the Norfolk shoreline that inspired the young Lord Nelson.


7. Coast: Series 5, Denmark

Exploring the strong bonds Britain has with its neighbour across the North Sea, Denmark.

Glasgow to Edinburgh via Caledonian Canal

6. Coast: Series 5, Glasgow to Edinburgh via Caledonian Canal

Coast takes a shore-to-shore route through the heart of Scotland on the Caledonian Canal.

Rosyth to Hull

8. Coast: Series 4, Rosyth to Hull

Neil Oliver visits the bustling port of Rosyth to explore Britain's global sea trade.


Coast: Shorts, Unst

Neil Oliver meets the man who designed the first hydrogen car in Unst.


82. Coast: Shorts, Sand

Alice Roberts boards a dredger to discover a precious resource: sand from the seabed.

Milford Haven

79. Coast: Shorts, Milford Haven

Neil Oliver visits Chapel Bay Fort in Milford Haven.


80. Coast: Shorts, Lighthouse

Neil Oliver explores the extraordinary story of building Britain's most famous lighthouse.

Land Slides

77. Coast: Shorts, Land Slides

Nicholas Crane unearths the story of massive mudslides in Lyme Regis.

Sand Castles

76. Coast: Shorts, Sand Castles

Alice Roberts goes to Weymouth, Lyme Regis and Torquay.

John Paul Jones at Whitehaven

72. Coast: Shorts, John Paul Jones at Whitehaven

Neil Oliver discovers why a delegation from the US Navy visits Whitehaven every year.

The Old Man of Hoy

64. Coast: Shorts, The Old Man of Hoy

Neil Oliver explains the history and climb of the spectacular 450-feet-tall sea stack.

Dublin to Belfast

49. Coast: Shorts, Dublin to Belfast

From Dublin to Belfast, a look at how the sea has shaped the island of Ireland.

Cardiff to St David's

4. Coast: Series 3, Cardiff to St David's

The team visits Cardiff marina, takes in the Gower Peninsula and finishes in St David's.

Southport to Whitehaven

3. Coast: Series 3, Southport to Whitehaven

Neil Oliver travels from Southport to Whitehaven and makes a visit to the Isle of Man.

Shetland to Orkney

1. Coast: Series 3, Shetland to Orkney

The Coast team take a journey from Muckle Flugga on Shetland to the Old Man of Hoy.

Wales: The Gower, Rockpools and Dylan Thomas

8. Coast: Shorts, Wales: The Gower, Rockpools and Dylan Thomas

Zoologist Miranda Krestovnikoff reveals some rockpool secrets.