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Tony Robinson embarks on spectacular walks through some of Britain's most historic landscapes in search of the richest stories from our past

Walking Through History

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  1. Stonehenge
    Stonehenge

    Amble along the 45 mile route heading south and spend the first day walking amongst the stone circles of Avebury

  2. The Lakes
    The Lakes

    Unearth a surprising imprint left by the Romans on this wild, northern-most frontier of their empire

  3. Cornwall
    Cornwall

    In the late 18th century this area was famous for smuggling and whole towns and communities were involved

  4. Northumbria
    Northumbria

    On this 4-day walk step into Northumberland and the mysterious heart of the Dark Ages

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S2-Ep6: The Victorian Age

Tony travels to Sandringham House in Northfolk to explore the history behind the famous palace

Download Series 1 Walking Guides

  1. The Tudor Way
    The Tudor Way

    Discover the rich history hidden in the fields, woodland and the Downs of Kent and East Sussex during the four-day walk

  2. The Battle of the Glens
    The Battle of the Glens

    Head to the mountains and glens of north-west Scotland - a dramatic landscape housing a history of protest and bloodshed

  3. Frontline Dorset
    Frontline Dorset

    Walk the stunning Dorset coast that was utterly transformed by WWII's threat of a Nazi invasion

  4. The Birth of Industry
    The Birth of Industry

    Enjoy 4-day walk into the heart of Derbyshire and the Peak District National Park

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Tony Robinson embarks on spectacular walks through some of Britain's most historic landscapes in search of the richest stories from our past

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