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

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

Series 3 Walking Guides

  1. King John's Ruin: Peak District
    King John's Ruin: Peak District

    This walking guides takes you across Robin Hood country on route to the Peaks to unravel John's reign

  2. The Channel Islands: Nazi Occupation
    The Channel Islands: Nazi Occupation

    Download this four-day guide and explore the glorious Channel Islands that were once occupied by Nazi forces

  3. Norman Conquest of Pembrokeshire
    Norman Conquest of Pembrokeshire

    Walk through Pembrokeshire and Britain's only coastal national park to discover a place still known as 'Little England beyond Wales'

  4. Victoria & Albert’s Highland Fling
    Victoria & Albert’s Highland Fling

    Starting out at Pitlochry – gateway to the Cairngorms National Park, take a mountainous hike to the Queen's residence at Balmoral

Download Series 2 Walking Guides

  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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S3-Ep3: Norman Conquest of Pembrokeshire

A look inside the cathedral where the Normans made their mark

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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