Walking Through History
47:01

Walking Through History: Stonehenge

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS May 7, 2014

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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 Britain's past. In the first episode, Tony ...

Tony Robinson embarks on spectacular walks through some of Britain's most historic landscapes in search of the richest stories from Britain's past. In the first episode, Tony heads off for a 45-mile walk across Wiltshire to tell the story of life and death in the last centuries of the Stone Age.

Walking Through History
47:04

Walking Through History: Bronte Country

Season 3 Episode 1 SBS February 18, 2015

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Sir Tony Robinson embarks on spectacular walks through some of Britain's most historic landscapes in search of the richest stories from Britain's past. Each episode, Tony ...

Sir Tony Robinson embarks on spectacular walks through some of Britain's most historic landscapes in search of the richest stories from Britain's past. Each episode, Tony follows a bespoke route that allows him to explore on foot both the history of a particularly colourful historical period or event, and the spectacular landscape in which those events unfolded.

Walking Through History
47:35

Walking Through History: The Birth of Industry

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS July 27, 2013

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In this episode, Tony takes a 65-kilometre walk through the glorious Peak District, along the Derwent Valley, where the world's industrial revolution was born. This is a ...

In this episode, Tony takes a 65-kilometre walk through the glorious Peak District, along the Derwent Valley, where the world's industrial revolution was born. This is a journey that reveals how Britain transformed itself from a nation of farmers into the industrial powerhouse of the world.

Walking Through History
47:02

Walking Through History: The Lakes

Season 2 Episode 2 SBS May 14, 2014

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A walk through Wiltshire from Avebury to Stonehenge takes Tony through Europe's richest prehistoric landscape.

A walk through Wiltshire from Avebury to Stonehenge takes Tony through Europe's richest prehistoric landscape.

Walking Through History
47:13

Walking Through History: Victoria And Albert's Highland Fling

Season 3 Episode 2 SBS February 25, 2015

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This episode, Tony tells the very personal tale of Victoria and Albert's love of the Scottish mountains. This is also a story of the complete image makeover of an entire ...

This episode, Tony tells the very personal tale of Victoria and Albert's love of the Scottish mountains. This is also a story of the complete image makeover of an entire nation. Tony heads for Blair Castle, the location of Victoria and Albert's first visit to the Highlands in 1844.

Walking Through History
46:49

Walking Through History: The Tudor Way

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS August 3, 2013

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In this episode, Tony sets off on a 70-kilometre hike through the beautiful countryside of the Weald in Kent and the Downs of East Sussex to discover the area's rich and ...

In this episode, Tony sets off on a 70-kilometre hike through the beautiful countryside of the Weald in Kent and the Downs of East Sussex to discover the area's rich and surprising Tudor heritage.

Walking Through History
47:03

Walking Through History: Cornwall

Season 2 Episode 3 SBS May 21, 2014

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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. In the late 18th century there ...

Tony Robinson embarks on spectacular walks through some of Britain's most historic landscapes in search of the richest stories from our past. In the late 18th century there was a sure-fire way to earn a living along the Cornish coast: smuggling.

Walking Through History
46:46

Walking Through History: The Norman Conquest Of Pembrokeshire

Season 3 Episode 3 SBS March 9, 2016

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Starting at St. David Cathedral on the West Pembrokeshire coast - visited by William in 1081 - Tony's walk will follow the stunning Pembrokeshire coastal path southwards ...

Starting at St. David Cathedral on the West Pembrokeshire coast - visited by William in 1081 - Tony's walk will follow the stunning Pembrokeshire coastal path southwards before heading inland to discover what made the area so attractive for Norman and Flemish settlers.

Walking Through History
47:25

Walking Through History: Battle in the Glens

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS August 10, 2013

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In the final episode, Tony takes on a tough four-day trek through the Kintail region of the west Scottish Highlands to discover the story of the Jacobite uprisings of the ...

In the final episode, Tony takes on a tough four-day trek through the Kintail region of the west Scottish Highlands to discover the story of the Jacobite uprisings of the early 1700s.

Walking Through History
47:08

Walking Through History: Wigan Pier

Season 2 Episode 4 SBS May 28, 2014

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Tony walks from Liverpool Docks to Wigan Pier, following the route of Britain's longest canal, the Liverpool to Leeds.

Tony walks from Liverpool Docks to Wigan Pier, following the route of Britain's longest canal, the Liverpool to Leeds.

Walking Through History
47:07

Walking Through History: Nazi Occupation - The Channel Islands

Season 3 Episode 4 SBS March 11, 2015

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On 30th June 1940 a plane full of German soldiers touched down at Guernsey airport. It was the start of five year of occupation. The traditional image of the Channel Islands ...

On 30th June 1940 a plane full of German soldiers touched down at Guernsey airport. It was the start of five year of occupation. The traditional image of the Channel Islands is sun, sea and sandy beaches. But Tony embarks on a five day walk to explore the darkest chapter in the Islands' history, which 70 years on is itself becoming a tourist draw.

Walking Through History
47:10

Walking Through History: Northumbria

Season 2 Episode 5 SBS June 4, 2014

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Northumbria, the north east corner of England, is a wild and beautiful county. But back in the seventh century it was also one of the most powerful kingdoms in the land. It ...

Northumbria, the north east corner of England, is a wild and beautiful county. But back in the seventh century it was also one of the most powerful kingdoms in the land. It was there that Cuthbert - to become St Cuthbert, whose shrine is venerated at Durham cathedral - threw off his warrior past to convert the king and his people to Christianity.

Walking Through History
47:10

Walking Through History: King John's Ruin - The Peak District

Season 3 Episode 5 SBS March 18, 2015

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Tony travels to Nottinghamshire to walk the ground of one of the most eventful and colourful periods of our medieval past. Legend has it that King John was probably the worst ...

Tony travels to Nottinghamshire to walk the ground of one of the most eventful and colourful periods of our medieval past. Legend has it that King John was probably the worst king ever, that Robin Hood defended the poor against him and his dastardly accomplice the Sheriff of Nottingham and somehow it all ended up with John losing the Crown Jewels and signing the Magna Carta, the foundation stone of modern democracy.

Walking Through History
47:06

Walking Through History: Norfolk

Season 2 Episode 6 SBS June 11, 2014

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Tony Robinson walks the stunning North Norfolk coast from the Royal estate of Sandringham in the west to the popular resort of Cromer 40 miles to the east. With the growth of ...

Tony Robinson walks the stunning North Norfolk coast from the Royal estate of Sandringham in the west to the popular resort of Cromer 40 miles to the east. With the growth of the railways in the nineteenth century, Victorian entrepreneurs were keen to exploit the coast for the burgeoning tourist trade. But some of Norfolk's traditional landowners were not so keen.

Walking Through History
47:25

Walking Through History: England's Last Battle: The West Country

Season 3 Episode 6 SBS March 25, 2015

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In 1685, a rebel army landed at the pretty Dorset port of Lyme Regis and swept up through Somerset, pausing at Taunton to declare its leader, Duke of Monmouth, the rightful ...

In 1685, a rebel army landed at the pretty Dorset port of Lyme Regis and swept up through Somerset, pausing at Taunton to declare its leader, Duke of Monmouth, the rightful king. Tony walks in their footsteps and relives their spirit.

Warrior Road Trip
49:24

Warrior Road Trip: Boni And Lemarti Take Kenya

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 April 2, 2013

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Warrior Road Trip is a cross-continental journey undertaken by Boni and Lemarti, two warriors from the Maasai culture. These warriors, who rarely abandon their traditional ...

Warrior Road Trip is a cross-continental journey undertaken by Boni and Lemarti, two warriors from the Maasai culture. These warriors, who rarely abandon their traditional clothes or spears, embark on a cultural odyssey to experience the Western world while staying true to their tribal values.

Warrior Road Trip
49:43

Warrior Road Trip: Boni And Lemarti Take Manhattan

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 April 9, 2013

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Maasai warriors, Lemarti Loyaban and Boniface Kandari have decided that rather than fear the modern world, they need to understand it. So with the elders' blessing, they ...

Maasai warriors, Lemarti Loyaban and Boniface Kandari have decided that rather than fear the modern world, they need to understand it. So with the elders' blessing, they travel to New York on a voyage of discovery.

Warrior Road Trip
49:53

Warrior Road Trip: Boni And Lemarti Take Texas

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS2 April 16, 2013

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In this episode, Boni and Lemarti take on the beef belt of Texas to check up on their cows and learn a few tricks of the trade.

In this episode, Boni and Lemarti take on the beef belt of Texas to check up on their cows and learn a few tricks of the trade.