Aired Tuesday September 21, 7:00pm - 7:30pmon BBC Four

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 9 Episode 9: Taunton to Newton Abbot

With purple, green and yellow ribbons flying, and sporting ankle bells, Michael Portillo is led a merry dance in Stogumber, all in the name of fertility. He visits a celebrated Edwardian garden at Hestercombe to discover the fruits of an unusual partnership.

Documentary / Travel
Original air date
Cast and crew
  • Titus OgilvyDirector
  • Michael PortilloHost