A Great Welsh Adventure

November 2015
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S1 Ep2 - Gower / Pembrokeshire

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Gower/Pembrokeshire - Griff visits the Gower peninsula, an area made up of fifty kilometres of dramatic coastlines, with fifty beaches and over 100 square miles of farm and common land. Next in the wild west of Wales, Griff discovers his challenge is to walk a Pembrokeshire corgi. On his way along the sublime Pembrokeshire coast Griff visits Melin Tregwynt textile mill. Flemish weavers were rumoured to have introduced the corgi to Wales back in the Middle Ages. A lift with a vet bring Griff to ...
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S1 Ep1 - Border/Brecon

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Snowdon/Gower - Griff Rhys Jones presents this brand new series on his native country Wales, famed for its beautiful landscapes, friendly locals and Celtic traditions. Over four episodes, Griff explores the land of his birth, appreciating the stunning scenery and searching for his inner Welshman. Griff begins his adventure in Snowdonia, an area famed for its landscapes and industrial past. He explores picturesque Portmeirion, a collection of buildings designed to resemble an Italian village by ...
July 2014

S1 Ep4 - Conwy / Anglesey

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Conwy/Anglesey - In a lighthouse on the northernmost tip of mainland Wales Griff discovers his Conwy challenge; to find a Welsh Dresser. After spending the afternoon on a deck chair he hitches a lift into farming country. But the village antique shop hasn't seen a dresser in years. Griff turns his attention to wood and the plight of thirsty oak trees, and the abundance in Wales now of one of the tallest trees in the world - the Douglas Fir. Griff’s Anglesey adventure begins on Ynys Gored Goch -...
June 2014

S1 Ep3 - Snowdon / Mid Wales

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Snowdon/Mid Wales - Snowdon/Mid Wales - Griff begins his adventure in Snowdonia, an area famed for its landscapes and industrial past. He explores picturesque Portmeirion, a collection of buildings designed to resemble an Italian village by designer Clough Williams-Ellis. Portmeirion is so much like a stage set it was used as the backdrop for 1960s television show The Prisoner. Whilst in Portmeirion, Griff receives a challenge, to track down the extremely rare and elusive flower, the Snowdon Li...
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