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Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales cross Italy's largest lake and travel down Europe's oldest working canal to Milan. The journey includes spectacular gardens, singing and wine. (S9 Ep2) [AD,S]Thu, Oct 18, 8:00 PM4seven60 mins

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Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales cross Italy's largest lake and travel down Europe's oldest working canal to Milan. The journey includes spectacular gardens, singing and wine. (S9 Ep2) [AD,S]Wed, Oct 17, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales embark on more spectacular journeys by exploring one of the world's great waterways - the River Nile, travelling from Luxor to Aswan. (S9 Ep1) [AD,S]Wed, Oct 10, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysPrunella Scales and Timothy West travel along the Llangollen Canal in north Wales, one of the world's most picturesque canal journeys. (S1 Ep3/4)Fri, Jul 20, 4:50 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales visit Wales and the famously beautiful Monmouthshire and Brecon canal that meanders through the Usk valley. They also visit a haunted castle. (S8 Ep4/4)Thu, Jul 19, 4:50 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysActors Timothy West and Prunella Scales set off on spectacular canal journeys, starting with the Kennet and Avon, from Bath to Devizes, meeting people and wildlife along the way. (S1 Ep1/4)Wed, Jul 18, 4:50 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales travel past enchanted forests and fairy-tale castles and picturesque mountains and valleys, on a trip down the Marne-Rhine Canal in France. (S8 Ep2/4)Tue, Jul 17, 4:50 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales explore the Norfolk Broads, one of Britain's most ancient and picturesque waterways, discovering the area's unique way of life, ruins and fens. (S8 Ep1/4)Mon, Jul 16, 4:50 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales island-hop their way through the Hebrides, visiting Tobermory, Iona, the Isle of Jura, and lastly the magical nine-mile Crinan Canal. (S6 Ep3/3)Fri, Jun 22, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales cross the Scottish Highlands on a sun-kissed voyage along the spectacular Caledonian Canal, which links the North Sea with the Atlantic. (S6 Ep2/3) [AD,S]Thu, Jun 21, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysWith Timothy West playing King Lear in Bristol, he and Prunella Scales tour the city and also West Country waterways further afield. They also take a paddle steamer. (S6 Ep1/3) [AD,S]Wed, Jun 20, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales embark on a journey into their pasts, via the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, which celebrated its 200th anniversary in 2016. (S5 Ep3/3) [AD,S]Tue, Jun 19, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales travel to the Netherlands, exploring the canals from the windmills of the Kinderdijk to the vibrant city of Amsterdam. (S5 Ep2/3) [AD,S]Mon, Jun 18, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales travel to Venice, following the route once taken by Casanova and Byron, escaping the crowds of St Mark's to find tranquillity as well as beauty. (S5 Ep1/3)Fri, Jun 15, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales conclude their latest series of boat journeys with a trip down the Stratford-upon-Avon Canal, one of Britain's most picturesque waterways. (S4 Ep3/3)Thu, Jun 14, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales continue their Swedish canal trip, following the ancient route of the Vikings and visiting Stockholm and the nearby islands of its archipelago. (S4 Ep2/3)Wed, Jun 13, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales visit Wales and the famously beautiful Monmouthshire and Brecon canal that meanders through the Usk valley. They also visit a haunted castle. (S8 Ep4/4)Tue, Jun 12, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTue, Jun 12, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales head to Ireland and the Shannon Erne Waterway, where they try some folk singing, Irish dancing, and visit the ruins of Crom Castle. (S3 Ep3/3)Mon, Jun 11, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales head to Ireland and the Shannon Erne Waterway, where they try some folk singing, Irish dancing, and visit the ruins of Crom Castle. (S3 Ep3/3)Sat, Jun 9, 6:55 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales travel from Birmingham to Braunston, Northamptonshire, for a festival of canal boats and unveil a plaque to a late friend and canal campaigner. (S3 Ep2/3)Fri, Jun 8, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales go in search of London's lost canal route from Teddington, through Surrey and Sussex and to the sea at Littlehampton. (S3 Ep1/3) [AD,S]Thu, Jun 7, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales travel along the Forth and Clyde Canal and the Union Canal, against the stunning scenery of some of central Scotland's most glorious countryside. (S2 Ep4/4) [AD,S]Wed, Jun 6, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales voyage down the Rio Douro through the dramatic landscape of north-west Portugal, with deep locks, hilltop vineyards and some port in Porto. (S8 Ep3/4)Wed, Jun 6, 1:25 AMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales voyage down the Rio Douro through the dramatic landscape of north-west Portugal, with deep locks, hilltop vineyards and some port in Porto. (S8 Ep3/4)Tue, Jun 5, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales explore the most picturesque stretch of the Canal du Midi in the south of France, eating lamb's brain fritters and drinking 200-year-old brandy. (S2 Ep3/4)Tue, Jun 5, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales explore London's Union and Regent's canals, from Brentford to Limehouse, and meet up with friends Andrew Sachs and Sir Ian McKellen. (S2 Ep2/4)Mon, Jun 4, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales travel from Birmingham to Braunston, Northamptonshire, for a festival of canal boats and unveil a plaque to a late friend and canal campaigner. (S3 Ep2/3)Sat, Jun 2, 6:55 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales take a journey on the Oxford Canal through the Cherwell Valley, meeting author Philip Pullman on the way. (S2 Ep1/4) [AD,S]Fri, Jun 1, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales' canal odyssey takes them to France's picturesque Burgundy wine region to visit the Canal du Nivernais for a gastronomic pleasure trip. (S1 Ep4/4)Thu, May 31, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysPrunella Scales and Timothy West travel along the Llangollen Canal in north Wales, one of the world's most picturesque canal journeys. (S1 Ep3/4)Wed, May 30, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysPrunella Scales and Timothy West travel the Rochdale Canal, past once-mighty mills, the epic beauty of the Pennines and the longest and the highest canal tunnel in Britain. (S1 Ep2/4)Tue, May 29, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysActors Timothy West and Prunella Scales take four spectacular canal journeys, starting with the Kennet and Avon, from Bath to Devizes, meeting people and wildlife along the way. (S1 Ep1/4)Mon, May 28, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales go in search of London's lost canal route from Teddington, through Surrey and Sussex and to the sea at Littlehampton. (S3 Ep1/3)Sat, May 26, 6:55 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales travel past enchanted forests and fairy-tale castles and picturesque mountains and valleys, on a trip down the Marne-Rhine Canal in France. (S8 Ep2/4)Sat, May 19, 6:55 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales explore the Norfolk Broads, one of Britain's most ancient and picturesque waterways, discovering the area's unique way of life, ruins and fens. (S8 Ep1/4)Sat, May 12, 7:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales travel past enchanted forests and fairy-tale castles and picturesque mountains and valleys, on a trip down the Marne-Rhine Canal in France. (S6 Ep2) [AD,S]Fri, Nov 24, 1:05 AMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales travel past enchanted forests and fairy-tale castles and picturesque mountains and valleys, on a trip down the Marne-Rhine Canal in France. (S6 Ep2) [AD,S]Thu, Nov 23, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales explore the Norfolk Broads, one of Britain's most ancient and picturesque waterways, discovering the area's unique way of life, its ruins and fens. (S6 Ep1) [AD,S]Fri, Nov 17, 1:05 AMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales explore the Norfolk Broads, one of Britain's most ancient and picturesque waterways, discovering the area's unique way of life, its ruins and fens. (S6 Ep1) [AD,S]Thu, Nov 16, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales cross the Scottish Highlands on a sun-kissed voyage along the spectacular Caledonian Canal, which links the North Sea with the Atlantic. (S5 Ep2/3) [AD,S]Tue, Oct 3, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysWith Timothy West playing King Lear in Bristol, he and Prunella Scales tour the city and also West Country waterways further afield. They also take a paddle steamer. (S5 Ep1/3)Tue, Sep 26, 9:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales embark on a journey into their pasts, via the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, which celebrated its 200th anniversary in 2016. (S4 Ep3/3) [AD,S]Sat, Sep 23, 8:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales travel to the Netherlands, exploring the canals from the windmills of the Kinderdijk to the vibrant city of Amsterdam. (S4 Ep2/3) [AD,S]Sat, Sep 16, 8:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales' canal odyssey takes them to France's picturesque Burgundy wine region to visit the Canal du Nivernais for a gastronomic pleasure trip. (S1 Ep4/4) [AD,S]Sat, Jul 8, 8:00 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales conclude their latest series of boat journeys with a trip down the Stratford-upon-Avon Canal, one of Britain's most picturesque waterways. (S4 Ep3/3) [AD,S]Sat, Jun 17, 6:55 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales go in search of London's lost canal route from Teddington, through Surrey and Sussex and to the sea at Littlehampton. (S3 Ep1/3) [AD,S]Sat, Jun 17, 5:55 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales explore the most picturesque stretch of the Canal du Midi in the south of France, eating lamb's brain fritters and drinking 200-year-old brandy. (S2 Ep3/4) [AD,S]Sat, Jun 17, 4:50 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales conclude their latest series of boat journeys with a trip down the Stratford-upon-Avon Canal, one of Britain's most picturesque waterways. (S4 Ep3/3)Sun, Jun 4, 1:35 PMMore 465 mins
Great Canal JourneysTimothy West and Prunella Scales continue their Swedish canal trip, following the ancient route of the Vikings and visiting Stockholm and the nearby islands of its archipelago. (S4 Ep2/3)Sun, Jun 4, 12:35 PMMore 460 mins
Great Canal JourneysSun, Jun 4, 11:30 AMMore 465 mins