Gardening, Landscape, Parks

Last Edited: 01-Apr-2014 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Broadcast source is BBC Radio Four unless otherwise indicated. Recording quality is considered good unless otherwise indicated.


Date
Title
Cast
Parameters
28-Jan-2004
Life under Glass
Hermione Cockburn
Produced by Melisse Durani
27:38, 19450, S
11-Mar-2004
Seven Days – National Botanic Garden of Wales
Jenny Cuffe
Produced by Sally Chesworth
28:18, , S
04-Jun-2004 to
09-Jul-2004
English Gardens
  1. Paradise Gardens
  2. Grand Designs
  3. Inspiring Artists and Craftspeople
  4. A Suitable Occupation for a Lady
  5. Pleasure gardens
  6. Small is beautiful
Roy Strong
produced by Gabby Fisher
27:51, 26117, S
27:59, 26247, S
28:11, 26430, S
27:57, 26218, S
27:51, 26125, S
28:07, 26363, S
23-Aug-2004 to
27-Aug-2004
The Pond
  1. Anglo-Saxon Creation
  2. 14th Century Spring
  3. 18th Century Late Spring
  4. 1970 Early Summer
  5. 21st Century Destruction
Peter France
Produced by Sarah Berndt
14:12, 13315, S
14:14, 13360, S
13:55, 13062, S
14:07, 13247, S
14:03, 13179, S
05-Sep-2004
12-Sep-2004
19-Sep-2004
26-Sep-2004
03-Oct-2004
Five Gardens of Italy
  1. The Villa d’Este
  2. La Mortella on Ischia
  3. Botanical Gardens at Pisa
  4. Villa le Balze, Fiesole
  5. Bomarzo
Susan Marling
Produced by Kate Bland
14:07, 13240, S
14:13, 13338, S
14:08, 13262, S
14:08, 13255, S
14:04, 13192, S
17-Nov-2004
Cool Mining
Yorkshire Ski Resort over Former Mine
John Waite
Produced by Susan Mitchell
28:21, 26586, S
14-Feb-2005
Roses are Red
Rose growing and selling
Euan McIlwraith
Produced by Lynne Mennie
28:01, 26272, S
03-Apr-2005
10-Apr-2005
17-Apr-2005
24-Apr-2005
01-May-2005
Five Gardens of France
  1. Chantilly
  2. Serre de la Madonne
  3. Desert de Retz
  4. Terresond
  5. Chateau du Villandry
Susan Marling
Produced by Kate Bland
14:11, 13310, S
14:25, 13524, S
14:03, 13180, S
14:13, 13331, S
14:04, 13203, S
26-Apr-2005
Searching for Mozart
The Daffodil Detectives
Jim McColl
Produced by Holly Booth
13:47, 12934, S
May-2003
20-Apr-2005 to
04-May-2005
Sod’s Law
  1. It’s the Leaf Mould Man
  2. Planners and Other Bad Odours
  3. Now It’s Dung Man
Phil Smith
Produced by Harry Parker
14:09, 13281, S
13:44, 12889, S
13:52, 13011, S
10-Jul-2005 to
07-Aug-2005

19-Jun-2006 to
23-Jun-2006
Sceptical Landscapes
Landscape history and ecology
  1. Manchester
  2. Southeast England
  3. The LeeValley
  4. Lewes, East Sussex
  5. Rochester and the West Midlands
Philip Stott
Produced by Nick Patrick
13:57, 13093, S
14:02, 13164, S
14:04, 13197, S
14:05, 13213, S
14:06, 13232, S
27-May-2006 to
25-Jun-2006
Five Gardens of Spain
  1. Alhambra, Grenada
  2. Parc Guell, Barcelona
  3. La Granja, Segovia
  4. Pazo de Oca, Galicia
  5. Botanical Garden, Madrid
Susan Marling
Produced by Kate Brand
14:08, 13252, S
14:15, 13374, S
14:09, 13282, S
13:59, 13121, S
14:06, 13233, S
05-Nov-2006 to
Gardens of Faith
  1. Islamic Garden, London
  2. Buddhist Garden, Hertfordshire
  3. Hindu Garden
  4. Jewish Garden
  5. Sikh Garden
Peter France
Produced by Mary Caldwell
13:59, 13111, S
13:42, 12852, S
13:50, 12980, S
14:02, 13166, S
13:48, 12939, S
29-Jan-2007 to
2-Feb-2007
repeated
25-Aug-2008 to
Parkmasters
  1. John Claudius Loudon and Derby Arboretum
  2. Joseph Paxton and Birkenhead Park
  3. James Pennethorne and Victoria Park, London
Tristram Hunt
Readings by Stephen Thorne
Produced by Erin Riley
13:49, 12960, S
13:39, 12806, S
13:56, 13068, S
20-May-2007 to
17-Jun-2007
Five Gardens of Germany
  1. Worlitz
  2. Landschaftspark
  3. Lindehof
  4. Insel Hombroich
  5. Sanssouci
Susan Marling
Produced by Kate Bland
14:11, 13301, S
14:16, 13383, S
14:24, 13516, S
14:18, 13418, S
13:55, 13059, S
24-Jun-2007 to
15-Jul-2007
Nearer God's Heart
  1. Charles Jencks
  2. Margery Fish
  3. Christopher Bradley-Hole
  4. Vita Sackville-West
Anthony Noel
Produced by Alison Vernon Smith
14:10, 13292, S
13:54, 13044, S
13:40, 12821, S
14:00, 13141, S
14-Aug-2007
21-Aug-2007
City Limits
Produced by Alan Hall
27:45, 26032, S
27:37, 25900, S
10-Mar-2009
Adventures in Junk
Alan Dein
produced by Mark Berman
27:54, 26165, S
07-Mar-2010 Snowdrop Mania
Kerry ten Kate
produced by Gwynnen Pennon Jones
14:04, 13193, S
04-Apr-2010 to
 
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen's Escape to the Country
  1. Humphry Repton
  2. William Wordsworth and the Sublime Landscape
  3. The Sporting Estate
  4. Feargus O'Connor and the Chartist Land Plan
  5. Octavia Hill
  6. Healing in the Open Air
  7. Gertrude Jekyll and the Suburban Countryside
  8. The Brotherhood of Ruralists
  9. The Brotherhood of Ruralists 2
  10. Villadom in the Cotswolds
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen'
produced by Kate Bland, Lucy Greenwell
13:53, 13022, S
13:57, 13081, S
13:55, 13062, S
13:52, 13006, S
13:57, 13092, S
14:04, 13195, S
13:55, 13058, S
14:01, 13157, S
13:55, 13055, S
13:53, 13018, S
16-Nov-2010 Guerilla Gardeners
Toby Amies
Producer: Mike Greenwood
27:52, 26129, S
R7:
22-Nov-2010 to
26-Nov-2010
Herbs Pure and Simple
  1. The Cabbage Family
  2. The Lily Family
  3. The Borage Family
  4. Tropical Herbs
  5. The Rose Family
Jacqua McVicker
produced by Sara Davies
13:52, 13002, S
14:11, 13312, S
13:39, 12799, S
13:56, 13071, S
13:46, 12907, S
28-Mar-2011 to
01-Apr-2011
Elegies from a Suburban Garden
Presenter Phil Gates
Sound recordist Chris Watson
Producer Sarah Blunt
14:01, 13148, S
13:58, 13108, S
13:58, 13098, S
13:45, 12902, S
13:52, 13007, S
27-Jun-2011 Green Ears -- sounds of gardens and parks
Trevor Cox
produced by Fiona Roberts
27:58, 26224, S
12-Oct-2012 The Flower Fields
Michael Bird
produced by Julian May
27:37, 25851, S