Notes From A Small Island

Episodes

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20021215 (BBC7)
Dorset20060426 (BBC7)
20060426 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20060427 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20071205 BT=1345 (BBC7)
Bill Bryson continues his tour of Britain, musing on why he loves the country that's produced place names like Farleigh Wallop. Episode 3 of 5.
Dover To London20060424 (BBC7)
20060424 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20060425 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20071203 BT=1345 (BBC7)
Marmite and zebra crossings, two signs of a great nation, in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain. Episode 1 of 5.

Marmite and zebra crossings - two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain. Episode 1 of 5.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960805]Five readings from Bill Bryson 's sentimental journey round Britain, abridged and performed by Kerry Shale. 1: Dover to London. Producer Paul Kent
Genome: [r4 Bd=19960805] Unknown: Bill Bryson

Producer: Paul Kent

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960806]By Bill Bryson. 2: Virginia Water. For details see yesterday
Genome: [r4 Bd=19960806] Unknown: Bill Bryson.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19960807]By Bill Bryson. 3: Dorset. For details see Monday
Genome: [r4 Bd=19960807]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19960808]By Bill Bryson.

4: Weston-super-Mare and Beyond. For details see Monday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960808]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19960809]By Bill Bryson. Final part: Glasgow to the Yorkshire Dales. For details see Monday
Genome: [r4 Bd=19960809]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970812]Written by Bill Bryson. Abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale. 1: Dover to London

Producer Paul Kent Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970812] Written By: Bill Bryson.

Producer: Paul Kent

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970813]2: Virginia Water

Repeat For details see yesterday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970814]3: Weston-super-Mare and Beyond Repeat For details see Tuesday
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970815]4: Glasgow to the Yorkshire Dales Repeat For details see Tuesday
Glasgow To The Yorkshire Dales20060428 (BBC7)
20060428 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20060429 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20071207 BT=1345 (BBC7)
The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country. Episode 5 of 5.
Virginia Water20060425 (BBC7)
20060425 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20060426 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20071204 BT=1345 (BBC7)
The American author Bill Bryson continues his sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 2 of 5.
Weston-super-mare And Beyond20060427 (BBC7)
20060427 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20060428 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20071206 BT=1345 (BBC7)
The American author Bill Bryson continues his funny and affectionate trip around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 4 of 5.
01Dover To London20110418 (BBC7)
20090811 BT=0415 (BBC7)
Recalling tea with tinned biscuits, the American author takes a sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale.

The American author recalls tea with tinned biscuits. Read by Kerry Shale.

Recalling tea with tinned biscuits, Bill Bryson takes a sentimental journey round Britain.

Recalling tea with tinned biscuits, the American author takes a sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale.

The American author recalls tea with tinned biscuits. Read by Kerry Shale.

Recalling tea with tinned biscuits, Bill Bryson takes a sentimental journey round Britain.

01Dover To London - Marmite And Zebra Crossings1997081220040524 (BBC7)
20040525 (BBC7)
20050411 (BBC7)
20050412 (BBC7)
20050905 (BBC7)
20050906 (BBC7)
20060424 (BBC7)
20060425 (BBC7)
20071203 (BBC7)
20090810 (BBC7)
20090811 (BBC7)
20100531 (BBC7)
20110418 (BBC7)
20130930 (BBC7)
20090810 BT=1415 (BBC7)
20090811 BT=0415 (BBC7)
Recalling tea with tinned biscuits, the author takes a sentimental journey around Britain.

Recalling tea with tinned biscuits, the American author takes a sentimental journey around Britain.

Read by Kerry Shale.

The American author recalls tea with tinned biscuits.

Recalling tea with tinned biscuits, American author Bill Bryson takes a sentimental journey round Britain.

Recalling tea with tinned biscuits, Bill Bryson takes a sentimental journey round Britain.

Two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain.

Marmite and zebra crossings, two signs of a great nation, in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain.

Episode 1 of 5.

Marmite and zebra crossings, two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's journey across Britain.

1:`Dover to London'.

By Bill Bryson, abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale.

Written by Bill Bryson. Abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale. 1: Dover to London

Producer Paul Kent Repeat

Recalling tea with tinned biscuits, American author Bill Bryson takes a sentimental journey round Britain.

Recalling tea with tinned biscuits, Bill Bryson takes a sentimental journey round Britain.

01 OF 5.Dover To London20050412 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20050411 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20050411 (BBC7)
Marmite and zebra crossings... two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain. Episode 1 of 5.

Marmite and zebra crossings... two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain. Episode 1 of 5.

Marmite and zebra crossings... two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain. Episode 1 of 5.

Marmite and zebra crossings... two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain. Episode 1 of 5.

01 OF 5.Dover To London - Marmite And Zebra Crossings20050906 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20050905 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20050905 (BBC7)
Two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain. Episode 1 of 5.

Two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain. Episode 1 of 5.

Two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain. Episode 1 of 5.

Two signs of a great nation in Bill Bryson's funny and affectionate journey across Britain. Episode 1 of 5.

02Virginia Water1997081320090812 BT=0415 (BBC7)
20110419 (BBC7)
20040525 (BBC7)
20040526 (BBC7)
20050412 (BBC7)
20050413 (BBC7)
20050906 (BBC7)
20050907 (BBC7)
20060425 (BBC7)
20060426 (BBC7)
20071204 (BBC7)
20090811 (BBC7)
20090812 (BBC7)
20100601 (BBC7)
20131001 (BBC7)
The American author Bill Bryson continues his journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale.

Recalling driving and his hospital job, the American author takes a sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale.

The American author recalls driving and his hospital job. Read by Kerry Shale.

Read by Kerry Shale.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his sentimental journey around Britain.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his journey around Britain.

Episode 2 of 5.

By Bill Bryson, abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale.

`Virginia Water'.

(2/4).

The American author Bill Bryson continues his sentimental journey around Britain.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his journey around Britain.

By Bill Bryson, abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale.

2: Virginia Water

Repeat For details see yesterday

02Virginia Water1997081920050907 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20050906 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20050906 (BBC7)
20050413 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20050412 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20050412 (BBC7)
The American author Bill Bryson continues his sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 2 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 2 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 2 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 2 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 2 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 2 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 2 of 5.

03Dorset1997082020090813 BT=0415 (BBC7)
20110420 (BBC7)
20040526 (BBC7)
20040527 (BBC7)
20050413 (BBC7)
20050414 (BBC7)
20050907 (BBC7)
20050908 (BBC7)
20060426 (BBC7)
20060427 (BBC7)
20071205 (BBC7)
20090812 (BBC7)
20090813 (BBC7)
20100602 (BBC7)
20131002 (BBC7)
20050413 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20050414 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20050907 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20050908 BT=0030 (BBC7)
Musing on maps, socks and castles, Bill Bryson takes a sentimental journey round Britain.

Musing on maps, socks and castles, the American author takes a sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale.

The American author muses on maps, socks and castles.

Read by Kerry Shale.

Musing on maps, socks and castles, American author Bill Bryson takes a sentimental journey round Britain.

Musing on maps, socks and castles, Bill Bryson takes a sentimental journey round Britain.

Bill Bryson continues his tour of Britain, musing on why he loves the country that's produced place names like Farleigh Wallop.

Episode 3 of 5.

Musing on maps, socks and castles, the American author takes a sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale.

Bill Bryson continues his tour of Britain, musing on why he loves the country that's produced place names like Farleigh Wallop. Episode 3 of 5.

03Weston-super-mare19970814`Weston-super-Mare'.

By Bill Bryson, abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale.

(3/4).

3: Weston-super-Mare and Beyond Repeat For details see Tuesday

`Weston-super-Mare'.

By Bill Bryson, abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale.

(3/4).

`Weston-super-Mare'.

By Bill Bryson, abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale.

(3/4).

3: Weston-super-Mare and Beyond Repeat For details see Tuesday

`Weston-super-Mare'.

By Bill Bryson, abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale.

(3/4).

04Glasgow To The Yorkshire Dales1997081520040528 (BBC7)
20040529 (BBC7)
20060428 (BBC7)
20060429 (BBC7)
20071207 (BBC7)
American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country.

Episode 5 of 5.

`Glasgow to the Yorkshire Dales'.

By Bill Bryson, abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale.

Final part.

4: Glasgow to the Yorkshire Dales Repeat For details see Tuesday

04Weston Super Mare And Beyond1997082120050909 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20050908 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20050908 (BBC7)
20050415 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20050414 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20050414 (BBC7)
The American author Bill Bryson continues his funny and affectionate trip around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 4 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his funny and affectionate trip around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 4 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his funny and affectionate trip around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 4 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his funny and affectionate trip around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 4 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his funny and affectionate trip around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 4 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his funny and affectionate trip around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 4 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his funny and affectionate trip around Britain.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his funny and affectionate trip around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale. Episode 4 of 5.

04Weston-super-mare And Beyond1997082720090814 BT=0415 (BBC7)
20110421 (BBC7)
20060427 (BBC7)
20060428 (BBC7)
20071206 (BBC7)
20090813 (BBC7)
20090814 (BBC7)
20100603 (BBC7)
Getting soaked and pestered by a passenger, Bill Bryson journeys around Britain.

Getting soaked and pestered by a passenger - the American author's sentimental journey around Britain. Read by Kerry Shale.

The American author on getting soaked and being pestered by a passenger.

Getting soaked and pestered by a passenger, American Bill Bryson takes a sentimental journey around Britain.

Getting soaked and pestered by a passenger, Bill Bryson journeys around Britain.

The American author Bill Bryson continues his funny and affectionate trip around Britain.

05Glasgow To The Yorkshire20050416 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20050415 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20050415 (BBC7)
The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country. Episode 5 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country. Episode 5 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country. Episode 5 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country. Episode 5 of 5.

05Glasgow To The Yorkshire Dales1997082820050415 (BBC7)
20050416 (BBC7)
20050909 (BBC7)
20050910 (BBC7)
The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country.

Episode 5 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country.

Episode 5 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country.

Episode 5 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country.

Episode 5 of 5.

05Glasgow To Yorkshire1997082820050910 BT=0030 (BBC7)
20050909 BT=1830 (BBC7)
20050909 (BBC7)
20050910 (BBC7)
The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country. Episode 5 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country. Episode 5 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country. Episode 5 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country.

Episode 5 of 5.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country. Episode 5 of 5.

05 LASTGlasgow To The Yorkshire Dales1997081520090815 BT=0415 (BBC7)
20110422 (BBC7)
20040528 (BBC7)
20040529 (BBC7)
20060428 (BBC7)
20060429 (BBC7)
20071207 (BBC7)
20090814 (BBC7)
20090815 (BBC7)
20100604 (BBC7)
Soaking up culture and off to a pub, Bill Bryson concludes his journey around Britain.

Soaking up culture and off to a pub, the American author concludes his sentimental journey around Britain.

Soaking up culture and off to a pub, the American author concludes his journey.

Soaking up culture and off to a pub, American Bill Bryson concludes his sentimental journey around Britain.

Read by Kerry Shale.

Soaking up culture and off to a pub, Bill Bryson concludes his journey around Britain.

American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country.

The American author Bill Bryson travels across Britain to say a funny and affectionate goodbye to his adopted country.

`Glasgow to the Yorkshire Dales'.

By Bill Bryson, abridged and read in four parts by Kerry Shale.

Final part.