A Royle Tour

Roger Royle takes a tour of Europe's finest religious buildings.


Programme Catalogue - Details: Brecon Cathedral19950917

Producer: G. PASS

Next in series: WESTMINSTER

Previous in series: LLANDAFF

Broadcast history

17 Sep 1995 16:03-16:30 (RADIO 2)

Recorded on 1995-06-09

Programme Catalogue - Station

Radio 2

0101Chateau De Versailles 119970706

In this programme, he visits the Chateau de Versailles in France.

0102Chateau De Versailles 219970713

In this programme, he concludes his visit to the Chateau de Versailles in France.

0103St Stephen's Cathedral 119970720

In this programme, he visits St Stephen's Cathedral in Vienna.

0104St Stephen's Cathedral 219970727

In this programme, he concludes his visit to St Stephen's Cathedral in Vienna.

0105Venice 119970803

Roger Royle makes a tour of Venice, taking in the Doge's Palace, St Mark's Basilica and the Bridge of Sighs.

0106 LASTVenice 219970810

Roger Royle concludes his tour of Venice.

0201St Petersburg19980816

A six-part series in which Roger Royle visits great cathedrals. In the first programme he visits St Petersburg, taking a personal tour of the city built by Peter the Great. He discovers the treasures of the Hermitage Museum, the Cathedral of of St Peter and St Paul, and a haunted castle.

0202Venice Of The North19980823

In this second programme he continues his tour of St Petersburg - the `Venice of the North'.


In this third programme, he visits a great centre of pilgrimage - Santiago de Compostela in northern Spain, site of the shrine of St James.


In this fourth programme, he visits Granada in southern Spain and the monastery of San Geronimo.


In this fifth programme, he visits Naples, arriving by sea into the harbour which affords him a magnificent view of the city.

0206 LAST19980920

In this last programme, he tours the ancient ruins of Pompeii.