The Rule Of The Land

Episodes

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01Haulbowline - Slieve Gullion2017031320170314 (R4)

Travelling on foot and by canoe, mapmaker Garrett Carr follows the border between the UK and Ireland. In search of the landscapes and people who make up this fragile borderland, he finds fresh uncertainty in the wake of the Brexit vote.

Read by John Paul Connolly

Abridged by Anna Magnusson

Producer: Eilidh McCreadie.

On foot and by canoe, a mapmaker explores the length of the UK's border with Ireland.

02Mile Hill - The Dorsey20170314

02Mile Hill - The Dorsey20170314

Travelling on foot and by canoe, mapmaker Garrett Carr follows the border between the UK and Ireland. As his journey continues he meets the border natives who knows the land better than anyone - the farmers.

Read by John Paul Connolly

Abridged by Anna Magnusson

Producer: Eilidh McCreadie.

02Mile Hill - The Dorsey2017031420170315 (R4)

Walking the UK-Irish border, Garrett Carr meets those who know the land best: the farmers.

03Clones - The Bloody Pass20170315

03Clones - The Bloody Pass2017031520170316 (R4)

The author risks life and limb as he braves the narrow roads of County Fermanagh.

03Clones - The Bloody Pass20170315

Travelling on foot and by canoe, mapmaker Garrett Carr follows the border between the UK and Ireland. At the twistiest stretch of the border, the author battles with boy racers on the narrow roads of County Fermanagh.

Read by John Paul Connolly

Abridged by Anna Magnusson

Producer: Eilidh McCreadie.

04Lough Derg - Bogland20170316

04Lough Derg - Bogland2017031620170317 (R4)

Memories rise to the surface against a backdrop of bogs, trees and standing stones.

04Lough Derg - Bogland20170316

Travelling on foot and by canoe, mapmaker Garrett Carr follows the border between the UK and Ireland. In Donegal he finds memories rising to the surface against a backdrop of bogs, trees and standing stones.

Read by John Paul Connolly

Abridged by Anna Magnusson

Producer: Eilidh McCreadie.

05Derry/Londonderry20170317

05Derry/Londonderry2017031720170318 (R4)

At journey's end, Garrett Carr considers the notion of 'border' in Derry/Londonderry.

05Derry/Londonderry20170317

Travelling on foot and by canoe, mapmaker Garrett Carr follows the border between the UK and Ireland. At the end of his journey he considers the notion of 'border' in the dual city of Derry/Londonderry.

Read by John Paul Connolly

Abridged by Anna Magnusson

Producer: Eilidh McCreadie.