Where is Countryfile visiting this week and what time is it on BBC1?

This week the BBC Countryfile team learns more about Britain's heritage crafts in Norfolk. Find out what time and when Countryfile is on TV with our episode guide 

17th April 2018
Norfolk Broads
BBC One
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What is on BBC Countryfile this week?

Anita Rani is in Norfolk meeting the people keeping some of the UK's vanishing trades alive. Her first stop is Horsey Windpump which has been restored to full working glory by Tim Whiting, one of the last millwrights in the country.

Next she joins the reed cutters making a living on the Norfolk Broads, where she gets to try her hand at cutting. Then she joins Nigel Ford, a man on a mission to restore all of Norfolk's ancient milestones. Finally, she meets David Wolstenholme who makes cricket bats by hand, a skill that's listed by the Heritage Crafts Association as being critically endangered, before she takes her place at the crease to put the bat to the test.
 

What time is BBC Countryfile on TV?

This week BBC Countryfile is on at BBC One at 19:00 on Sunday 22 April 2018

My Countryside interview: Anita Rani

Anita Rani

Countryfile presenter Anita Rani talks about wild walks, hair-raising holidays and the importance of inner-city access to the great outdoors. 

Read the interview

 

Main image: Norfolk Broads/Credit: Getty

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