Countryside Conversations

Nancy Nicolson gets under the skin of characters from rural Scotland to find out what makes them tick.

Episodes

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Andrew Morrow - a Life with the red haired and horned Highland Cow.

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Andrew Morrow - a Life with the red haired and horned Highland Cow.

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Primrose Dunbar is a rarity - she's one of two female auctioneers in Scotland.

Nancy Nicolson examines the sacrifices she has made in order to survive in this male dominated world.

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Primrose Dunbar is a rarity - she's one of two female auctioneers in Scotland.

Nancy Nicolson examines the sacrifices she has made in order to survive in this male dominated world.

Primrose Dunbar is a rarity - she's one of two female auctioneers in Scotland. Nancy Nicolson examines the sacrifices she has made in order to survive in this male dominated world.

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3/6. Nancy Nicolson meets Clifford Henderson, a cockler based on the Solway Firth, who takes his boat round the UK searching for this lucrative little creature.

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Nancy Nicolson meets Clifford Henderson, a cockler based on the Solway Firth, who takes his boat round the UK searching for this lucrative little creature.

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Nancy Nicolson meets Clifford Henderson, a cockler based on the Solway Firth, who takes his boat round the UK searching for this lucrative little creature.

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4/6. Pakistani businessman Shahid Ali has made the North East village of Mintlaw his home, where his family runs a store. Nancy Nicolson hears why they chose to integrate with the local community.

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Pakistani businessman Shahid Ali has made the North East village of Mintlaw his home, where his family runs a store.

Nancy Nicolson hears why they chose to integrate with the local community.

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4/6.

Pakistani businessman Shahid Ali has made the North East village of Mintlaw his home, where his family runs a store.

Nancy Nicolson hears why they chose to integrate with the local community.

4/6. Pakistani businessman Shahid Ali has made the North East village of Mintlaw his home, where his family runs a store. Nancy Nicolson hears why they chose to integrate with the local community.

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5/6. Chef Jacqueline O'Donnell describes how the best ingredients, in the correct amounts, cooked in the right conditions can produce wonderful results.

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6/6.

Crofter Ena Macdonald works land on Europe's far north western coast, where the Atlantic Ocean meets North Uist.

But how has this remoteness shaped her attitudes to food production?

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6/6.

Crofter Ena Macdonald works land on Europe's far north western coast, where the Atlantic Ocean meets North Uist.

But how has this remoteness shaped her attitudes to food production?

6/6. Crofter Ena MacDonald works land on Europe's far north western coast, where the Atlantic Ocean meets North Uist. But how has this remoteness shaped her attitudes to food production?

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6/6. Crofter Ena MacDonald works land on Europe's far north western coast, where the Atlantic Ocean meets North Uist. But how has this remoteness shaped her attitudes to food production?

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Nancy Nicolson meets Clifford Henderson, a cockler based on the Solway Firth, who takes his boat round the UK searching for this lucrative little creature.

0320060729

Nancy Nicolson meets Clifford Henderson, a cockler based on the Solway Firth, who takes his boat round the UK searching for this lucrative little creature.

0420060805

Pakistani businessman Shahid Ali has made the North East village of Mintlaw his home, where his family runs a store.

Nancy Nicolson hears why they chose to integrate with the local community.

0420060805

Pakistani businessman Shahid Ali has made the North East village of Mintlaw his home, where his family runs a store.

Nancy Nicolson hears why they chose to integrate with the local community.

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5/6.

Chef Jacqueline O'Donnell describes how the best ingredients, in the correct amounts, cooked in the right conditions can produce wonderful results.

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5/6.

Chef Jacqueline O'Donnell describes how the best ingredients, in the correct amounts, cooked in the right conditions can produce wonderful results.

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Chef Jacqueline O'Donnell describes how the best ingredients, in the correct amounts, cooked in the right conditions can produce wonderful results.

0520060813

Chef Jacqueline O'Donnell describes how the best ingredients, in the correct amounts, cooked in the right conditions can produce wonderful results.

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Crofter Ena Macdonald works land on Europe's far north western coast, where the Atlantic Ocean meets North Uist.

But how has this remoteness shaped her attitudes to food production?

06 LAST20060820

Crofter Ena Macdonald works land on Europe's far north western coast, where the Atlantic Ocean meets North Uist.

But how has this remoteness shaped her attitudes to food production?