The Old Road

Patrick Muirhead retraces the footsteps of Hilaire Belloc who, in 1899, walked from Winchester to Canterbury in the hope of uncovering traces of what he believed was the first English road.

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01Ross Noble Goes Global20150510 (BBC7)
20150511 (BBC7)

Patrick Muirhead retraces Hilaire Belloc's 1899 journey from Winchester to Canterbury.

Patrick Muirhead retraces writer Hilaire Belloc's 1899 journey from Winchester to Canterbury. From December 1999.

01Winchester And Away19991227
02On Foot Through The Surrey Hills1999122820150517 (BBC7)
20150518 (BBC7)

Patrick Muirhead retraces writer Hilaire Belloc's 1899 journey along the Pilgrims' Way.

Patrick Muirhead retraces writer Hilaire Belloc's 1899 journey along the Pilgrims' Way, through the Surrey Hills. From December 1999.

03A Small Detour1999122920150524 (BBC7)
20150525 (BBC7)

Patrick Muirhead visits Belloc's house. From December 1999.

Patrick Muirhead retraces Hilaire Belloc's 1899 walk from Winchester to Canterbury. Today he visits Belloc's house. From December 1999.

04Journey's End20150531 (BBC7)
20150601 (BBC7)

Patrick Muirhead retraces Hilaire Belloc's 1899 walk from Winchester to Canterbury.

Patrick Muirhead retraces Hilaire Belloc's 1899 walk from Winchester to Canterbury. Today he arrives in Canterbury. From December 1999.

04 LASTJourney's End19991230