Wildwood - A Journey Through Trees

Sean Baker reads from the late nature writer and conservationist Roger Deakin's travelogue, abridged by Julian Wilkinson.

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01Roots2007061820090309 (BBC7)
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Roger's journey starts from the walnut tree at his Suffolk home.

Nature writer and conservationist Roger Deakin's poetic travelogue starts with Suffolk in Springtime.

Read by Sean Baker.

Nature writer Roger Deakin's poetic travelogue starts with Suffolk in Springtime.

Nature writer and conservationist Roger Deakin's poetic travelogue starts with Suffolk in springtime. Read by Sean Baker.

01Roots2007061820090309 (BBC7)
20100201 (BBC7)
20101101 (BBC7)
20110815 (BBC7)
20120325 (BBC7)

Roger's journey starts from the walnut tree at his Suffolk home.

Nature writer and conservationist Roger Deakin's poetic travelogue starts with Suffolk in Springtime.

Read by Sean Baker.

Nature writer Roger Deakin's poetic travelogue starts with Suffolk in Springtime.

Nature writer and conservationist Roger Deakin's poetic travelogue starts with Suffolk in springtime. Read by Sean Baker.

02Sapwood2007061920090310 (BBC7)
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Roger recalls his boyhood passion for moths on a magical night in Essex.

Nature writer and conservationist Roger Deakin looks at moths with a group of Essex insect enthusiasts.

Read by Sean Baker.

Nature writer Roger Deakin looks at moths with a group of Essex insect enthusiasts.

02Sapwood2007061920090310 (BBC7)
20100202 (BBC7)
20101102 (BBC7)
20110816 (BBC7)

Roger recalls his boyhood passion for moths on a magical night in Essex.

Nature writer and conservationist Roger Deakin looks at moths with a group of Essex insect enthusiasts.

Read by Sean Baker.

Nature writer Roger Deakin looks at moths with a group of Essex insect enthusiasts.

03Wood Jazz2007062020090311 (BBC7)
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Wildwood: A Journey through Trees

3/5.

Wood Jazz

In North Wales, Roger celebrates the living outdoor sculptures of David Nash and hears the story behind one.

Nature writer Roger Deakin is in North Wales to celebrate the living outdoor sculptures of David Nash.

Read by Sean Baker.

Roger Deakin is in North Wales to celebrate the living outdoor sculptures of David Nash.

Nature writer Roger Deakin is in North Wales to celebrate the living outdoor sculptures of David Nash. Read by Sean Baker.

03Wood Jazz2007062020090311 (BBC7)
20100203 (BBC7)
20101103 (BBC7)
20110817 (BBC7)
20120422 (BBC7)

Wildwood: A Journey through Trees

3/5.

Wood Jazz

In North Wales, Roger celebrates the living outdoor sculptures of David Nash and hears the story behind one.

Nature writer Roger Deakin is in North Wales to celebrate the living outdoor sculptures of David Nash.

Read by Sean Baker.

Roger Deakin is in North Wales to celebrate the living outdoor sculptures of David Nash.

Nature writer Roger Deakin is in North Wales to celebrate the living outdoor sculptures of David Nash. Read by Sean Baker.

04Driftwood2007062120090312 (BBC7)
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Roger's journey takes him from France, where he delights in birdsong, to Australia, where he searches for bush plums.

Nature writer Roger Deakin marvels at forest birdsong in France and hunts bush plums with Aboriginal women.

Read by Sean Baker.

Roger Deakin looks at forest birdsong in France and hunts bush plums with Aboriginal women

Nature writer Roger Deakin marvels at forest birdsong in France and hunts bush plums with Aboriginal women. Read by Sean Baker.

04Driftwood2007062120090312 (BBC7)
20100204 (BBC7)
20101104 (BBC7)
20110818 (BBC7)
20120429 (BBC7)

Roger's journey takes him from France, where he delights in birdsong, to Australia, where he searches for bush plums.

Nature writer Roger Deakin marvels at forest birdsong in France and hunts bush plums with Aboriginal women.

Read by Sean Baker.

Roger Deakin looks at forest birdsong in France and hunts bush plums with Aboriginal women

Nature writer Roger Deakin marvels at forest birdsong in France and hunts bush plums with Aboriginal women. Read by Sean Baker.

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Nature writer Roger Deakin visits a library full of apples and returns home to lay a tree hedge by hand.

Read by Sean Baker.

Roger Deakin visits a library full of apples and returns home to lay a tree hedge by hand.

Roger returns home to lay a hedge by hand and to tend his last ash folly.

Nature writer Roger Deakin visits a library full of apples and returns home to lay a tree hedge by hand. Read by Sean Baker.

(05/05)

05 LASTHeartwood2007062220090313 (BBC7)
20100205 (BBC7)
20101105 (BBC7)
20110819 (BBC7)
20120506 (BBC7)

Nature writer Roger Deakin visits a library full of apples and returns home to lay a tree hedge by hand.

Read by Sean Baker.

Roger Deakin visits a library full of apples and returns home to lay a tree hedge by hand.

Roger returns home to lay a hedge by hand and to tend his last ash folly.

Nature writer Roger Deakin visits a library full of apples and returns home to lay a tree hedge by hand. Read by Sean Baker.

(05/05)