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Maureen Lipman, Larry Lamb and Michael Buerk travel Britain exploring its heritage, history and tradition.

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Maureen Lipman, Larry Lamb and Michael Buerk are joined by former "Blue Peter" presenter Janet Ellis; Dover's military past; Western Heights; inside the White Cliffs; Hovercraft Museum; Janet Ellis goes behind the scenes at Greenham Common.
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Maureen Lipman, Larry Lamb and Michael Buerk are joined by singer Mica Paris; a 1920s locomotive; the workmanship of dresses made more than 250 years ago.
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Exploring the rolling hills of Lancashire's Ribble Valley, the inspiration for Middle Earth in "The Lord of the Rings"; secrets of dry stone walling; kitchen gardens and heritage vegetables.
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Scone Palace and the custodians of the "Stone of Scone," where centuries of Scottish kings were crowned; Michael Buerk rides the footplate of a heritage steam train in the Severn Valley.

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