Join popular countryman Jack Hargreaves, as he embarks on a series of delightful expeditions through the English countryside. Enjoy his unrivalled knowledge of the simple life - from angling to horsing and nature to gardening - and reminisce about how things used to be when the countryside was still the sole preserve of country folk.
25. Cod Fishing / Centenarian Angler The cold seas of the winter have brought the cod to the South Coast. On his 100th birthday an old man is taken out for a special days fishing. 26. Charcoal Burners / Pigeon Shooting The charcoal burners pursue the craft that first fed the smelting for the swordsmiths and now fills the pans of a thousand barbecues. 27. Long Distance Ride On the longest day in the year the long distance riders gather, with horses that have been trained like marathon runners. It needs more knowledge of horse-management than any other sport.