Edge of England
By Cole Moreton and Emily Jeffery
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Fascinating stories of people and places from the Deep South (of England), where the land meets the sea and anything can happen. Walking and talking by Beachy Head, Birling Gap, the Seven Sisters, the South Downs National Park, Eastbourne, Brighton, Sussex and beyond. Hosted by award-winning broadcasters Emily Jeffrey (Jerusalem Awards) and Cole Moreton (Radio Academy gold for Audio Moment of the Year, World's Best Radio Awards gold for Best Writing, BBC Radio award for best documentary).
||CleanEpisode Six: First Impressions||In which we end our first season of the Edge of England podcast by talking about our first impressions of this place and meeting Misgana, who came to the South Coast from Eritrea as a young girl, without really knowing why. It wasn't easy. Hers is a re||19 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode Five: Edgy Eastbourne||In which we listen to the sea, stare at the horizon, walk on the beach and argue about Debussy and his mistress, the Grand Hotel and the Posh Police, the Sovereign Light Platform, the golden haze in the sky and the impossibility of paddle boarding. The||12 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode Four: Cuckmere Haven||In which Cole and Emily go to the Coastguard Cottages at Cuckmere Haven and meet the cello virtuoso Anthony Albrecht, an Australian wanderer who has fallen in love with the place. We hear about the enchanting Lapwing Festival that he directs there, as p||24 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode Three: Hope Gap||In which Cole and Emily are taken to the almost-secret Hope Gap by best-selling children's author and brilliant storyteller Giles Paley-Phillips, who has loved it since he was a child. Encountering a film crew (making a movie with Bill Nighy), dinosaurs||31 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode Two: To The Lighthouse …||The fascinating story of the Belle Tout lighthouse, which perches on the edge of a 400ft drop. Cole and Emily explore the building and talk to the owner David Shaw who has brought the lighthouse back from the edge of ruin. With a king, a queen, a Spitfi||15 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode One: On The Edge …||16 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|