Television presenter and gardener Alan Titchmarsh embarks on a fantastic summer journey across the British Isles.
Along the way, Alan listens to the first-hand stories from those most durable of island creatures, the Briton.
EPISODE 1 A Blackpool hotelier, a butterfly expert, a surf instructor and group of buskers tell their particular Great British Summer stories.
EPISODE 2 The extraordinary summer of 2006 saw the hottest July on record, and we follow the birds, butterflies and great British people as they bask in the summer sunshine.
EPISODE 3 The quaint Kent villages of Well Hill and Chelsfield compete in the annual vegetable-growing competition.
EPISODE 4 Brits wring out the last drops of spirit over the Bank Holiday weekend, but watch out, there could be trouble on the roads.