Coast “Wexford to Killiney” 18 July 2022: Series 4 Episode 6 on BBC Four

Coast "Wexford to Killiney" 18 July 2022: Series 4 Episode 6 on BBC Four 11

Miranda Krestovnikoff goes in search of the beautiful and rare white-fronted goose, which makes an epic migration from Greenland to Ireland every year to feed on the rich grasses of the Wexford ‘Slobs’.

Dick Strawbridge takes a ride on ‘Brunel’s Folly’, the dramatic and dangerous coastal railway that the great engineer constructed to cling to the cliff face at Bray Head. Dick learns of the disasters the railway has faced since it opened in 1855.

Hermione Cockburn creates an earthquake on Killiney beach to discover how 160 years ago a local man, Robert Mallet, invented seismology, the study of earth tremors that has helped to save countless lives.

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The Coast team take a fascinating journey around the shores of the United Kingdom, uncovering stories that have made us the island nation we are today.

This show is broadcast on BBC Four, also known as the British Broadcasting Corporation.

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