Archive | December, 2012

To 2013 and beyond…

During the Christmas holidays I have been away from the Bald Explorer office, but as soon as January is upon us there is much to do. The next three progranmmes for the Community Channel need to be made ready, including a re-edit of the video ‘History You Can Touch’. This was my first foray into […]

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BE on the CC on Christmas Day!

How very exciting. I am very thrilled to say that the Community Channel is showing a triple bill of the Bald Explorer on Christmas Day from 11.30am. So now you can open all your festive presents while watching the intrepid adventurer as he clambers over some of Britain’s greatest heritage. I have to say I […]

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Final Preview of Canal Prog

Richard Vobes is the Bald Explorer seeking out Britain’s fabulous heritage. In this episode for the Community Channel, to air hopefully in January, he is exploring a lost canal that the Shrewsbury and Newport Canal Trust are eager to see back in water. Thomas Telford was involved towards the end of the construction and Richard […]

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Coracle on a Canal

I have been back in Shropshire filming more footage for the Bald Explorer over the last few days and on this occasion I had my son, Billy, to assist me. We had a number of key sequences to shoot including the opening, various pieces to camera and a coracle in the only surviving ‘looked after’ […]

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