Ade in Britain Season 2
S02 E01Mar 4, 2013
North East Mar 4, 2013 Actor and comedian Adrian Edmondson embarks on another journey across Britain to meet traditional food producers and people continuing ancient customs. In the first edition, he visits the North East, where he tries his luck fishing for salmon and trout, learns the art of glass-blowing, and samples the regional delicacy of pease pudding and stotties
S02 E02Mar 5, 2013
The Peak District Mar 5, 2013 Adrian Edmondson heads to the Peak District, where he steps on to the auctioneer's podium at Leek livestock market and meets Britain's last maker of traditional horticultural sieves. The presenter also learns about the distinctive-looking poultry of the area and treats musician Andy Cutting to a local snack in the countryside
S02 E03Mar 6, 2013
Berkshire Mar 6, 2013 Adrian Edmondson travels to Berkshire, where he continues to explore Britain's traditional foods, crafts and customs. Today, he takes part in Hungerford's ancient Hocktide celebrations, mucks around with some pigs and tries his luck at the delicate art of fly-fishing. He then cooks up a much-loved regional pudding for a local silver band
S02 E04Mar 7, 2013
East Midlands Mar 7, 2013 Actor and comedian Adrian Edmondson travels to the East Midlands, continuing his search for unique British food and traditions. He goes on the factory floor to discover the history behind Northampton's shoe-making industry. Plus, he meets a couple who produce a local colourful cheese, and serves up a local soup for some falconers on Bosworth's famous battlefields
S02 E05Mar 8, 2013
Suffolk Mar 8, 2013 Adrian Edmondson heads to Suffolk, where he explores the county's unique British foods and traditional crafts. The presenter visits a cider-making business, has a go at the art of silk-weaving, is taught a 200-year-old method for curing ham and produces a famous local stew for some choral singers
S02 E06Mar 11, 2013
Cumbria Mar 11, 2013 Adrian Edmondson travels to Cumbria, where he continues to explore Britain's traditional foods, crafts and customs. Today, he learns about Kendal Mint Cake, tries his luck at fishing the traditional Viking way, discovers the history of rum in the region and makes a spicy cake for local cloggers.
S02 E07Mar 12, 2013
Norfolk Mar 12, 2013 Adrian Edmondson visits Norfolk, where he meets a local egg producer and tries his hand at making a corn doll. The presenter is also reunited with eel catcher Peter Carter, who he met in the previous series, to see him demonstrate his century-old punt gun in action.
S02 E08Mar 13, 2013
East Scotland Mar 13, 2013 Adrian Edmondson travels to eastern Scotland, where he continues to explore Britain's traditional foods and ancient customs. Today, he meets brothers who are brewing medieval heather ale, visits a family of sporran-makers and samples Highland beef. He then cooks up a nourishing Scottish broth for some local singers.
S02 E09Mar 14, 2013
Buckinghamshire Mar 14, 2013 Actor and comedian Adrian Edmondson travels to Buckinghamshire on his search for the region's finest British foods. He meets the last remaining Aylesbury duck breeder and builds his own traditional Windsor chair. He also joins the mayor at High Wycombe's ancient `weighing-in' ceremony and treats a male barbershop choir to an unusually named local dish in the grounds of the Claydon Estate.
S02 E10Mar 15, 2013
Yorkshire Mar 15, 2013 Adrian Edmondson explores the Yorkshire region, where his birthplace Bradford is located. Here he meets a group of metalworkers who allow him to try his hand at making cutlery, and goes tea-tasting in Harrogate. He also finds the time to create a snack for a choir using an unusual local recipe.
S02 E11Mar 18, 2013
Welsh Coast Mar 18, 2013 Adrian Edmondson explores the Welsh coast to discover the region's finest food and crafts. He meets a butter-maker who is ensuring her 100-year-old family recipe continues, takes to the river in a traditional coracle, enjoys a slice of Bara brith at Britain's oldest Women's Institute, and goes back in time when he visits a Victorian Punch and Judy show. He also cooks some local sausages.
S02 E12Mar 19, 2013
Staffordshire Mar 19, 2013 Adrian Edmondson heads to Staffordshire, where he learns about oatcakes, pays a visit to the region's Marmite factory and explores the Potteries, where he is taught the art of producing ceramics by hand. Before he leaves the county, the presenter also meets dancers keeping an unusual ceremony alive and prepares a local dessert.
S02 E13Mar 20, 2013
Northern Ireland Mar 20, 2013 Adrian Edmondson explores Northern Ireland to discover the country's finest foods and crafts. He visits a famous apple orchard, is taught the traditional art of basket weaving, and uses a local recipe to bake soda bread. A dance group provides entertainment while the host prepares an Irish delicacy.
S02 E14Mar 21, 2013
Cornwall Mar 21, 2013 Adrian Edmondson visits Cornwall, where he goes night fishing, joins a rowing race, samples some handmade ale and bakes biscuits for a group of harpists.
S02 E15Mar 22, 2013
London Mar 22, 2013 Adrian Edmondson is in the capital today to visit Billingsgate fish market to help prepare a traditional London dish of pie and eels with liquor sauce.
S02 E16Mar 25, 2013
Yorkshire Coast Mar 25, 2013 Adrian Edmondson is in Yorkshire roaming the North York Moors in search of some tasty mutton. He discovers where to find Whitby jet, a stone used to craft handmade jewellery.
S02 E17Mar 26, 2013
Devon Mar 26, 2013 Adrian Edmondson heads to Devon, where he learns about the oldest herd of red deer in Britain, is taught the basics of call-change bell ringing and meets some orange elephants roaming in the countryside. He also samples some local entertainment, courtesy of folk musician and singer Jackie Oates
S02 E18Mar 27, 2013
West Midlands Mar 27, 2013 Adrian travels to the West Midlands to discover the Balti Triangle, visits a pork scratching factory, learns how to make goat's cheese and has a spin in a handmade sports car.
S02 E19Mar 28, 2013
Jersey Mar 28, 2013 Ade in Britain takes our host, Ade Edmondson, from the Dales right across Britain as he uncovers the traditional British fayre which we all know and love.
S02 E20Mar 29, 2013
West Scotland Mar 29, 2013 Ade in Britain takes our host, Ade Edmondson, from the Dales right across Britain as he uncovers the traditional British fayre which we all know and love.
S02 E21Apr 1, 2013
Wales Inland Apr 1, 2013 Adrian Edmondson is in Wales today as he discovers the history of the Welsh Black cattle, learns how to make a Welsh blanket, and cooks up a local dish in the Brecon Beacons.
S02 E22Apr 2, 2013
Northumberland Apr 2, 2013 Adrian Edmondson heads for Northumberland where he scours the coastline for lobsters, meets a pigeon racer, and has a taste of summer at a local strawberry growers.
S02 E23Apr 3, 2013
Sussex Apr 3, 2013 Adrian Edmondson travels to Sussex to learn about its South Down sheep, has a go at making a cricket bat, and goes foraging for wild mushrooms in the woods.
S02 E24Apr 4, 2013
Shropshire Apr 4, 2013 Actor and comedian Adrian Edmondson travels to Shropshire, where he visits a food producer who is helping to keep local fruit from disappearing. Plus, he visits a historic teddy bear factory and finds out about the region's famous fidget pie
S02 E25Apr 5, 2013
Gloucestershire Apr 5, 2013 Adrian Edmondson travels to Gloucestershire, where he discovers a traditional method of making mustard and helps to prepare Britain's smelliest cheese. The actor and comedian also meets the country's last remaining master cooper
S02 E26Apr 8, 2013
North West Apr 8, 2013 Adrian Edmondson explores the North West of England to discover its finest food and crafts. He fulfils a childhood dream when he visits a sweet factory, goes underground to see a salt mine, and cooks up a seafarer's favourite for some shanty men at Liverpool's Albert Docks
S02 E27Apr 9, 2013
Essex Apr 9, 2013 Actor Adrian Edmondson heads to Essex, where he goes on a hunt for shellfish, visits a famous jam-maker and learns the traditional craft of horse-logging. Before he leaves the county, he cooks a treat for local folk band Mawkin
S02 E28Apr 10, 2013
Dorset Apr 10, 2013 Adrian Edmondson travels to Dorset, where he continues to explore Britain's traditional foods, crafts and customs. He meets a couple who farm mushrooms, learns the art of scything and visits the Great Dorset Steam Fair. Adrian also cooks a local dish for a children's step-dancing group in the grounds of Kingston Lacy, a 17th-century country house
S02 E29Apr 11, 2013
Lincolnshire Apr 11, 2013 Actor and comedian Adrian Edmondson visits the historic county of Lincolnshire, stopping at a family butchers that has been serving an unusual local delicacy since the 1900s. He also learns about the art of stone masonry at the top of Lincoln Cathedral, meets a farmer who keeps one of Britain's oldest breeds of cattle and cooks a regional snack for local folk singers
S02 E30Apr 12, 2013
County Down Apr 12, 2013 Actor and comedian Adrian Edmondson visits Co Down in Northern Ireland, where he explores the area's traditional foods and crafts. He spends a day harvesting potatoes, learns the secrets of one of the world's oldest fabrics, heads out on a boat in search of seaweed, and cooks a hearty dish for a family of award-winning local folk singers.