Islands of Britain (TV series)

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Islands of Britain
Presented by Martin Clunes
Country of origin United Kingdom
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 3
Producer(s) Martin Small
Claire Meech
Rebecca Saponiere
Running time 45 minutes
Production company(s) ITV Productions
Original network ITV
Original release 3 May – 17 May 2009
Related shows Islands of Oz

Islands of Britain is a 2009 documentary series, filmed over the summers of 2008 and 2009, hosted by Martin Clunes, which visited a number of the islands that lie off the coast of Great Britain.


Episode 1: The North[edit]

Visited Muckle Flugga, Forewick Holm, and Unst in the Shetland Islands then Lewis and Harris, Eigg and Barra in the Outer Hebrides.

Episode 2: The West[edit]

Visited Piel Island[1] in Cumbria, Islay in the Inner Hebrides, the Isle of Man, and Rathlin off the coast of Northern Ireland.

Episode 3: The South[edit]

Visited Guernsey and Sark in the Channel Islands, St. Michael's Mount, and St Martin's, St Mary's, St Agnes, and Bishop Rock in the Isles of Scilly.

International adaptation[edit]

An Australian version of the series titled Islands of Oz will air on the Seven Network in 2016, which will be co-produced by Buffalo Pictures and hosted by Clunes.[2]


  1. ^ Jon Granger (2008-09-23). "TV Star Martin Clunes Hails New King of Piel". NorthWest Evening Mail. 
  2. ^ Knox, David (21 March 2016). "Cameras roll on Islands of Oz". TV Tonight. Retrieved 21 March 2016. 

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