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Life of a Mountain: A Year on Blencathra

The sequel to Life of a Mountain: Scafell Pike sees award-winning film-maker Terry Abraham return to the Lake District to showcase ‘the people’s mountain’ – Blencathra.

This spectacular documentary looks at the lives of local residents, schoolchildren and visitors to the mountain with contributions from comedian Ed Byrne, broadcaster Stuart Maconie, mountaineer Alan Hinkes OBE and record-breaking fell runner Steve Birkinshaw. The documentary will be aired on BBC 4 on Sunday 17th February at 8.00pm.

Abraham’s breathtaking photography and stunning time-lapse sequences of this unique landscape will inspire newcomers and regular visitors alike.

'A beautiful portrait’ - The Daily Telegraph

Thursday, February 14, 2019