Tag Archive for 'Giants of the West'

New BBC series examines British relationship with the sea

May 6th, 2011 by BBC

BBC Two begins a new four part series ‘Britain’s Secret Seas‘ on Sunday 8 May at 8 pm.  Guernsey will feature in the first programme. Giants of the West A few metres off the Cornish shore the team study Britain’s largest fish, the Basking Shark. Despite growing up to ten metres long little is known […]

Bioremedial clean-up of Guernsey’s Torrey Canyon quarry to feature on BBC 2 programme on Sunday 8 May

May 6th, 2011 by States of Guernsey Public Services Department

A BBC two documentary series will feature Public Services’ biological treatment project which is successfully cleaning up oil in the Torrey Canyon quarry. ‘Britain’s Secret Seas’, a four part series, looks at the seas around the coast of Britain. The clean up operation will feature in the first episode of the series entitled ‘Giants of […]