M62 motorway farmhouse
The 18th century farmhouse, which stands on an island in the middle of the M62 motorway. The Dept. of Transport plans to widen the road which will mean that shepherd Ken Wild will lose a further 15ft from the 100ft piece of land.
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Customs and Traditions - Maldon Mud Race
Competitors take part in the annual Maldon Mud Race in Maldon, Essex. Dozens of competitors skidded and slid through slimy black mud and ice cold water in the annual race from one bank of a river to the other. The race, which started in 1973, is set on the River Blackwater in the historic town. Competitors set off at low tide from one bank and wade or swim through the waist high water to the other side.
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Shetland Pony Downs Pints in Gloucester
Sparky the Shetland Pony downs a pint of Arkell 3B at his local the Globe Inn in Sandhurst, Gloucester. The Shetland Pony is fussy about his drinks and turns his nose up at Cider, Alcopops and Larger but is very partial to a pint of Arkells 3B. He earns his beer money by giving cart rides to the local children.
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