BBC Countryfile Live North
Castle Howard will host the first Countryfile Live event to be held in the North, the event linked to the BBC’s flagship rural affairs programme will take place from 15 – 18th August 2019.
With over 250,000 people having visited BBC Countryfile Live at Blenheim Palace since 2016, 2019 will see two events being staged with one at Castle Howard! BBC’s Countryfile is one of Britain’s most loved TV programmes, attracting over 5 million viewers each week and this year celebrated its 30th anniversary.
BBC Countryfile Live Castle Howard will include a range of features including the Village Green, the Countryfile Experience featuring the programmes presenters, the Wildlife Zone, Farming in Action and Passion for British Livestock. The new event will represent the best of the northern countryside and celebrate regional farming, capturing the essence of the Yorkshire countryside, in the county where presenter John Craven got his first break as a reporter on the Harrogate Advertiser.