Where is Countryfile visiting this week and what time is it on BBC1?

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17th September 2018
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What is on BBC Countryfile this week?

The British Isles' top shepherds and their collies descend on the small village of Llansteffan in south Wales as Countryfile hosts One Man and His Dog 2018.

Teams from England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland are all competing for the coveted trophy, each team made up of a senior shepherd and the up-an-coming talent of a youngster.

This year the seniors take on trailing's most difficult discipline, 'the brace' - working two dogs at the same time, and our youngsters have an average age of just 11 years.

Whilst Matt Baker takes to the commentary box, Anita Rani explores the Llansteffan ferry, making its return after 60 years, and which for generations has connected two communities across the Tywi estuary. Anita also hunts for one of the area's richest natural resources - cockles.

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What time is BBC Countryfile on TV

This week BBC Countryfile is on BBC One at 19:00 on Sunday 23 September 2018.

 

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