Griff Rhys Jones goes behind the scenes with National Trust Wales for new show
Many who visit areas all over Wales like to take advantage of the superb National Trust facilities while they are in the vicinity. Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens near some of our Menai strait holiday cottages springs to mind. But now TV personality Griff Rhys Jones is giving viewers the chance to see what goes on behind the scenes in the National Trust in Wales in a new four-episode as he opens the door to previously unseen every day occurrences for the BBC series. The Wales-born star took time over both the spring and summer in order to film with the Trust's staff, volunteers and supporters to document how they overcome the complexities and intricacies involved in looking after some of Wales's national treasures. Griff delves in to what challenges the staff are up against from looking after archaeological sites, coping with rising sea levels, conserving the landscape and even encouraging people to visit and enjoy destinations. BBC's National Treasures will see Griff Rhys Jones explore and discover all the many difficult tasks and resolutions the hard working teams at the National Trust have to make as a conservation charity. If you would like to watch this insightful and intriguing series here are the dates they will be aired: BBC Four at 9.30pm o Tuesday 4 November o Tuesday 11 November o Tuesday 18 November o Tuesday 25 November
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