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David Dimbleby in Harwich to film new BBC series
6:00pm Tuesday 1st October 2013 in News
HARWICH is to star in a new TV arts show fronted by veteran broadcaster David Dimbleby.
The Question Time frontman is sailing around Britain in his cutter Rocket for a new BBC1 series about the rich heritage of the coasts maritime art and culture.
The TV presenter was shown around the Electric Palace Theatre, Treadmill Crane and Maritime Museum in the Low Lighthouse by the Harwich Society.
Chairman Colin Farnell hopes the four-part series - which has the working title 'Britain and the Sea' - will help promote Harwich.