Category Archives: Neil Oliver

Neil Oliver’s Rise of the Clans will air on BBC1 Scotland tonight at 9pm & on BBC4 tomorrow, 9pm

Neil Oliver’s Rise of the Clans sheds light on 14th century Britain and the story of Robert the Bruce. In the company of actors playing historical figures, Neil shares the bloody tale of Bruce and the Scottish clans who joined this guerrilla war against the English.

Tune in to BBC1 Scotland tonight at 9pm and BBC4 tomorrow, 4th December, at 9pm.

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See link here.

Neil Oliver’s third Series of Coast NZ receives rave review

“After three seasons of Coast New Zealand, most reasonable TV watchers will surely agree: Neil is the best Oliver…

“Every episode leaves you wanting more. He’s there at the start, to set the tone with his opening monologue, and at the end to bid us cheerio. But in between vast chunks of the show are presented by other people – engaging academics and popular local experts like geologist Hamish Campbell and marine biologist (slash professional stuntwoman) Jacky Geurts.”


“Each episode just about manages to fit a full school day’s syllabus in a broadcast hour. There’s always plenty of geography and history.”

Read the full article here

And you can watch Coast New Zealand on TVNZ on Demand right here.