Escape to River Cottage

Hugh has decided to quit the bustle of London and take on the life of a smallholder at River Cottage, a former gamekeeper's cottage in Dorset. The aim is self-sufficiency; to grow his own vegetables and raise his own animals for food. Next year he returns with Return To River Cottage.
Hugh has decided to quit the bustle of London and take on the life of a smallholder at River Cottage, a former gamekeeper's cottage in Dorset. The aim is self-sufficiency; to grow his own vegetables and raise his own animals for food. Next year he returns with Return To River Cottage.

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The day has arrived for Hugh's pigs to go to slaughter. He intends to use "everything but the oink", so enlists the help of Ray and Victor. Then it's party-time to say thank you to everyone who has helped him over the summer.

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s1e6 Episode 6
April 22, 1999
The day has arrived for Hugh's pigs to go to slaughter. He intends to use "everything but the oink", so enlists the help of Ray and Victor. Then it's party-time to say thank you to everyone who has helped him over the summer.
Hugh decides that the river that give the cottage its name should contribute to his larder. So he has an eel trap made and puts it to use in the river.

He also spends the day as a pheasant beater being paid with pheasant not money for his day's work. The

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s1e5 Episode 5
April 15, 1999
Hugh decides that the river that give the cottage its name should contribute to his larder. So he has an eel trap made and puts it to use in the river. He also spends the day as a pheasant beater being paid with pheasant not money for his day's work. The
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Episode 1
March 18, 1999
March 18, 1999
Episode 1
Series Premiere
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Episode 2
March 25, 1999
March 25, 1999
Episode 2
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Episode 3
April 1, 1999
April 1, 1999
Episode 3
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Episode 4
April 8, 1999
April 8, 1999
Episode 4
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Episode 5
April 15, 1999
April 15, 1999
Episode 5
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Episode 6
April 22, 1999
April 22, 1999
Episode 6

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