The broadcaster explores the life of the novelist and examines the locations that inspired her, as well as uncovering the real events behind some of her greatest stories. He begins by visiting Austen’s birthplace of Steventon in Hampshire and the church there where her father was rector, as well as the house in Chawton where she wrote all her novels.
Original title In Jane Austen's Footsteps with Gyles Brandreth
First air date Mar. 31, 2021
Last air date Mar. 31, 2021