Films and TV shows set in the 1900s-1940s - part 2
Luscious at the movies: Films and TV shows set in the 1900s-1940s - part 2 including 20th century period dramas...
My Yorkshire Herriotage: Back to the Dales in search of the scenery that made a TV hit
Robert Hardy, Christopher Timothy and Peter Davison as Siegfried Farnon, James Herriot, and Tristan Farnon in All Creatures Great and Small. The dog is an overly pampered and often ill Pekinese named "Trickie Woo".
Skeldale House, in Thirsk, Yorkshire. James Herriot (Alf Wight)'s practice was here. It's now a museum.
The World of James Herriot Museum in Thirsk, North Yorkshire
James Herriot is the pen name of James Alfred Wight, OBE, FRCVS also known as Alf Wight, an English veterinary surgeon and writer. Wight is best known for his semi-autobiographical stories, often referred to collectively as All Creatures Great and Small, a title used in some editions and in film and television adaptations.
All Creatures Great and Small
James Herriot's Cat Stories: James Herriot, Lesley Holmes: 9780312113421: Amazon.com: Books
Alf Wight at his surgery in Thirsk. All_Creatures_Great_And_Small James_Herriot North Yorkshire
'All Things Bright & Beautiful' by James Herriot. Cover illustration by Tom Duxbury