Nick Crane

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Nick is a geographer, author and broadcaster.

In recent years, Nick has become best known for presenting the BBC2 TV series’ Map Man, Coast, Great British Journeys, Britannia and Town. Since 2004, Nick has been the lead presenter on more than 80 BBC films.

Nick’s travels include a solo, 10,000-kilometre, mountain-walk across Europe from Cape Finisterre in Spain, to Istanbul in Turkey, and a bicycle ride across the Himalayas, Tibet and Gobi Desert to the geographical centre of Asia. In 1988, Nick travelled by horse and foot for six weeks through the Hindu Kush mountains of Afghanistan, gathering data on war damage for the refugee relief agency Afghanaid and for the United Nations.