The Great Italian Escape

Episode Guide

Series 1 Episode Guide

Episode 1

Series 1 · Episode 1

In this first episode Richard and Sarah reveal the harsh truth of running their own holiday lets business whilst at the same time helping another family as they prepare to open the doors of their lovingly restored farmhouse on their very first rental season.

Episode 2

Series 1 · Episode 2

Sarah’s mother arrives, along with her rabbits, her chickens and a cat. Her plan is to stay through the summer but if she likes it she may well stay for good.

Episode 3

Series 1 · Episode 3

Six years ago Richard and Sarah quit the rat race in Leeds to live the good life in Tuscany.

Episode 4

Series 1 · Episode 4

Sarah investigates the possibility of growing beans on their farm after she and the children help to harvest a crop in the nearby region of Sorana. Meanwhile, Richard shows an English crime writer round a house that has just come on the market.

Episode 5

Series 1 · Episode 5

This week Sarah plants up the winter vegetable patch and decants fifty litres of summer cider into assorted bottles.

Episode 6

Series 1 · Episode 6

As summer draws to an end for the Turnbull family Richard tours the olive groves in preparation for the olive harvest in November.