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BBC4 came to film our barometer at the Clovelly Lookout in February for their upcoming series about the history of weather forecastingfrom it’s beginnings to present day forecasting which helps businesses to maximise profits and to predict ever changing climates and weather patterns. . EPISODE 1: MEASURING WEATHER: FROM SUPERSTITION TO SCIENCE FITZROY’S LIFE TIME: 1780-1865  EPISODE 2 –WEATHER AND WAR FITZROY’S DEATH TO D-DAY (1865-1944) EPISODE 3: WEATHER AND MONEY POST-WAR

Clovelly features in 'Escape to the Country', BBC 1, on Tuesday 16 February at 3pm

[Photo:  Presenter Ellie Harrison with Jack Lowe and Duncan Davis] BBC One Country File came to film in Clovelly on 8 January with presenters Matt Baker and Ellie Harrison to find out what life is like for the residents once the tourists have gone.   The programme also featured The Lifeboat Station Project If you missed the episode, you can watch it until 21 February by clicking HERE