Laverstoke Distillery: Ep. 2 - Flood of Tears

National Geographic

Italian coppersmiths assemble their giant gin stills on site, and we visit Kew Garden to see the inspiration for Laverstoke Mill's glass-house gardens. Deep in the river bed, civil engineers struggle to overcome never-ending floods and blocked pipes in their effort to lay the foundations for Thomas Heatherwick's glass houses. Have their carefully laid plans been scuppered by a potentially catastrophic flood?
Aired:
May 16, 2019
Watch Until:
May 30, 2019