Pilgrimage: The Road to Istanbul

Seven new famous faces take to the open road, as they follow a completely different pilgrimage. This time, in Pilgrimage: The Road To Istanbul, journalist Adrian Chiles, a converted Catholic; former politician Edwina Currie, a lapsed Jew; Olympian Fatima Whitbread, a practicing Christian; broadcaster Mim Shaikh and television presenter Amar Latif, both Muslims; and two confirmed atheist’s, comedian Dom Joly and actor Pauline McLynn; will live as simple pilgrims following an ancient military route to the historic city of Istanbul, which has been transformed into a modern-day path of peace.

Read all about the series and why the celebrities took part in The Radio Times: https://www.radiotimes.com/news/tv/2020-03-25/pilgrimage-road-to-istanbul-cast/

Watch all the episodes now at BBC iPlayer: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episodes/b09w7lc0/pilgrimage

It’s a truly insightful and enjoyable series that takes a look at how we all relate differently to faith

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Executive Producers Caroline Matthews and Colm Martin
Series Producer Harjeet Chhokar