A celebration of James Herriot and his world, with favourite stories from his books and insights into his life and work.
James Herriot (1916-1995) was the pen name of James Alfred 'Alf'
Wight, whose tales of veterinary practice and country life in the
Yorkshire Dales have delighted generations. Many of Herriot's works
- including All Creatures Great and Small, All Things
Bright and Beautiful, All Things Wise and Wonderful,
The Lord God Made Them All and Every Living Thing -
became international bestsellers and have been adapted for film and
Rosie Page and Jim Wight are Herriot's children. Rosie became a doctor and Jim was a vet.