Land of the Midnight Sun


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Land of the Midnight Sun

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1. (Placename) any land north of the Arctic Circle, which has continuous daylight throughout the short summer, esp N parts of Norway, Sweden, and Finland
2. (Placename) an informal name for Lapland
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The intrepid group will visit the land of the Midnight Sun to dog sled over 200 km from a base camp into the wilds of Europe's most northern country.
That's Norwegian for "Operation Darlington Reunion - 30 Years" - mainly because the chief organisers were, indeed, from the Land of the Midnight Sun.
Tyneside may not be the land of the midnight sun right now but neither is it a place of constant darkness.
They quit the UK after falling in love with the region and live six months of the year in the land of the midnight sun.
Seven days on and this latest programme - a satisfyingly well-balanced one, part of this season's folk-orientated Between Worlds theme - saw the orchestra and audience heading north towards the Land of the Midnight Sun.
ALEXANDER ARMSTRONG IN THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN ITV, 9pm The presenter continues his epic 8,000-mile journey halfway around the Arctic Circle deep in mid-winter.
ALEXANDER ARMSTRONG IN THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN (ITV, 9pm) SOMEWHERE beneath approximately 17 layers of clothing, in case you can't quite tell, is Alexander Armstrong, inset, continuing his 8,000-mile journey around the Arctic Circle.
uk, 0800 566 8901 Just like Alexander Armstrong on ITV series Land of the Midnight Sun, you can hop on a Hurtigruten ship.
Alexander Armstrong in the Land of the Midnight Sun ITV Wales, ITV West, 9pm He's not just on a mission to take over TV - somewhere between presenting Pointless and being the new voice of Danger Mouse, Alexander Armstrong has also found time to squeeze in an 8,000-mile journey halfway around the Arctic Circle.
ALEXANDER ARMSTRONG IN THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN (Wednesday, ITV, 9pm) THE television presenter and comedian takes on an epic 800-mile journey halfway around the Arctic Circle deep in mid-winter, a spectacular but deadly time of year to see the unforgiving, ice-bound region.
Episode two is on Thursday, also at 9pm neW WEDNESDAY, STV, 9PM Alexander Armstrong in the Land of the Midnight Sun The popular comic and actor, left, embarks on an epic 8000-mile journey halfway around the Arctic Circle.