Page last updated at 09:27 GMT, Tuesday, 16 September 2008 10:27 UK

How to revive a chalk giant


The Cerne Abbas chalk giant on a Dorset hillside is one of the most striking landmarks in the UK.

Alison Harper discovered how the National Trust keeps the 180ft "Rude Man" looking fresh after a wet summer.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2019 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific