He then quipped: “Except maybe in some southern corners of Wiltshire, maybe we do still put people in stocks, I don’t know.”
Punishment has, thankfully, become more humane in the UK, and convicted felons no longer have to spend long stretches of time with their extremities trapped in medieval wooden devices.
However, A Massive Hunt nevertheless offered a brief reminder that certain cruel practices are still in place in less fortunate parts of the world.
The Grand Tour presents… A Massive Hunt will be released on Friday, December 18 on Amazon Prime Video.
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