Transportation -- Trains/Railways

Last Edited: 02-Jul-2017 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Broadcast source is BBC Radio Four unless otherwise indicated. Recording quality is considered good unless otherwise indicated.

Videos
    Great Railway Journeys and Great Little Railways
    Great British Railway Journeys
    Great Continental Railway Journeys
    Great American Railroad Journeys


Date Title Cast Parameters
20-Jan-1936 Unusual Recordings - Some Famous Trains
narrated by H Lynton Fletcher
13:03, 24542, s
"R3"
01-May-1960
On Railways - P Ransome-Wallis Studies Mallard
P Ransome-Wallis 
8:01, 15045, M
Regional
09-Jul-1978
Steam Scene
Nesta Taylor, Brian Holden
13:53, 26052, s
BBC WS
04-Jan-1990
Indian Railway Journey

28:39, 26798, S
18-Oct-1997
AGENDA British Rail
Privatisation, the Franchised Operating
Companies and the Public Sector
No credits
26:34, 37361, S
13-Feb-1999
Behind the Iron Horse -- History of American Railroads
Ludovic Kennedy
Partial credits
27:42, 6496, m
27-Feb-2003
05-Mar-2003
Back to Beeching
  1. Beeching’s Legacy
  2. Bleak Future, Forgotten Tracks
 
28:37, 20124, S
28:39, 20155, S
29-Mar-2003
05-Apr-2003
Indian Locomotion
Bombay to Calcutta
Mark Tully
Produced by Vanessa Harrison
27:48, 19554, S
27:58, 19673, S
27-Jan-2004
File on 4 – Train Leasing Companies
Alan Whitehouse
 
09-Nov-2004
16-Nov-2004
23-Nov-2004
30-Nov-2004
07-Dec-2004
Subway -- New York, A Train Centennial
  1. Employees
  2. Construction
  3. Subway Crime
  4. Fans or “Foamers”
  5. The Passengers
Joe Queenan
Produced by Miles Ward
13:58, 13110, S
13:54, 13043, S
13:57, 13085, S
14:01, 13156, S
13:55, 13049, S
19-Jul-2006
Steam Driven -- Modernised locomotives
Claire Barratt
Produced by Alan Dolby
28:11, 26438, S
03-Sep-2006
Reunion – Rail Privatisation
Sue MacGregor
Produced by Christina Capsiou
42:05, 39462, S
16-Sep-2006
Changing Trains: The 125 at 30
Paul Allen
Produced by Julian May
28:02, 26283, S
18-Dec-2006
13-Apr-2007
When the Whistle Blows
Diane Hope
Readings by Jeff Norcross
Produced by Diane Hope and Matt Thompson
14:01, 13144, S
26-Mar-2007 to
30-Mar-2007
Terminates Here
Lemn Sissay
Produced by Philip Sellers
14:14, 13355, S
13:59, 13111, S
13:44, 12886, S
14:14, 13345, S
14:14, 13357, S
05-Feb-2008
File on Four – Inspections miss track faults
Julian O'Halloran
Produced by Rob Cave
36:31, 34236, S
BBC R5:
01-Aug-2008
Up All Night –
40th anniversary of the disappearance of UK steam
 
103:31, 97060, S
101:39, 95313, S
BBC R5:
02-Jan-2009
Up All Night – American Steam Night
  1. Miami's Gold Coast Railroad Museum
  2. Ed Ellis at the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad
  3. Larry Tye and the story of the Pullman Porters
  4. Larry Tye and the story of the Pullman Porters
  5. A ride over the La Veta Pass on the Rio Grande
    Scenic railroad
 
22:33, 21154, S
23:21, 21980, S
28:24, 26629, S
24:14, 22729, S
21:42, 20359, S
18-Oct-2009
Runaway Train
Wesley MacDonald,
produced by Russel Finch
13:53, 13027, S
27-Oct-2010
The Ghost Trains of Old England
Ian Marchant
produced by Jolyon Jenkins
27:58, 26225, S
24-Jun-2011
Reversing Dr Beeching
Douglas Fraser
produced by David Stenhouse and Lucy Lloyd
27:51, 26112, S
13-Aug-2011
20-Aug-2011
Interrail Tales
  1. The Early Years: 1972-1990
  2. 1990 to the Present Day
Miranda Sawyer
produced by Leslie McAlpine
27:39, 25878, S
27:45, 25968, S
29--Jun-2012 You Must Take the A Train
Adam Gopnik
Producer: Judith Kampfner
27:40, 25895, S
19-Dec-2012 Train Hopping in the USA
Peter Bowes
Producer: Sara Jane Hall
27:52, 26080, S
09-Oct-2013
The Station
Chris Watson
Producer Sarah Blunt
27:35, 25809, S

Videos
Date Title Cast Parameters
GPO
1936
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UK Chn 4
Television
South
1980
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ITV

Night Mail

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Night Mail 2



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Crossings (Night Mail 3)
South Bank Show
John Grierson
Poem by WH Auden
Music by Benjamin Britten
---
Poetry by Blake Morrison,
read by Alan Dobie
Music by James Harpham
Produced by Peter Williams
---

AVI VIDEO
22:08, 238696

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AVI VIDEO
25:16, 238598


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AVI VIDEO
22:22, 238614
BBC TV
1952
Children's Newsreel - A Dogs Day Out   AVI VIDEO
no sound
4:15, 22167
BBC TV4
undated
Elizabethan Express (London Kings Cross to
Edinburgh Waverly)
Brritish Transport Film
written by Paul Le Saux
spoken by Howard Marion Crawford
and Alan Wheatley
directed by Tony Thompson
produced by Edgar Anstey
AVI VIDEO
19:35, 184252
BBC TV4
unknown
John Betjeman Goes by Train
King's Lynn to Hunstanton
John Betjeman
British Transport Film
AVI VIDEO
9:53, 92186
BBC TV
1962
Men of Steam --  Great Western Railway introduced by John Betjeman
produced by Michael Croucher
MP4 VIDEO
29:49, 174839
BBC TV
1963
Lets Imagine - A Branch Line Railway (Evercreech
and environs)
John Betjeman
no closing credits
MP4 VIDEO
25:58, 151026
BBC TV
27-Mar-1963
Tonight - Railways no credits AVI VIDEO
2:41, 14004
BBC TV2
07-May-1964
Time Out - The Four Steamers no credits AVI VIDEO
27:59, 145518
BBC TV
1966
Blue Peter - John Noakes on the Flying Scotsman   AVI VIDEO
5:36, 29204
BBC TV
1969
4472 - Flying Scotsman directed by Tony Wheeler MP4 VIDEO
40:06, 442524
BBC Two
03-Mar-1969
How They Dug the Victoria Line Directors Bob Privett, Donald Washbourne
Producers John Shearman, Harry Hastings
MP4 Video
39:22, 691759
BBC TV1
4-Nov-1969
Tuesday Documentary -
Engines Must Not Enter the Potato Siding
Narrator Roger Snowdon
written by Terry Coleman
Producer Malcolm Brown
MP4 VIDEO
47: 00, 274055
BBC TV
1973
Metro-Land with John Betjeman (Metropolitan
Railway) includes secondary program Metropolitan
Railway in the News
written and presented by John Betjeman
produced by Edward Mirzoeff
AVI VIDEO
63:15, 716800
BBC TV2
04-May-1975
The World About Us --
The Romance of Indian Railways
narrated by James Cameron, Michael Satow
produced by Colin Luke
MP4 VIDEO
49:39, 290750
23-Sep-1975 Nationwide Martin Young AVI VIDEO
10:36, 55202
BBC TV
1977
With a Fine Feeling for Steam --
the Strathspey Railway
narrated by Donny B Macleod
produced by Micheal Marshall
MP4 VIDEO
24:49, 273362
BBC TV2
30-Nov-1979
The Rainhill Story: Stephenson's Rocket written and presented by Anthony Burton
produced by Martin L Bell
MP4 VIDEO
48:59, 287138
BBC TV2
02-Dec-1979
Steam into Summer narrated by Tom Salmon
produced by David Spires
AVI VIDEO
29:19, 152839
BBC TV
1980
The Past at Work - Railway Mania (Yorkshire) written and presented by Anthony Burton
produced by Suzanne Davies
MP4 VIDEO
24:52, 144051
BBC TV2
20-Mar-1980
The Getaways - Bluebell Bob Bamborough, Alan Cobden, Tom
Dobson, Bernard Holden, Mark Purkiss,
Ian Wright
produced by John Coleman
AVI FILE
29:32, 153550
BBC TV2
21-Dec-1980
The Great Railway Cavalcade -
Rocket 150 at Rainhill
Brian Redhead, David Jenkinson
directed by Martin L Bell
MP4 VIDEO
59:21, 348483
BBC TV4
1981
Hindsight - Lord Beeching Eric Robson
PRoduced by Alan Dobson
AVI VIDEO
29:50, 306240
BBC TV1
22-Nov-1981
See Hear! -- East Somerset Railway
Martin Colville, Jeff Bown
produced by Peter Dunkley
AVI VIDEO
6:44, 34836
ITV
1982
Steam on the Settle and Carlisle narrated by Allan Cartner
produced and directed by William Caartner
AVI VIDEO
26:03, 187339
BBC TV4
1983
London to Brighton in Three-and-a-Half Minutes Soundtrack: Kim McCroddan
Produced by: Nigel Haunch
AVI VIDEO
4:13, 51176
BBC West
1984
Return to Evercreech Junction Mike Arlett
produced by Dennis Dick
MP4 VIDEO
29:20, 299429
BBC West
1986
All Change at Evercreech Junction written and narrated by Gwyn Richards
produced by Andrew Johnston
MP4 VIDEO
29:55, 305497
BBC TV
1986
Steam Days
  1. Travels with a Duchess
  2. The Fishing Line
  3. The Quest for Speed
  4. Workhorses
  5. Going Great Western
  6. A Tale of Two Scotsmen
written and presented by Miles Kington
produced by Peter Walton and Neil Cameron
MP4 VIDEO
29:16, 171927
29:14, 169515
29:21, 171850
28:42, 170139
29:34, 171533
29:21, 173611
Ivo Peters
1986
Ivo Peters - Steam Trains
  1. Somerset & Dorset Railway 1
  2. Somerset & Dorset Railway 2
  3. Westmorland and Scotland
  4.  
  5.  Steam in 1960
  6.  
  7. Steam in 1961
  8. Steam in 1962
narrated by Nigel Farrell, Peter Woods
produced by Jeremy English
AVI VIDEO
56:00, 195044
44:18, 202976
51:36, 236416

58:22, 267450

58:17, 267078
51:39, 236636

BBC West
1988
The Seaside Trains
The Friendly Line to Burnham
(includes clips from 1963 John Betjeman program)
narrated by Gwyn Richards
produced by Andrew Johnston
MP4 VIDEO
29:38, 302599
BBC TV
1988
The Train Now Departing
  1. The Long Drag
  2. The West Highlander
  3. The Holiday Line
  4. Steam on the Isle of Man
  5. Lines of Industry
  6. The Survivors
written and narrated by Anthony Smith
produced by Andrew Johnston, Brian Hawkins
MP4 VIDEO
29:52, 174892
29:08, 169575
29:48, 175935
29:35, 171139
28:29, 167286
29:20, 171119
BBC TV2
12-Oct-1989
Secret Nature
  • Steam and Wildlife
photographed and produced by
Andrew Cooper
AVI VIDEO
29:14, 152938
1992
Railway Roundabout
  1. 1958
  2. 1959
  3. 1960
  4. 1961
  5. 1962
  6. End of the Line
  7. Revisited
Narrator Peter Woods
Filmed by Patrick Whitehouse and
John Adams
Script and Research by
Patrick Whitehouse
and Jeremy English
Edited and Produced by
Jeremy English
AVI VIDEO
54:48, 1019484
55:44, 1036942
51:08, 951277
51:30, 958176
54:24, 1012179
52:51, 982829
49:53, 927926
1994
Michael Marsden, V3, Carlisle
Michael Marsden
AVI VIDEO
59:01, 1099231
BBC Two
28-Nov-1995
The Limit --
Trickiest Tunnel
Robbie Coltrane, Hugh Doherty
Series Producer Martin Mortimore
Producer Emma Swain
MP4 Video
29:12, 508550
TF Associates
1996
British Steam in the 1950's and 60's
volumes 1 and 2
compiled and produced by Michael Tiddy
and Nigel Fletcher
AVI VIDEO
57:57, 569129
57:48, 567646
Transport Video
c. 1996
Deltics
  1. 1955-1978
  2. 1979-1982
presented by David Maxey
narrated by Michael McClain
edited and directed by Ken Carr
AVI VIDEO
42:58, 477182
59:42, 477188
VIDEO 125
202
Cab Ride - Settle to Carlisle
narrated by Geoff Druett
written and produced by Peter Middleton
AVI VIDEO
98:04, 709152
DISCOVERY
02-Sep-2002 to
04-Nov-2002
Mark Williams On the Rails
  1. Cornish Steam Giant
  2. George Stephenson
  3. Brunel
  4. Moving Mountains
  5. Carriage Kings
  6. Death on the Tracks
  7. Big Country
  8. Speed and Power
  9. Going Underground
  10. Diesel Generation
Mark Williams
  1. produced and directed by James
    Castle
  2. directed by Chris Barker
  3. directed by Chris Barker
  4. directed by Clare Dornan
  5. directed by Clare Dornan
  6. directed by Clare Dornan
  7. produced and directed by James
    Castle
  8. produced and directed by
    Caroline Hawkins
  9. directed by Clare Dornan
  10. produced and directed by James
    Castle
AVI VIDEO
23:07, 176046
23:09, 176044
23:17, 176054
23:17, 176034
23:28, 176012
23:31, 176032
23:05, 176040
23:07, 176056
23:25, 176052
23:09, 176046
BBC TV 4
2005
Monsoon Railway narrated by John Simm
Director Gerry Troyna
AVI VIDEO
51:47, 516304
47:54, 477960
Transport
Video
c 2005
Steam on the Grade

AVI VIDEO
69:09, 679053
BBC TV 4
2007
Bombay Railway
  1. Pressure
  2. Dreams
narrated by Bernard Hill
Director Gerry Troyna
AVI VIDEO
59:24, 716812
59:07, 716812
Telerails
2007
The Lost Railways Peter Fairhead
produced and directed by Steve
le Cheminant
MP4 VIDEO
58:28, 707652
BBC TV4
2008
Timeshift - The Last Days of Steam produced and directed by George Chan MP4 VIDEO
58:57, 664580
BBC TV 4
2008
Absolutely Chuffed --
The Men Who Built a Steam Engine
written and narrated by Tom Ingall
produced by directed by Marcel Guillou and
Tom Ingall
AVI VIDEO
29:02, 238284
BBC TV4
2008
Between the Lines - Railways in Fiction and Film written and presented by Andrew Martin
produced and directed by Sebastian Barfield
AVI VIDEO
58:45, 614066
BBC TV4
2008
Repeat 2016
Ian Hislop Goes off the Rails Ian Hislop
produced and directed by Deborah Lee
MP4 VIDEO
59:14, 728963
BBC TV4
2008
Nation on Film - The British Transport Films narrated by Jessica Whittaker
produced by Richard Taylor
AVI VIDEO
38:48, 357504
BBC TV1
Regionals
26-Oct-2008
Down the Line -- Reassessing the Beeching Report
  1. London and the South East
  2. North West
  3. South
  4. South West
  5. West Midlands
  6. West
  7. North East
  8. East Midland
  9. East -- Crane's Trains and Automobiles
  10. Yorkshire and Lincolnshire
  1. Edwina Currie
    written and produced by Tony Francis
  2. Stuart Maconie
    produced and directed by Robin Anderson
  3. Joe Crowley
    produced and directed by David Ellery
  4. Dick Strawbridge
    directed by Neil Cole
  5. Pete Waterman
    produced and directed by John Boam
  6. Simon Calder
    directed by Ray Tostevin
  7. Wayne Hemingway
    produced and directed by Richard Maude
  8. Pete Waterman
    produced and directed by Charles Hunter
  9. Nicholas Crane
    produced and directed by Clive Dunn
  10. Adam Hart Davis
    produced and directed by Nick Finnis
AVI VIDEO
  1. 29:22, 238626
  2. 28:57, 234864
  3. 28:56, 237414
  4. 28:59, 254770
  5. 28:58, 239230
  6. 29:00, 254746
  7. 28:56, 238522
  8. 28:54, 232448
  9. 29:13, 232704
  10. 29:12, 232766
BBC TV4
02-Oct-2008 to
06-Nov-2008
Railway Walks with Julia Bradbury
  1. The Peak Express
  2. Discovering Snowdonia
  3. The Birth of Steam
  4. The Whisky Train
  5. Harbouring History
  6. Gateway to the Highlands
Julia Bradbury
produced and directed by Owen Rodd
#3-5 filmed and directed by Janusz Ostrowski
AVI VIDEO
29:00, 306746
28:58, 238324
28:59, 238394
28:58, 237878
28:59, 238378
29:00, 238706
BBC Four
09-Oct-2008
Time Shift -
Between The Lines, Railways in Fiction and Film
Andrew Martin
Producer/director Sebastian Barfield
AVI Video
58:57, 717676
BBC TV
2010
Indian Hill Railways
  1. The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway
  2. The Nilgiri Mountain Railway
  3. The Kalka-Shimla Railway
narrated by Bernard Hill
produced by Gerry Troyna
MP4 VIDEO
59:00, 649497
59:04, 649862
59:04, 650050
BBC TV4
2012
The Golden Age of Steam Railways
  1. Narrow Gauge Preservation
  2. Standard Gauge Preservation
narrated by Jenny Agutter
produced and directed by David Parker
AVI VIDEO
58:59, 498320
59:00, 498504
unknown The Classic Steam Train Collection
  1. King for a Day -- King Edward I (Didcot
    to Bristol and return)
  2. Green Arrow Goes West
  3. Taw Valley -- Orient Express Steam
  4. Flying Scotsman - A Year in the Life
  5. Clan Line - A Day in the Life
  6. Black Five -- Green Train
  7. Castle and Manor on the Torbay Express
  8. The Western Engines -- Driving & Firing
no credits or date MP4 VIDEO
80:23, 758871
70:39, 758738
79:06 ,765208
70:51, 762603
69:53, 760382
75:41, 762186
62:37, 760242
76:42, 765414
Grand Central
unknown date
Cab Ride - London to Bradford in 6 minutes
Cab Ride - Sunderland to London Kings Cross in 6 minutes
no credits
MP4 VIDEOS
6:11, 266563
5:45, 248105
Transport Video
unknown date
British Railways Liveries
David Powell
AVI VIDEO
59:01, 716800
BBC TV2
22-Nov-2011
29-Nov-2011
06-Dec-2011
13-Dec-2011
Welsh Railways
  1. Full Steam Ahead, 1
  2. Full Steam Ahead, 2
  3. Beating Beeching, 1
  4. Beating Beeching, 2
Director Helen Williams-Ellis
Producer Tom Ware
MP4 VIDEO
1: 29:05, 319822
2:
3:
4:
UK Channel 5
20-Jul-2012
Worlds Fastest Train
Narrated by John Michie
Produced and directed by Martin Gorst
MKV VIDEO
44:56, 654016
BBC TV2
15-Jan-2013
22-Jan-2013
29-Jan-2013
Locomotion: Dan Snow's History of Railways Presented by Dan Snow
Produced and directed by Dick Taylor (1)
MP4 VIDEO
58:36, 1027528
58:53, 1039959
59:15, 1035571
BBC TV2
12-Feb-2013
19-Feb-2013
26-Feb-2013
05-Mar-2013
The Railway - Keeping Britain on Track
  1. Kings Cross
  2. Summer Madness
  3. Standing Room Only
  4. West Coast Mainline
  5. Railway on my Doorstep
  6. North of the Border
Narrated by Kevin Whately
  1. Filmed and directed by Laura Fairrie
  2. Directed and produced by Jo Hughes
  3. Filmed and directed by Rob McCabe
  4. Directed and produced by Jo Hughes
MP4 VIDEO
59:01, 649338
59:04, 1162422
58:18, 641433
59:05, 650041
58:54, 648147
58:18, 641434
BBC TV2
04-Mar-2013
The Flying Scotsman - A Rail Romance
Narrated by Barbara Flynn
Produced and directed by David Parker
MP4 VIDEO
59:06, 650217
BBC TV2
16-May-2013
The Tube: An Underground History
Narrated by Julian Barratt
Executive Producer Alistair Pegg
Producer/Director James House
MP4 VIDEO
59:01, 1026447
BBC Four
01-Apr-2014
Building Burma's Death Railway -
Moving Half the Mountain
Director Helen Langridge
Producers Daniel Carter, Mike Wells,
Simon Ratigan
MP4 Video
58:51, 650179
BBC Two
16-Jul-2014
23-Jul-2014
30-Jul-2014

22-May-2017
29-May-2017
The Fifteen Billion Pound Railway
  1. Urban Heart Surgery
  2. Tunnels Under the Thames
  3. Platforms and Plague Pits

  4. The Final Countdown 1
  5. The Final Countdown 2
Julian Barratt
Series Producer Jan Fitzgerald
Series Director Joby Lubman
Director Lee Reading
MP4 Video
58:50, 1023789

59:04, 1038117
59:00, 1027746


59:00, 1027866
59:00, 1026306
BBC TV2
04-Aug-2014
05-Aug-2014
06-Aug-2014
07-Aug-2014
08-Aug-2014


Railways of the Great War with Michael Portillo
  1. A Railway War Begins
  2. Railways and Railwaymen Called to Action
  3. Keeping the War Moving
  4. On Track to Victory
  5. Railways and Remembrance
Presenter Michael Portillo
Executive Producer John Comerford
Series Producer Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
29:05, 510968
28:56, 508760
29:05, 510610
29:05, 510610
28:59, 510023
BBC TV4
24-Feb-2015
Timeshift 14-5:
The Nation's Railway: The Golden Age of British Rail
Narrator Rebecca Front
Series Producer William Naylor
Director/Producer David Leach
MP4 VIDEO
59:07, 1038287
BBC TV4
12-Mar-2015
19-Mar-2015
26-Mar-2015

India's Frontier Railways
  1. The Maitree Express
  2. The Last Train in Nepal
  3. The Samjhauta Express
Bernard Hill
Directors Gerry Troyna, Rajesh Shinde,
Tarun Bhartiya,
Series Producer Gerry Troyna
MP4 VIDEO
58:56, 1036510
59:01, 1038193
58:55, 1033306
Channel Four
19-Jul-2015
Secret History - Crossrail Discovery:
London's Lost Graveyard
Robert Lindsay
written and directed by Kenny Scott
Filed under
Archeology
AVI Video
47:04, 473054
Channel Four
24-Apr-2016
Secret History - The Mystery of
the Crossrail Skulls
Jim Carter
written and directed by Kenny Scott

Filed under
Archeology
AVI Video
46:44, 471008
BBC TV2
24-Aug-2015 to
27-Aug-2015
World's Busiest Railway 2015
Dan Snow, Anita Rani, Robert Llewellyn
and John Sergeant
Series Producer Amanda Lyon
MP4 VIDEO
59:00, 1042623
59:00, 1040136
59:00, 1034825
59:00, 1036559
BBC TV4
02-Sep-2015
The Trains That Time Forgot:
Britain's Lost Railway Journeys
Presenter Andrew Martin
Producer/Director Merryn Threadgould
MP4 VIDEO
59:21, 653328
Channel 4
30-Nov-2015
The World's Most Famous Train
Narrator Brian Protheroe
Filmed and directed by Marcus Sulley
MKV VIDEO
46:12, 1171159
BBC TV Four
07-Mar-2016
The Return of Flying Scotsman Narrator John Shrapnel
Producer/Director Roger Keech
Executive Producer Nicola
Addyman
MP4 VIDEO
29:03, 511103

ITV
22-Apr-2016
Flying Scotsman with Robson Green
presented by Robson Green
written and directed by David Parker
MP4 VIDEO
46:10, 434396
Channel 4
01-May-2016
08-May-2016
15-May-2016
Paul Merton's Secret Stations
Paul Merton
Director Ewen Thomson
Executive Producer Jacqueline Hewer
MKV VIDEO
46:49, 1250936
47:11, 1132425
47:12, 1312006
BBC TV4
11-Jul-2016 to
13-Jul-2016


Trainspotting Live
Peter Snow, Hannah Fry, Dick Strawbridge,
Tim Dunn
Series Producer Chris Howard
Director Tony Grech-Smith
MP4 VIDEO
58:36, 1210319
58:19, 1255879
60:07, 1306166
BBC TV2
21-Jul-2016
28-Jul-2016
04-Aug-2016
11-Aug-2016
18-Aug-2016
25-Aug-2016
Full Steam Ahead
Narrated by Philip Glenister
Presented by Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn
Produced and Directed by Stuart Elliott
MP4 VIDEO
60:00, 1072497
59:00, 1028537,
out of sync
59:00, 1037394
MKV VIDEO
58:58, 1255573
MP4 VIDEO
59:00, 1038819
60:00, 1068984
BBC ONE
ENGLISH REGIONS
28-Sep-2016
BBC FOUR
29-Sep-2016 to
03-Nov-2016
Railways: The Making of a Nation
  1. Time
  2. Capitalism and Commerce
  3. The Age of Leisure
  4. The New Commuters
  5. Food and Shopping
  6. A Touch of Class
Presenter Liz McIvor
Producer/Director Alastair McKee, Stuart
Woodman, George Henton
MP4 VIDEO
29:00, 955465
28:55, 1012086
28:59, 340116
28:55, 354788
28:59, 339660
29:00, 359791

BBC FOUR
29-Dec-2016
Flying Scotsman from the Footplate
Engine Driver Roger Norfolk
Fireman Ryan Green
Producer/director Roger Keech
MP4 Video
59:00, 2214921
UK Channel 5
09-May-2017
10-May-2017
11-May-2017
The Railways that Built Britain with
  1. Boom, Bust and Blood
  2. How the Railways Won the War
  3. Steam is Dead, Long Live the Railways
Chris Tarrant
Producer/Director Tim Usborne
MKV Video
43:24, 1181632
43:37, 1262164
43:29, 1126587
BBC TV1
15-May-2017
Tornado - the 100mph Steam Engine
Narrator/Producer Tom Ingall
MP4 VIDEO
28:43, 362354

Great Railway Journeys and Great Little Railways
Date Episodes Title Cast Parameters
30-Oct-1980 1-1 Coast to Coast
New York to Los Angeles  USA
Ludovic Kennedy AVI VIDEO
59:26, 492906
06-Nov-1980 1-2 The Long Straight
Sydney to Perth Australia
Michael Frayn AVI VIDEO
58:50, 490654
13-Nov-1980 1-3 Deccan
Bombay to Cochin India
Brian B. Thompson
directed by Gerry Troyna
AVI VIDEO
59:11, 883058
27-Nov-1980 1-4 Confessions of a Trainspotter
London to the Kyle of Lochalsh England, Scotland
Michael Palin
produced by Ken Stephinson
AVI VIDEO
58:15, 718070
04-Dec-1980 1-5 Zambezi Express
Cape Town to Victoria Falls
South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe-Rhodesia
Michael Wood AVI VIDEO
59:14, 543594
11-Dec-1980 1-6 Three Miles High
Lima to La Paz Peru, Bolivia
Miles Kington
directed by Gerry Troyna
AVI VIDEO
59:27, 588708
18-Dec-1980 1-7 Changing Trains
Paris to Budapest
France, Switzerland, Austria, Hungary
Eric Robson
directed by Peter Bartlett
AVI VIDEO
59:25, 578092
15-Feb-1983 1 Great Little Railways
The Gold Rush Line
White Pass and Yukon Route
Alaska, USA and Yukon, Canada
Simon Hoggart
produced by Cyril Gates
AVI VIDEO
41:29, 527518
22-Feb-1983 2 Great Little Railways
The Other Poland
Nasielsk to Pułtusk & Komańcza to Cisna Poland
presented by Brian Blessed
written and produced by Lyn Webster
AVI VIDEO
41:39, 485928
01-Mar-1983 3 Great Little Railways
Slow Train to Olympia
Athens to Olympia Greece
Michael Wood
produced by Derek Towers
MS AVI VIDEO
39:32, 329850
opens with
Winamp or
Creative
players
08-Mar-1983 4 Great Little Railways
The Dragons of Sugar Island
Negros Island Philippines
Colin Garratt
[credits truncated]
AVI VIDEO
38:30, 684458
15-Mar-1983 5 Great Little Railways
Line of Dreams
Jodhpur and Jaipur India
presented by John Shrapnel
produced by Gerry Troyna
AVI VIDEO
39:07, 465388
poor videotape
copy
22-Mar-1983 6 Great Little Railways
Journey to the Land Beyond the Mountains
Douro Valley (including the Corgo line) Portugal
Ray Gosling
produced by Brian James
MS AVI VIDEO
39:28, 329214
opens with
Winamp or
Creative
players
29-Mar-1983 7 Great Little Railways
The Good and The Quick
Guayaquil to Quito Ecuador
Stanley Reynolds
produced by Bill Lyons
MS AVI VIDEO
39:29, 329334
opens with
Winamp or
Creative
players
13-Jan-1994 2-1 From Hong Kong to Ulaanbaatar
Hong Kong, China, Mongolia
Clive Anderson AVI VIDEO
54:41, 571166
20-Jan-1994 2-2 Cape Town to the Lost City
South Africa
Rian Malan AVI VIDEO
54:50, 603250
27-Jan-1994 2-3 St. Petersburg to Tashkent
Russia, Uzbekistan
Natalia Makarova
MP4 VIDEO
53:41, 355535
03-Feb-1994 2-4 Derry to Kerry
Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland
Michael Palin AVI VIDEO
54:52, 717464
10-Feb-1994 2-5 Santos to Santa Cruz
Brazil, Bolivia
Lisa St Aubin de Terán AVI VIDEO
54:29, 686658
17-Feb-1994 2-6 Karachi to The Khyber Pass
Pakistan
Mark Tully AVI VIDEO
54:31, 601988
04-Sep-1996 3-1 Crewe to Crewe
United Kingdom
Victoria Wood MPG VIDEO
55:16, 956586
04-Sep-1996 3-2 Aleppo to Aqaba
Syria, Jordan
Alexei Sayle AVI VIDEO
56:40, 510902
04-Sep-1996 3-3 Great Zimbabwe to Kilimatinde
Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania
Henry Louis Gates Jr. AVI VIDEO
55:04, 748390
04-Sep-1996 3-4 The High Andes to Patagonia
Argentina
Buck Henry AVI VIDEO
59:59, 561582
02-Oct-1996 3-5 Mombasa to the Mountains of the Moon
Kenya, Uganda
Benedict Allen AVI VIDEO
55:54, 763976
09-Oct-1996 3-6 London to Arcadia
England, France, Switzerland, Italy, Greece
Ben Okri MP4 VIDEO
53:34, 456796
16-Oct-1996 3-7 Halifax to Porteau Cove
Canada
Chris Bonington AVI VIDEO
55:55, 551124
05-Jan-1999 4-1 India East to West
Calcutta to Rajasthan     India
Ian Hislop AVI VIDEO
48:50, 434390
05-Jan-1999 4-2 Granada to Salamanca
Spain
Michael Portillo AVI VIDEO
49:01, 439558
05-Jan-1999 4-3 Tokyo to Kagoshima
Japan
Fergal Keane AVI VIDEO
49:01, 439436
05-Jan-1999 4-4 Los Mochis to Veracruz
Mexico
Rick Stein AVI VIDEO
48:50, 439460
02-Feb-1999 4-5 Guantanamo to Pinar del Rio
Cuba
Nick Hancock AVI VIDEO
48:58, 439548
09-Feb-1999 4-6 St Louis to Dogon Country
Senegal, Mali
Danny Glover AVI VIDEO
49:05, 459940
06-Apr-1999 4-7 Singapore to Bangkok
Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand
Stephen Tompkinson AVI VIDEO
49:06, 439568

Great British Railway Journeys
Date Episodes Title Cast Parameters
04-Jan-2010 to
08-Jan-2010
1-1 to
1-5
Liverpool to Scarborough
  1. Liverpool to Eccles
  2. Manchester to Bury
  3. Todmorden to York
  4. Pontefract to Bridlington
  5. Filey to Scarborough
Presented by Michael Portillo
directed by Tim Brocklehurst
produced by Fiona Caldwell
MP4 VIDEO
29:12, 296854
29:20, 298318
29:13, 297038
29:25, 298632
29:11, 296525
11-Jan-2010 to
15-Jan-2011
1-6 to
1-10
Preston to Kirkcaldy
  1. Preston to Morecambe
  2. Settle to Armathwaite
  3. Windermere to Kendal
  4. Carlisle to Glasgow
  5. Edinburgh to Kirkcaldy
Presented by Michael Portillo
directed by Tim Brocklehurst
produced by Fiona Caldwell
MP4 VIDEO
29:11, 297512
29:20, 299064
29:13, 298192
29:11, 297803
29:11, 297801
18-Jan-2010 to
22-Jan-2010
1-11 to
1-15
Swindon to Penzance
  1. Swindon to Bristol
  2. Yatton to Weston-super-Mare
  3. Torquay to Totnes
  4. Bugle to Mevagissey
  5. Truro to Penzance
Presented by Michael Portillo
directed by Tim Brocklehurst
produced by Fiona Caldwell
MP4 VIDEO
29:18, 298208
29:07, 295537
29:07, 296693
29:16, 297693
29:05, 296400
25-Jan-2010 to
29-Jan-2010
1-16 to
1-20
Buxton to London
  1. Buxton to Matlock
  2. Cromford to Burton upon Trent
  3. Walsall to Bournville
  4. Coventry to Watford
  5. St Pancras to Westminster
Presented by Michael Portillo
directed by Tim Brocklehurst
produced by Fiona Caldwell
MP4 VIDEO
29:23, 298600
29:15, 297357
29:18, 297328
29:24, 298850
29:17, 296298
03-Jan-2011 to
07-Jan-2011
2-1 to
2-5
Brighton to Cromer
  1. Brighton to Crystal Palace
  2. Waterloo to Canary Wharf
  3. Enfield to Cambridge
  4. Ely to King's Lynn
  5. Dereham to Cromer

AVI VIDEO (1-2)
MP4 VIDEO (3-5)
29:15, 248762
29:17, 255716
29:20, 322569
29:40, 326127
29:17, 322016
10-Jan-2011 to
14-Jan-2011
2-6 to
2-10
Ledbury to Holyhead
  1. Ledbury to Shrewsbury
  2. Telford to Wrexham
  3. Chester to Conwy
  4. Llanrwst to Porthmadog
  5. Llanberis to Holyhead

MP4 VIDEO
29:19, 322385
29:21, 322761
29:20, 322573
29:10, 320736
29:20, 322574
17-Jan-2011 to
21-Jan-2011
2-11 to
2-15
Newcastle to Melton Mowbray
  1. Newcastle to Chester-le-Street
  2. Durham to Grosmont
  3. York to Saltaire
  4. Batley to Sheffield
  5. Langley Mill to Melton Mowbray

MP4 VIDEO
29:18, 322204
29:18, 322207
29:04, 319635
29:20, 322570
29:11, 320917
24-Jan-2011 to
28-Jan-2011
2-16 to
2-20
London Bridge to Hastings
  1. London Bridge to Chatham
  2. Aylesford to Tunbridge Wells
  3. Canterbury to Margate
  4. Sandwich to Folkestone
  5. Hythe to Hastings
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Marc Beers
produced by Fiona Caldwell
MP4 VIDEO
28:48, 316701
29:20, 322565
29:05, 319812
AVI VIDEO
28:45, 257002
28:55, 256710
31-Jan-2011 to
04-Feb-2011
2-21 to
2-25
Ayr to Skye
  1. Ayr to Paisley
  2. Dumbarton to Tyndrum
  3. Oban to Corrour
  4. Roybridge to Glenfinnan
  5. Lochailort to Skye
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Colin Rothbart
produced by Fiona Caldwell
AVI VIDEO
29:09, 256914
MP4 VIDEO
29:13, 321288
29:12, 321109
29:13, 321292
AVI VIDEO
28:47, 256876
02-Jan-2012 to
06-Jan-2012
3-1 to
3-5
Great Yarmouth to Embankment
  1. Great Yarmouth to Beccles (via Lowestoft)
  2. Darsham to Felixstowe (via Ipswich)
  3. Sudbury to Southend (via Chelmsford)
  4. Epping to Hackney (via Waltham)
  5. Fenchurch to Embankment (via Bow)

AVI VIDEO
29:01, 349056
28:50, 346801
29:00, 349093
28:43, 345996
28:59, 349094
09-Jan-2012 to
13-Jan-2012
3-6 to
3-10
Windsor to Portland
  1. Windsor to Didcot (via Bray)
  2. Reading to Alton (via Yateley)
  3. Winchester to Isle of Wight (via Southampton)
  4. Brockenhurst to Poole (via Wimborne Minster)
  5. Wareham to Portland (via Weymouth)

AVI VIDEO
29:00, 348981
29:00, 349278
28:58, 348701
28:58, 348507
24:43, 297671
16-Jan-2012 to
20-Jan-2012
3-11 to
3-15
Oxford to Milford Haven
  1. Oxford to Pershore (via Broadway)
  2. Hartlebury to Great Malvern (via Droitwich Spa)
  3. Lydney to Newport (via Severn Tunnel)
  4. Cardiff to Brecon (via Merthyr)
  5. Port Talbot to Milford Haven (via Swansea)

AVI VIDEO
28:56, 348378
28:59, 349137
28:49, 346971
28:56, 348284
28:49, 346916
23-Jan-2012 to
27-Jan-2012
3-16 to
3-20
Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Snaefell
  1. Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Morpeth (via Lindisfarne)
  2. Bardon Mill to Wigton (via Carlisle)
  3. Cockermouth to Eskdale (via Seascale)
  4. Kirkby-in-Furness to Lancaster (via Barrow)
  5. Heysham to Snaefell (via Douglas)
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Cassie Farrell
produced by Jay Taylor
AVI VIDEO
28:59, 348864
29:00, 349202
29:01, 348343
28:59, 349011
29:05, 349946
30-Jan-2012 to
03-Feb-2012
3-21 to
3-25
Bray to Derry/Londonderry
  1. Bray to Dublin
  2. Enfield to Drogheda
  3. Dundalk to Portadown
  4. Belfast to Whitehead
  5. Ballymoney to Derry/Londonderry
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Tom Currie
produced by Jay Taylor
AVI VIDEO
28:57, 348756
28:54, 347718
28:58, 348343
28:54, 347901
28:12, 339350
07-Jan-2013 to
11-Jan-2013
4-1 to
4-5
High Wycombe to Aberystwyth
  1. High Wycombe to Stratford-upon Avon
    (via Leamington) 
  2. Birmingham to Stafford (via Wolverhampton)
  3. Stoke-on-Trent to Winsford (via Crewe)
  4. Dudley to Bridgnorth (via Stourbridge)
  5. Welshpool to Aberystwyth (via Machynlleth)
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Dean Griffiths
produced by Michelle Healey
MKV VIDEO
28:59, 758655
29:01, 783807
29:01, 824245
29:01, 839263
29:00, 914646
14-Jan-2013 to
18-Jan-2013
4-6 to
4-10
Portsmouth to Grimsby
  1. Portsmouth to Gomshall (via Guildford)
  2. Woking to Clapham Junction (via Kew)
  3. Victoria to Abbey Wood (via Southwark)
  4. King's Cross to Peterborough (via Biggleswade)
  5. Spalding to Grimsby (via Lincoln)
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Dean Griffiths
produced by Michelle Healey
MKV VIDEO
29:09, 756188
29:02, 754078
29:01, 704502
29:00, 734030
28:59, 674530
21-Jan-2013 to
25-Jan-2013
4-11 to
4-15
Stirling to John o' Groats
  1. Stirling to Invergowrie (via Birnam)
  2. Dundee to Aberdeen (via Montrose)
  3. Dufftown to Aviemore (via Keith)
  4. Inverness to Plockton (via Garve)
  5. Invergordon to John o' Groats (via Tain)
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Dean Griffiths
produced by Michelle Healey
MKV VIDEO
29:01, 801123
28:49, 758095
29:03, 685023
29:00, 736001
29:00, 829955
28-Jan-2013 to
01-Feb-2013
4-16 to
4-20
London Paddington to Newton Abbot

  1. London Paddington to Warminster (via Westbury)
  2. Salisbury to Castle Cary (via Yeovil)
  3. Taunton to Minehead (via Dunster)
  4. Lynton and Lynmouth to Exeter (via Barnstaple)
  5. Exmouth to Newton Abbot (via Sidmouth)
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Dean Griffiths
produced by Michelle Healey
MKV VIDEO
28:55, 666924
29:03, 737247
29:00, 759654
28:59, 867953
29:01, 731855
04-Feb-2013 to
08-Feb-2013
4-21 to
4-25
Killarney to Galway
  1. Killarney to Cobh
  2. Charleville to Waterford
  3. Kilkenny to Athy
  4. Newbridge to Roscrea
  5. Athlone to Galway
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Dean Griffiths
produced by Michelle Healey
MKV VIDEO
29:00, 766813
28:51, 838471
28:55, 745397
29:00, 734033
28:46, 777934
06-Jan-2014
to
10-Jan-2014
5-1 to
5-5
Manchester to Chesterfield
  1. Manchester to Birkenhead
  2. Southport to Leyland
  3. Preston to Rochdale
  4. Haworth to Huddersfield
  5. Honley to Chesterfield
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Hayden King
produced by
Alison Kreps
MKV VIDEO
28:56, 783315
28:59, 784769
29:09, 789044
28:53, 781978
28:59, 784411
13-Jan-2014
to
17-Jan-2014
5-6 to
5-10
London Euston to Leeds
  1. London Euston to Cheddington
  2. Bletchley to Newport Pagnell
  3. Northampton to Nuneaton
  4. Leicester to Loughborough
  5. Nottingham to Leeds
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Tom
Richardson
produced by
Alison Kreps
MKV VIDEO
28:59, 784202
28:57, 784040
MP4 VIDEO
28:58, 508262
MKV VIDEO
28:59, 784663
29:01, 785395
20-Jan-2014
to
24-Jan-2014
5-11 to
5-15
Southampton to Wolverhampton
  1. Southampton to Basingstoke
  2. Winchfield to Crowthorne
  3. Wokingham to Bradford-on-Avon
  4. Chippenham to Gloucester
  5. Cheltenham to Wolverhampton
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Marc Beers
produced by
Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
29:04, 511446
MKV VIDEO
28:59, 784302
28:59, 784589
28:58, 783936
28:53, 781613
27-Jan-2014
to
31-Jan-2014
5-15 to
5-20
Norwich to Chichester
  1. Norwich to Brandon
  2. Ipswich to Chelmsford
  3. Ilford to Rochester
  4. Faversham to Dorking
  5. Brighton to Chichester
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Dave Minchin
produced by
Alison Kreps
MKV VIDEO
29:12, 790329
29:00, 784920
28:55, 782968
28:59, 784371
28:59, 784191
BBC 2
05-Jan-2015 to
09-Jan-2015
6-1 to
6-5
Ayr to Edinburgh
  1. Ayr to Stewarton
  2. Greenock to Larkhall
  3. Motherwell to Linlithgow
  4. Stirling to Pitlochry
  5. St Andrew's to Edinburgh
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Cassie Farrell
produced by
Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
28:57, 850249
28:58, 835640
28:57, 818225
28:59, 850767
28:59, 850767
BBC TWO
12-Jan-2015 to
16-Jan-2015
6-6 to
6-10
Amersham to London Bridge
  1. Amersham to Regent's Park
  2. Deptford to West Silvertown
  3. Stratford to London Victoria
  4. London's West End
  5. High Street Kensington to London Bridge
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Tom
Richardson
produced by Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
28:57, 909705
28:58, 798014
28:48, 809238
28:57, 858087
28:56, 822328
BBC TWO
19-Jan-2015 to
23-Jan-2015
6-11 to
6-15
Derby to Lindisfarne
  1. Derby to Grantham
  2. Boston to Hensall
  3. Hessle to York
  4. Middlesbrough to Hexham
  5. Newcastle to Lindisfarne
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by
Dave Minchin
produced by Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
28:57, 825600
28:59, 846640
28:58, 771343
28:58, 780453
28:59, 798517
BBC TWO
26-Jan-2015 to
30-Jan-2015
6-16-to
6-20
Pembroke Dock to Cambridge
  1. Pembroke Dock to Swansea
  2. Swansea to Hereford
  3. Abergavenny to Hanborough
  4. Oxford to Luton
  5. Oakham to Cambridge
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by
Titus Ogilvy
produced by Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
28:57, 898067
30:18, 897377
28:59, 775495
29:00, 747228
28:57, 663613
BBC TWO
04-Jan-2016 to
08-Jan-2016
7-1 to
7-5
Carlisle to Alton
  1. Carlisle to Penrith
  2. Windermere to Carnforth
  3. Preston to Swinton
  4. St Helens to Knutsford
  5. Ashley to Alton
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by
Cassie Farrell
produced by Alison Kreps
MKV VIDEO
28:49, 664583
28:58, 633496
28:59, 696800
28:59, 631739
28:59. 717769
BBC TWO
11-Jan-2016 to
15-Jan-2016
7-6 to
7-10
Dover to Porthcurno
  1. Dover to Lewes
  2. Newhaven to Worthing
  3. Littlehampton to Beaulieu
  4. Lymington Town to Exmouth
  5. Plymouth to Porthcurno
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by
Dean
Griffiths

produced by Alison Kreps
MKV VIDEO
28:50, 847645
28:57, 812030
28:59, 637697
28:59, 663911
28:52, 621217
BBC TWO
18-Jan-2016 to
22-Jan-2016
7-11 to
7-15
Birmingham to Dartmoor
  1. Birmingham to Worcester
  2. Redditch to Gloucester
  3. Stroud to Bath
  4. Bristol to Glastonbury
  5. Bridgwater to Dartmoor
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by
Titus Ogilvy
produced by Alison Kreps
MKV VIDEO
29:00, 625414
28:54, 626007
28:50, 627704
28:45, 679781
28:51, 796547
BBC TWO
25-Jan-2016 to
29-Jan-2016
7-16 to
7-20
Ashford to Henley-on-Thames
  1. Ashford to Sevenoaks
  2. East Grinstead to Guildford
  3. Woking to Walton-on-Thames
  4. Hampton Court to Teddington
  5. Egham to Henley-on-Thames
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by
Titus Ogilvy
produced by Alison Kreps
MKV VIDEO
28:59, 553798
28:54, 626007
28:52, 680307
28:52, 598067
28:59, 666757
BBC TWO
02-Jan-2017 to
06-Jan-2017
8-1 to
8-5
London to Ediburgh
  1. The Flying Scotsman (London to York)
  2. Welwyn Garden City to Peterborough
  3. Newark-on-Trent to Stockton
  4. Darlington to Dunbar
  5. Longniddry to Edinburgh
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by
Tom
Richardson

produced by Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
28:52, 1073417
28:58, 1073954
28:59, 1064884
28:45, 1057203
28:58, 1078825
BBC TWO
09-Jan-2017 to
13-Jan-2017
8-6 to
8-10
Blackpool to Harwich
  1. Blackpool to Manchester Victoria
  2. Manchester Piccadilly to Silkstone Common
  3. Chapeltown to Doncaster
  4. Gainsborough to Ely
  5. Stowmarket to Harwich
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by
Joseph
Cunningham

produced by Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
28:53, 1060866
29:04, 1047961
29:00, 990983
28:50, 1028379
29:08, 1023418
BBC TWO
16-Jan-2017 to
20-Jan-2017
8-11 to
8-15
Wexford to
  1. Wexford to Wicklow
  2. Greystones to Dublin
  3. Navan to Mullingar
  4. Dromod to Sligo
  5. Ballina to Westport
Presented by Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by
Joseph
Cunningham

produced by Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
28:49, 505577
28:55, 509674
28:58, 507571
28:59, 510096
28:50, 507717

Great Continental Railway Journeys
Date Episodes Title Cast Parameters
BBC TV2
08-Nov-2012
15-Nov-2012
22-Nov-2012
29-Nov-2012
06-Dec-2012
1-1 to
1-6
Great Continental Raliway Journeys 1
  1. London to Monte Carlo
  2. Hungary to Austria
  3. Berlin to the Rhein
  4. Switzerland
  5. Amsterdam to Northern France
Michael Portillo
produced by Michelle Heeley
MPV VIDEO
59:07, 1391242
59:05, 1509229
59:00, 1363524
59:00, 1401341
59:01, 1394174
BBC TV2
27-Oct-2013 to
01-Dec-2013
2-1 to
2-6
Great Continental Raliway Journeys 2
  1. Madrid to Gibraltar
  2. Turin to Venice
  3. Dresden to Kiel
  4. Copenhagen to Oslo
  5. Prague to Munich
  6. Bordeaux to Bilbao
Michael Portillo
filmed and directed by Tom Richardson 1-2
filmed and directed by Dean Griffiths 3-4
filmed and directed by Dave Minchin 5
filmed and directed by Hayden King
MP4 VIDEO
59:05, 1013822
59:04, 1007580
59:05, 1037463
59:05, 1037241
59:05, 1037784
MPV VIDEO
58:59, 1595746
BBC TV2
05-Nov-2014
12-Nov-2014
19-Nov-2014
26-Nov-2014
03-Dec-2014
10-Dec-2014
3-1 to
3-6
Great Continental Raliway Journeys 3
  1. Tula to St Petersburg
  2. Rome to Taormina
  3. Warsaw to Krakow
  4. La Coruna to Lisbon
  5. Haifa to the Negev
  6. Lyon to Marseilles
Presenter Michael Portillo
Executive Producer John Comerford
Series Producer Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
59:26, 1046075
59:08, 1038444
59:05, 1039736
59:05, 1040037
59:05, 1039713
58:56, 1034519
BBC TV2
16-Oct-2015
23-Oct-2015
30-Oct-2015
13-Nov-2015
20-Nov-2015
27-Nov-2015
4-1 to
4-6

Great Continental Raliway Journeys 4
  1. Sofia to Istanbul
  2. Vienna to Trieste
  3. Pisa to Lake Garda
  4. Athens to Thessaloniki
  5. The Black Forest to Hannover
  6. Barcelona to Mallorca
Presenter Michael Portillo
Executive Producer John Comerford
Series Producer Alison Kreps
MKV VIDEO
59:09, 1430872
58:56, 1236701
58:49, 1264669
59:01, 1356514
59:10, 1235435
58:49, 1397012
BBC TWO
20-Sep-2016 to
25-Oct-2016
5-1
to 5-6

Great Continental Railway Journeys 5
  1. Transylvania to the Black Sea
  2. Zermatt to Geneva
  3. Tangier to Marrakech
  4. Genoa to the Brenner Pass
  5. Riga to Tampere
  6. Rotterdam to Utrech
Michael Portillo
Filmed and directed by Ben Rowland,
Dave Minchin
Produced by Alsion Kreps
MKV VIDEO
58:56, 1156140
58:53. 1280628
59:08, 1303690
59:29, 1470217
58:49. 1462553
58:53, 1313823

Great American Railroad Journeys
Date Episodes Title Cast Parameters
BBC TV2
01-Feb-2016
to
19-Feb-2016
1-1 to
1-15
Great American Railroad Journeys, series 1
  1. Manhattan: Grand Central to Broadway
  2. Manhattan: Lower East Side to World
    Trade Center
  3. Brooklyn to Montauk
  4. New York City to Garrison
  5. Poughkeepsie to Albany
  6. Schenectady to Rochester
  7. Buffalo to Niagara Falls

  8. Philadelphia to Atlantic City
  9. Lancaster to Gettysburg
  10. Wilmington to Havre de Grace
  11. Baltimore to Fort McHenry
  12. Washington DC
  13. Georgetown to Mount Vernon
  14. Manassas to Richmond
  15. Petersburg to Jamestown
Presenter    Michael Portillo
Filmed and directed by Tom Richardson
Series Producer    Alison Kreps

This series was rebroadcast as 8x59 minute
episodes instead of 15x29 minute ones
, starting
25-Jul-2016. The revised series was subtitled
"Reversions."
MKV VIDEO
28:47, 593626
28:50, 631034
28:51, 656639
28:59, 657316
28:46, 604930
29:05, 666813
29:09, 698592

28:51, 610412
28:53, 633076
28:56, 814268
28:58, 575620
28:59, 523211
29:05, 573593
28:54, 567136
29:07, 725542

"Reversions"
3: Brooklyn to
Montauk
MP4 VIDEO
58:57, 1033849
23-Jan-2017
to
17-Feb-2017
2-1 to
2-20
Great American Railroad Journeys, series 2
  1. St. Louis, Missouri
  2. St. Louis to Jefferson City, Missouri
  3. Sedalia to Kansas City, Missouri
  4. Kansas City to St. Joseph, Missouri
  5. Lawrence to Topeka, Kansas
  6. Dodge City to Lamar, Colorado
  7. La Junta, Colorado to Pueblo,
    New Mexico
  8. Canon City, Colorado to Colorado
    Springs
  9. Santa Fe to Acoma, New Mexico
  10. Albuquerque New Mexico to the
    Grand Canyon

  11. The Twin Cities, St Paul
  12. The Twin Cities, Minneapolis
  13. Red Wing, Minnesota, to
    La Crosse, Wisconsin
  14. Tomah to Portage, Wisconsin
  15. Milwaukee to Racine, Wisconsin
  16. Chicago, The Windy City
  17. Chicago, US Rail Hub
  18. Homewood to Champaign, Illinois
  19. Mattoon, Illinois to Columbus, Kentucky
  20. Memphis, Tennessee
Presenter    Michael Portillo
Filmed and directed by Cassie Farrell, Chris
Barstow, Dave Minchin
Series Producer    Alison Kreps
MP4 VIDEO
29:01, 508785
28:52, 505866
29:10, 512664
29:04, 508146
28:59, 503593

28:58, 508347
29:00, 515125
28:55, 506986
28:52, 505856
29:04, 509264

28:57, 507837
28:58, 508994
28:59, 509766
28:53, 506254
28:49, 503316

28:59, 503482
28:48, 503629
29:08, 507931
29:03, 505717
29:06, 508172