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Great British railway journeys - Series 1 and 2 (9 DVDs) E

£24.99

Product description

The first two series of the TV show presented by Michael Portillo that traces historic railway journeys across Britain. In the first series Portillo sets out to chart how the nation's love affair with the railways began, travelling from Liverpool to Scarborough, Preston to Kirkcaldy, Swindon to Penzance and Buxton to London, amongst other journeys. The second series sees the former politician take as his guide Bradshaw's Handbook, a pamphlet on the burgeoning British railway system written by 19th century cartographer and publisher George Bradshaw. Portillo travels to destinations including Holyhead, Newcastle, York and Sheffield, stopping to visit historic landmarks and to talk to those whose lives have been changed by the railway system.

Series 1
Liverpool to Scarborough
Preston to Kirkcaldy
Swindon to Penzance
Buxton to London

Series 2
Brighton to Cromer
Ledbury to Holyhead
Newcastle to Melton Mowbray
London Bridge to Hastings
Ayr to Skye

Slight damage to corner of box
DVDs in very good condition (minor marks on disc 3 of series 2)

Item details

Actors:
Michael Portillo
Classification:
E
Condition:
Used
Director(s):
Fiona Caldwell (series producer)
Display format:
16:9
EAN-13:
5030697021748
Film studio:
Fremantle Home Entertainment
Genre:
Television
Region:
0

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The first two series of the TV show presented by Michael Portillo that traces historic railway journeys across Britain. In the first series Portillo sets out to chart how the nation's love affair with the railways began, travelling from Liverpool to Scarborough, Preston to Kirkcaldy, Swindon to Penzance and Buxton to London, amongst other journeys. The second series sees the former politician take as his guide Bradshaw's Handbook, a pamphlet on the burgeoning British railway system written by 19th century cartographer and publisher George Bradshaw. Portillo travels to destinations including Holyhead, Newcastle, York and Sheffield, stopping to visit historic landmarks and to talk to those whose lives have been changed by the railway system.

Series 1
Liverpool to Scarborough
Preston to Kirkcaldy
Swindon to Penzance
Buxton to London

Series 2
Brighton to Cromer
Ledbury to Holyhead
Newcastle to Melton Mowbray
London Bridge to Hastings
Ayr to Skye

Slight damage to corner of box
DVDs in very good condition (minor marks on disc 3 of series 2)

Actors:
Michael Portillo
Classification:
E
Condition:
Used
Director(s):
Fiona Caldwell (series producer)
Display format:
16:9
EAN-13:
5030697021748
Film studio:
Fremantle Home Entertainment
Genre:
Television
Region:
0

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