Great British Railway Journeys: Series Nine (DVD)
Once again Michael Portillo reminds us of the importance of the nation's railways.
Michael Portillo embarks on train journeys through Edwardian Britain at the start of this series, exploring the grand estates of Norfolk and a bivouac on Brownsea Island on the way.
Episode Two sees Michael exploring an Edwardian utopia in Letchworth, where he meets a fourth generation citizen who introduces him to the city's community spirit. He then heads towards London, and discovers a favoured haunt of King Edward VII, before sampling the monarch's favourite tipple, the King's Ginger.
15 episodes in total.
Release Date: 26th March 2018
No. Discs: 3 DVDs
Running Time: 7hrs 15