Great British Railway Journeys – 3 November 2020 – 3/11/2020 – Tuesday – SBS

Michael explores an unmistakably modern era of glamorous locomotives, cinema, and dance halls but also a time of high unemployment and widespread poverty, when storm clouds gathered across the Channel.

Michael is in Northumbria en route to the Highlands. On this leg, he explores Kielder Forest, beginning at the
County Show in Stocksfield. Michael discovers what lay behind a national initiative to plant one of the largest
man-made woodlands in Europe.

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About Great British Railway Journeys

Michael Portillo travels along the railway networks of Great Britain and Ireland, referring to a Victorian guidebook written by George Bradshaw as he describes how the destinations have changed.

This show is broadcast on SBS.

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About the SBS

The SBS is an Australian free-to-air commercial network, and is one of the five main free-to-air television networks in Australia.

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