Paddington Station 24/7: Back On The Tracks

Series 4

Series 4, Episode 8

3.0 36 x
This week at Paddington, a high speed train comes to an abrupt halt in the station as there are fears it's collided with something on the track. After an immediate evacuation of passengers, an investigation is underway, which threatens the busiest time of day.

Series 4, Episode 7

3.0 41 x
Staff have little time to prepare for a flying visit from Prince Harry. The team work against the clock to realign a buckled rail that is threatening to disrupt the timetable.

Series 4, Episode 6

2.5 23 x
The Welsh football team receive the VIP treatment as they travel to Paddington for a friendly with England. Storm Alex hits the network hard, and the just-completed sea wall at Dawlish faces it's toughest test yet.

Series 4, Episode 5

4.0 16 x
Life at one of the UK's busiest transport hubs, and the western rail network it serves. Out on track, maintenance work is underway on England's longest railway tunnel and Slough station is evacuated after a suspicious package is found.

Series 4, Episode 4

4.0 22 x
A major track circuit failure results in one of Paddington's busiest platforms having to close. A 200-year-old tunnel needs complex maintenance work.

Series 4, Episode 3

4.0 19 x
A passenger, who has dropped their overnight bag on the tracks, threatens to jump on the live rail to retrieve it. A major power failure causes signal problems, including on the main line into Paddington.

Series 4, Episode 2

4.0 35 x
Staff at Paddington are given a moment's notice before the arrival of the prime minister. An ambulance is called to meet an incoming service, on which a person has collapsed.

Series 4, Episode 1

4.8 107 x
The Cheltenham Festival means up to five times the usual number of passengers use the Western Network, some of whom have had an early-morning tipple. Heavy rain fall floods an important junction.