The Railway


November 24, 2015

Expired 3.0 11 x
From some of the UK's busiest urban commuter routes to frozen highland mountains, keeping trains running on Scotland's rail network is a huge challenge. With winter looming large, the country's train, station and engineering staff are entering their toughest season.

November 17, 2015

Expired 3.0 18 x
The West Coast Mainline is the busiest route in Europe - linking London to Glasgow with Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool in between.

November 12, 2015

Expired 3.0 12 x
With 20,000 miles of track and seven million neighbours, the railway has to manage its local communities as best it can. Millions of pounds are spent on the track teams who deal with fly-tipping and picking up dog mess thrown on the track. The MerseyRail revenue inspectors must try to clamp down on ticket evasion while hav...

November 10, 2015

Expired 3.0 10 x
Documentary following the staff, passengers and police officers on the railways in and around Leeds during summer. This is the most challenging season for staff, when binge drinkers, cable thieves and trespassers all threaten to delay the trains.

October 18, 2015

Expired 3.0 10 x
Some of the most overcrowded trains in Britain are the rush hour trains between Reading and Paddington, and every morning, thousands of commuters resignedly squeeze on to packed trains at Reading. It's a packed schedule and when a train accidentally cuts through some vital signalling cables, the track staff are under inten...

Keeping Britain on Track

Expired 3.0 6 x
Documentary following the staff at London's King's Cross station, the gateway to Leeds, York, Newcastle and Edinburgh for the 47 million people who travel through the station every year.
Episodes 2013

6. North of the Border

3.0 22 x
Revealing the unique challenges faced by the rail network in Scotland.

5. Railway on my Doorstep

3.0 16 x
With millions of neighbours, the railway must manage relations with local communities.

4. West Coast Mainline

3.0 24 x
The West Coast Mainline is the busiest route in Europe, linking London to Glasgow.

3. Standing Room Only

3.0 24 x
A train cuts through some vital signalling cables between Reading and Paddington.
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