Aired Monday February 12, 7:30pm - 8:00pmon Yesterday

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 4 Episode 6: Portsmouth to Gomshall

Michael Portillo is travelling port to port, from the centuries old naval hub of Portsmouth to the historic Grimsby docks. Michael feeds the crew of Britain's newest warship, discovers how the Victorians planned to repel a possible French invasion and learns that there's well established industry where one might least expect to find it.

Documentary / Travel
Original air date
Cast and crew
  • Colin RothbartDirector
  • Michael PortilloHost