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New railway TV programs
« on: February 27, 2019, 12:16:23 PM »
BBC Four - James May's Big Trouble in Model Britain, Episode 1
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might be interesting next Wednesday I think.

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Re: New railway TV programs
« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2019, 07:14:50 PM »
Thanks for that, watched it and thought it very good.  Co-incidently (or not), immediately after it was was  Timeshift programme entitled "The Joy of (Train) Sets", which was also very good.  A bit of Pete Waterman's layout was featured along with quite a bit of model railway history from about the 1860's onwards.
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Re: New railway TV programs
« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2019, 01:11:55 AM »
G'day All, :hellosign:

We get Great British Rail Journeys, Extreme Rail Journeys ,Coastal Rail Journeys and Great American Rail Journeys
plus a new one Walking British Lost Railways which is a really interesting one down here on Free to Air T V
Australian T V. I probably haven't got the titles 100% correct :hmmm: but I'm sure you know which is which, all good shows.
We don't have pay to view T V, services like Foxtell etc, as we don't bother watching a huge amount of T V. Bloody Retirement!! neither of us would have time to go to work even if we were supposed to.
Neither of us Babysit G/Kids as the 3 Lads are all in their Teens and older so I'm Buggered if I know where the time goes but at least we are enjoying our selves .Although my Margaret is the Social Butterfly of the two of us.
Cheers from Australia, Denis. :beers:
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Re: New railway TV programs - Secrets of the railways Yestrday TV
« Reply #3 on: June 16, 2019, 06:18:39 PM »
Exploring Canfranc station on the border of France & Spain - reputed location for Nazi gold and cobalt smuggling on the Trans- Pyrenees railway

https://argonon.com/secrets-of-the-railways/

https://yesterday.uktv.co.uk/tv-guide/

18th June, 8pm Yesterday TV


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Re: New railway TV programs
« Reply #4 on: June 18, 2019, 08:45:29 AM »
Its reported elsewhere they have started recording the next series of " The Great Model Railway Challenge". Supposedly bigger and better as the first was such a success for Channel 5.

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Re: New railway TV programs
« Reply #5 on: June 18, 2019, 08:56:47 AM »
Good news.... I think!  :uneasy:
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Re: New railway TV programs
« Reply #6 on: June 18, 2019, 09:01:23 AM »
Each of eight program will be a hour and a quarter. This is supposed to enable them to include more coverage of how things are done. Apparently lots of this sort of thing was edited out last time.

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Re: New railway TV programs
« Reply #7 on: June 18, 2019, 09:49:35 AM »
Exploring Canfranc station on the border of France & Spain - reputed location for Nazi gold and cobalt smuggling on the Trans- Pyrenees railway

https://argonon.com/secrets-of-the-railways/

https://yesterday.uktv.co.uk/tv-guide/

18th June, 8pm Yesterday TV




Hi Railwaygun,

Thanks for the heads up. Recorded and looking forward to it. Don't know much about Canfranc station except that it's huge for such an out of the way place so should be interesting.

Cheers weave  :beers:

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Re: New railway TV programs - Secrets of the railways Yestrday TV
« Reply #8 on: June 18, 2019, 04:09:24 PM »
Exploring Canfranc station on the border of France & Spain - reputed location for Nazi gold and cobalt smuggling on the Trans- Pyrenees railway

https://argonon.com/secrets-of-the-railways/

https://yesterday.uktv.co.uk/tv-guide/

18th June, 8pm Yesterday TV

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Just a reminder - 8pm tonight.

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Re: New railway TV programs
« Reply #9 on: June 18, 2019, 08:51:12 PM »
Each of eight program will be a hour and a quarter. This is supposed to enable them to include more coverage of how things are done. Apparently lots of this sort of thing was edited out last time.

[/quotthete are a few places left on the trip to Fawley. Where it was all filmed
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