Great British Railway Journeys - Season 7 - Episode 18 - Woking to Walton-on-Thames
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Watch Series: Great British Railway Journeys Released in (2010) - Season 7 - Episode 18 ,airing date 2016-01-28 produced by UK, The TV Series categorized in Documentary, and content rating TV-G with duration 30 min broadcasted as these networks BBC Two, Streamed at Putlocker & directed by Marc Beers, Cassie Farrell, Tom Richardson. Michael's journey through the home counties continues at Woking, Surrey, where Michael uncovers the story of Britain's first purpose-built crematorium, a response to overcrowded cemeteries and London's ever-expanding population. A trip to world-famous Wisley Gardens sheds light on the work of the Royal Horticultural Society, as Michael gets green fingered.
Swapping trees and tranquillity for the roar of a motor car, at Weybridge Michael visits Brooklands the birthplace of motor racing and gets behind the wheel of a vintage Bentley racing car. As this journey leg draws to a close, Portillo goes camping at Walton-on-Thames and learns about the unlikely origins of a leisure pursuit that is going strong today.
Date Modified: 2017-12-27 10:24:51
Air Date: 2016-01-28
Year Released: 2010
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