Great British Railway Journeys

Series 4 - 6. Portsmouth to Gomshall

Portsmouth to Gomshall

About this programme

6/25. Michael Portillo embarks on the next stage of his journey in which he travels from the naval hub of Portsmouth to Grimsby docks. On the first leg, he helps feed the crew of Britain's newest battleship, discovers how the Victorians planned to repel a possible French invasion and learns there is a well-established industry in an unlikely location.

Cast and crew


Michael Portillo


Series Producer
Michelle Heeley