Great British Railway Journeys

Series 4 - 18. Taunton to Minehead

Taunton to Minehead

About this programme

18/25. On the third leg of his journey from London to Newton Abbot, Michael Portillo travels from Taunton to Minehead. Along the way he explores a church, finds out just what it takes to operate a 19th-century signal box and summons all his strength to move a 110-ton steam locomotive.

Cast and crew


Michael Portillo


Series Producer
Michelle Heeley