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Great British Railway Journeys

  • Season 13
  • 15 episodes
  • Education
  • Lifestyle

Summary

Documentary series in which Michael Portillo travels the length and breadth of the country by train.

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Episode 7: Hackney Wick to Oxford Circus

Summary

Michael Portillo continues his travels through the capital in the heart of London's East End. First, Michael explores Hackney Wick, where he hears about The Daily Worker newspaper's origins, before heading to London's West End to hunt down London's oldest surviving Indian restaurant, Veeraswamy. Here, he tries his hand at making chapatis, under the watchful eye of the restaurant's master chef.

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PresenterMichael Portillo

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DirectorTom Richardson
Executive producerJohn Comerford
Series editorAlison Kreps

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