Great British Railway Journeys

12:30 AM to 1:00 AM
Thursday 16 May

Edinburgh to Kirkcaldy

Season 1 Episode 10 of 20

Michael Portillo leaves Glasgow and travels to Carluke in Lanarkshire's Clyde Valley, where he meets Tom Clelland, who is trying to revive his family's fruit-growing business. On his way to Edinburgh, he learns about the vast range of items left on trains, before spending the night in the city's famous Balmoral Hotel. His journey ends in Kirkcaldy, where he explores the paintings donated to the local gallery by his grandfather John Blyth

Great British Railway Journeys airs on Yesterday at 12:30 AM, Thursday 16 May. (Subtitles.)
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Michael Portillo
Fiona Caldwell
Series Producer
Charlie Bunce
Executive Producer