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The British Transport Films

After World War Two, a group of film-makers were paid by the government to persuade people to use public transport. Some of their critics called their work expensive propaganda, but the British Transport Film unit produced some of our finest post-war documentaries and captured a golden era on the railways, before the Beeching cuts.

40 minutes

Last on

Christmas Eve 2008 10:20
BBC Two except Yorkshire


Role Contributor
ProducerRichard Taylor