Series 1

Michael Portillo takes to the tracks with a copy of George Bradshaw's Victorian Railway Guidebook, travelling the length and breadth of the country to see how the railways changed Britain

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Coventry to Watford

19/20 Michael Portillo meets the last pure-breed Aylesbury duck farmer in Buckinghamshire.

Tomorrow 11:15 BBC Two

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Walsall to Bournville

18/20 Michael Portillo learns how to cook an authentic Indian curry in Birmingham.

Sat 16 Aug 2014 10:45 BBC Two

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