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Controller John and Mobile Bob

Duration: 02:20

Bank station in the middle of the city services 6 separate lines and with interchange traffic increasing by 40% in the last decade alone, it needs a crack team of operatives to run it smoothly through the rush hours. That team is headed up by John Hodges in the control room - the all-seeing-eye of the station, and the irrepressible Mobile Bob Weedon on the ground.

Available since: Tue 27 Mar 2012


Series Producer
Ben Rumney
Executive Producer
Edmund Coulthard
Executive Producer
Alistair Pegg

This clip is from

The Tube Episode 5

5/6 The Tube's most unusual employee, a hawk called Toyah, is put to work on pigeon patrol.

First broadcast: 19 Mar 2012

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