10/15 Michael learns about the adoption of Harry Beck's radical map for the Underground.
9/15 Michael tracks the River Thames from east to west with his 1930s Bradshaw’s guide.
8/15 Michael’s Bradshaw’s-inspired rail tour of London continues in Hampstead.
7/15 Michael continues his travels through the capital in the heart of London’s East End.
6/15 Michael continues his journey in greater London, starting with the village of Chislehurst.
5/15 Michael reaches the Kent resort of Herne Bay, where he learns about a pioneering aviatrix.
4/15 Michael heads across the Kent coast, visiting Walmer Castle and the resort of Margate.
3/15 Michael Portillo follows his 1930s Bradshaw’s guide to the unspoilt Sussex port of Rye.
2/15 Michael visits the village of Ditchling, once the home of a community of Catholic artists.
1/15 Michael Portillo experiences a terrifying ‘victory roll’ in a World War II Spitfire