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Great Canadian Railroad Journeys
GenreTravel documentary
Presented byMichael Portillo
Composer(s)Jon Wygens
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series1
No. of episodes15 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)John Comerford
Producer(s)Alison Kreps
Running time30 minutes
Production company(s)Boundless
DistributorFremantle
Release
Original networkBBC Two
BBC Two HD
Original release14 January 2019 (2019-01-14) –
present
Chronology
Related shows
External links
Website

Great Canadian Railroad Journeys is a BBC travel documentary series presented by Michael Portillo and aired on BBC Two.[1] Portillo travels across the Canada primarily by train, though at times using other forms of transportation where necessary. On his journeys, he makes stops to learn how places, events and people, and the railroads of the 19th century influenced the country's growth.



Episodes[edit]

Series 1 (2019)[edit]

Halifax to La Malbaie[edit]

No.TitleOriginal air dateProd.
code
UK viewers
(millions)
1"Halifax"14 January 2019 (2019-01-14)1.01N/A
2"Pictou to Prince Edward Island"15 January 2019 (2019-01-15)1.02N/A
3"Springhill Junction to Moncton"16 January 2019 (2019-01-16)1.03N/A
4"Miramichi to Quebec City"17 January 2019 (2019-01-17)1.04N/A
5"Saint-Anne de Beaupre to La Malbaie"18 January 2019 (2019-01-18)1.05N/A


Vancouver to Calgary[edit]

No.TitleOriginal air dateProd.
code
UK viewers
(millions)
6"Vancouver"21 January 2019 (2019-01-21)1.06TBD
7"Vancouver Island to San Juan Island"22 January 2019 (2019-01-22)1.07TBD
8"Port Moody to Kamloops"23 January 2019 (2019-01-23)1.08TBD
9"Kamloops to Banff"24 January 2019 (2019-01-24)1.09TBD
10"Calgary"25 January 2019 (2019-01-25)1.10TBD


Winnipeg to Jasper[edit]

No.TitleOriginal air dateProd.
code
UK viewers
(millions)
11"Winnipeg"28 January 2019 (2019-01-28)1.11TBD
12"Portage la Prairie to Watrous"29 January 2019 (2019-01-29)1.12TBD
13"Saskatoon"30 January 2019 (2019-01-30)1.13TBD
14"Edmonton"31 January 2019 (2019-01-31)1.14TBD
15"Hinton to Jasper"1 February 2019 (2019-02-01)1.15TBD


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Great Canadian Railroad Journeys". BBC. Retrieved 19 January 2019.

External links[edit]

Category:2019 British television programme debuts Category:2010s British documentary television series Category:2010s British travel television series Category:BBC television documentaries Category:BBC travel television series Category:English-language television programs Category:Television series by Fremantle (company) Category:Television shows set in the United States