Live stream preview

Watch this video and more on British Pathé TV

Watch this video and more on British Pathé TV

Start your free trial

Already subscribed? Sign in

How to Drive the Flying Scotsman

Railways • 31m

Up Next in Railways

  • John Snell's Railways Recalled

    This film is a little gem! A selection of archive films from the collection of John Snell and his 16mm camera. John Snell has been a follower of railways since childhood and has been involved in preservation for many years. Pure nostalgia! From British Pathé TV's Railway Collection.

  • Main Line Return to Swanage

    The full story behind the return of passenger trains to the Swanage branch in April and May 2008. Includes aerial footage of Tangmere as it arrives and departs from the branch. Many lineside locations and interviews with the key people on the day and footage of the trains as they departed from Lo...

  • No. 850 Lord Nelson

    This programme tells the story of the Lord Nelson from its design and construction in 1926 through to its operational years in BR service and eventual withdrawal in 1962. Footage of its first preservation period in service in the 1980s is accompanied by recollections of firing a Nelson by an East...