National Geographic: Britain's Greatest Machines - Series 1

  |  Buy to Own: 10/08/2015
  |  188 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


All four episodes of the National Geographic documentary series exploring the pivotal moments in Britain's recent engineering history. Presenter Chris Barrie looks at the role British inventions and engineering have played in our modern lives, from the first trains to cars, jet engines, battlefield innovations, the lawnmower and the petrol pumps known as 'fat ladies'. Episodes are: '1930s', '1950s', '1960s' and '1980s'.