Series 1


Series 1

Series following a team of more than 10,000 engineers and construction workers as they race to build a brand new railway under London - Crossrail - London's new Underground.


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Urban Heart Surgery

1. The Fifteen Billion Pound Railway: Series 1, Urban Heart Surgery

A look at London's Crossrail, which requires building 42km of tunnels under the city.

Tunnels Under the Thames

2. The Fifteen Billion Pound Railway: Series 1, Tunnels Under the Thames

Engineers building Crossrail battle to rebuild a Victorian tunnel under the Royal Docks.

Platforms and Plague Pits

3. The Fifteen Billion Pound Railway: Series 1, Platforms and Plague Pits

The engineers building Crossrail race to build ten new train stations across London.