The Grand Finale Of British Steam - English Branch Lines and BywaysBranch lines and secondary routes have always had a special appeal. This programme recalls many such English byways in films made in the 1950s and 60s. The railways portrayed ran through landscapes which ranged from the green and pleasant shires of rural England to the very heart of the Metropolis. Among the routes featured are:
The year of 1968 was a pivotal year in a period of great change and with the march of so-called progress that included man being a matter of months away from walking on the moon the time was up for steam.
The GREAT BRITISH BUMPER BOOK OF FUN is filled with entertainment to keep any bored child busy. Full of colouring, doodling, puzzling and much more besides with a selection of brilliant things to make and do with simple step-by-step instructions to follow all themed around the British Isles. Colour in Big Ben, spot the odd one out at Edinburgh Zoo and follow the maze to the waterfall in the
Step aboard the gleaming carriages of the Belmond British Pullman, part of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express collection, adorned in umber and cream livery. Stewards, in their immaculate uniforms, welcome you on board the train. Experience the Golden Age of Travel on a very special steam hauled excursion. Relive a magical moment in history whilst enjoying a five course lunch with champagne and wine
In 1868, the first ever documented bicycle race was held in a Paris park, and to the locals chagrin, was won by a Briton. Yet while cycling culture became ingrained in continental European culture, riders this side of the Channel were engaged in constant battles with the authorities to pursue their sport - road racing was in fact banned as early as 1890. Its rise in popularity over the past 150
Great British Bike Rides is a celebration of British road cycling. Author Dave Barter brings together 40 of the best road rides in England, Scotland and Wales, searching out the countrys most celebrated routes, toughest climbs and most scenic roads. The rides are challenging, they are adventurous, and they are quintessentially British - tackle the classic Fred Whitton in the English Lake
The Grand Budapest Hotel is a British-German comedy-drama film written and directed by Wes Anderson and tells the story of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between WW1 and WW2 and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his most trusted protg... An all-star cast including Ralph Fiennes, Adrien Brody, Jeff Goldblum, Jude Law, Bill Murray, Edward Norton, Tilda Swinton
The Great British Tuck Shop Book - The ultimate book of sweetie nostalgia, with a foreword by sweet aficionado Jonathan Ross. But A Quarter Of doesn`t sell books! (we hear you shout). No, but we had to sell this one. You see, it`s brilliant, and encapsulates all the amazing nostalgia of the sweets (and other things!) of our youth. Open this book and you`re instantly transported to the Great
You havent seen the finale of Breaking Bad yet?! Come on. You cant avoid spoilers for ever.Mug design reads: I havent seen the Breaking Bad finale yet - so shut up.Our ceramic mugs are all white barring the printed design and are a standard mug size.
A colourful celebration of some of the things that put the Great into Britain, in a wonderful collage you will love to assemble. Manufactured by Falcon, this 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle will surely brighten your day, and you will discover many gorgeous landscapes and lovely details as you recreate the picture, piece by piece. Standing out with their bold red colour, a double-decker bus, a telephone
Rob Temples hilarious new book reveals all the ways in which we are a nation of socially awkward but well-meaning oddballs, struggling to make it through every day without apologising to an inanimate object.
Safari: A Photicular Book.This stunning book is not only a great read, it also brings the beautiful animals to life, using an amazing thing called Photicular Photography. Using a special lens and photograph, when the image is moved up and down, the animal appears to move.The book is packed with information covering lots of safari animals. The stunning 3D moving images cover a Cheetah, Lion,
A book to appeal to the ten million shed owners in the UK and two million in Australia. A shed experience. The Joy of Sheds is a humorous miscellany of shed facts, shed humour, shed features, shed design, shed maintenance and more. 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.8
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Based on the beloved international bestselling book, The Book Thief tells the story of Liesel, an extraordinary and courageous young girl sent to live with a foster family in World War II Germany. She learns to read with encouragement from her new family and Max, a Jewish refugee who they are hiding under the stairs. For Liesel and Max, the power of words and imagination become the only
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Nubs, an Iraqi dog of war book, never had a home or a person of his own. He was the leader of a pack of wild dogs living off the land and barely surviving. But Nubss life changed when he met Marine Major Brian Dennis. The two formed a fast friendship, made stronger by Denniss willingness to share his meals, offer a warm place to sleep, and give Nubs the kind of care and attention he had never
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