Michael Portillo TV show visits Carnforth station

Michael Portillo.
Michael Portillo.

Carnforth railway station will appear on Great British Railway Journeys on BBC2 tonight (Tuesday).

The popular show is presented by former MP, Michael Portillo.

Portillo will be shown visiting the Lake District before ending his journey at Carnforth station to find out about its history as location for the film ‘Brief Encounter’.

The former Cabinet member visited the station to film the episode in the summer.

The programme starts at 6.30pm.