All Aboard: East Coast Trains Season 1
S01 E01Nov 12, 2013
At Your Service Nov 12, 2013 Documentary following East Coast rail employees as they work to maintain one of the UK's busiest transport networks. Cameras follow breakfast crews as they struggle to stay enthusiastic while serving sleep-deprived early-morning commuters. Rookie station security recruit Liam is asked to investigate an alarming situation, and a veteran platform attendant dispatches his last-ever train at York Station before retiring.
S01 E02Nov 19, 2013
We Are Family Nov 19, 2013 Our journey continues with a look at how well staff members get along. Plus, a troupe of dancers surprise commuters with an impromptu platform performance.
S01 E03Nov 26, 2013
Match Day Nov 26, 2013 Stress levels rise as staff members face the last day of the Premier League football season. Plus, a radio problem causes chaos for hundreds of passengers.
S01 E04Dec 3, 2013
Not Your Regular 9 to 5 Dec 3, 2013 Train driver Steve hasn't looked back since leaving this accountancy job, while at King's Cross Station, customer services deal with an irate passenger.
S01 E05Dec 10, 2013
Derby Day Dec 10, 2013 Thousands of fans descend on Newcastle Station for a big football match, while, in Durham, staff deal with the annual exodus of university students.
S01 E06Dec 17, 2013
The Long Weekend Dec 17, 2013 It's Easter and staff up and down the line are bracing themselves for the busiest weekend of the year, and the railway chaplain hosts a charity shoe-polishing event. Police have to intervene at Newcastle station to deal with four rowdy passengers, while a cross-country journey reunites a pair of long-distance lovers who first met on an East Coast train.
S01 E07Dec 24, 2013
A Day In The Life Dec 24, 2013 The East Coast train named after former England manager Sir Bobby Robson makes its way from London to Edinburgh, and receives a particularly warm welcome in Newcastle from a group of race-goers on a winning streak. Meanwhile, controller Daz finds himself looking after some very active lost property.
S01 E08Dec 30, 2013
For The Love of Trains Dec 30, 2013 The night shift is in full swing at the East Coast's sprawling maintenance depot, until a signal problem threatens to derail the schedule. The service staff on the Flying Scotsman reveal how they are ruled by a tight deadline, while a flock of train spotters glimpses a rare steam-powered locomotive at York station.
S01 E09Jan 7, 2014
All in a Days Work Jan 7, 2014 The team has to improvise when heavy snowfall brings trouble to the entire network, and a death on the line forces all trains to grind to a halt. The company's new uniforms are rolled out, and employees prepare for an eventful Saturday night.
S01 E10Jan 14, 2014
Credit Where It's Due Jan 14, 2014 Staff at York station have a busy time coping with bank holiday crowds and passengers making their way to the races. While information controller Julie manages to enjoy the atmosphere, new train dispatcher Liam is run ragged. Plus, East Coast rail employees prepare for their very own red carpet awards ceremony.