London to Brighton: Side by Side (BBC Four, Monday 13 May 2024)

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BBC Four presents a unique television event, London to Brighton: Side by Side, airing on Monday, 13 May 2024. This innovative program showcases a fascinating comparison between two point-of-view films of the iconic London to Brighton train journey, shot by the BBC in 1953 and 1983 respectively.

The program presents a split-screen format, synchronizing the two runs and offering viewers a rare opportunity to witness the changes that occurred over those 30 years. Every bridge, siding, tunnel, and station is presented side by side, creating an unlikely synchronization.

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London to Brighton: Side by Side provides a fascinating glimpse into the evolution of Britain’s railway system and the surrounding landscapes.

London to Brighton: Side by Side airs on BBC Four on Monday, 13 May 2024.

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