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Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways

In the captivating three-part travel series CHRIS TARRANT: EXTREME RAILWAYS, the personable British host (Who Wants to Be a Millionaire) explores some of the world's oldest and most scenic railway journeys. Along the way, he meets fellow passengers, local characters and train drivers and engineers, and discovers more about the history, maintenance and impact of these extreme railways. Each episode is filled with incredible stories and challenges Chris and his crew must overcome.
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Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 - 8:00 PM    "The Diamond Railway (Southern Africa)" Chris travels 1500 miles from Cape Town in South Africa, across Botswana to the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, following the route of a mind-bogglingly ambitious railway pioneered by controversial 19th century British Colonialist, Cecil Rhodes. Rhodes made a fortune from diamonds and used it to fund his railway and to extend British rule across Africa, laying the foundations for apartheid in the process. Chris wants to discover if this railway built to further the interests of a white minority is still relevant to the people of these countries today. D
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Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 - 8:00 PM "The Diamond Railway (Southern Africa)" (PLUS)
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Monday, Aug 21, 2017 - 1:00 AM "The Diamond Railway (Southern Africa)" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Aug 26, 2017 - 2:00 AM "Trans-Caucasus Express (Caucasus)" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Aug 26, 2017 - 5:00 PM "Trans-Caucasus Express (Caucasus)" (PLUS)
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Sunday, Aug 27, 2017 - 8:00 PM "Trans-Caucasus Express (Caucasus)" (PLUS)
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Monday, Aug 28, 2017 - 12:00 AM "Trans-Caucasus Express (Caucasus)" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 - 2:00 AM "War, Ore & Santa Claus (Scandinavia)" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 - 5:00 PM "War, Ore & Santa Claus (Scandinavia)" (PLUS)
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Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 - 8:00 PM "War, Ore & Santa Claus (Scandinavia)" (PLUS)
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Monday, Sep 4, 2017 - 12:30 AM "War, Ore & Santa Claus (Scandinavia)" (PLUS)
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