The Railway Children (1968) | 3: The Message

Based on The Railway Children by Edith Nesbit

Bobbie catches Peter stealing coal from the station shed to keep their mother warm when she is taken ill. Realising they need help, Bobbie comes up with a plan to catch the Old Gentleman's attention when he passes the station on the 9.15 train the next day.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Adaptation
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Duration: 24'03''
  • Broadcast date: 1968

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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