The Railway Children (1968) | 6: The Rescue

Based on The Railway Children by Edith Nesbit

Knowing her father is innocent, Bobbie enlists the help of Parks and hands him a letter to pass onto the 'Old Gentleman'. Excited by the local boys grammar school 'fox and hounds' paper chase, the children go to watch. One of the hounds fails to emerge from the railway tunnel...


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Adaptation
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Duration: 24'17''
  • Broadcast date: 1968

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

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