6 x 60 mins
Rory McGrath presents this hugely entertaining and popular show. Look closely and you'll find that the Brits are behind many of the big engineering advances that shaped the modern world. From steam engines to jet engines, from the train to the hovercraft, the list is second to none. 'Best of British' lifts the hood and fiddles with brakes of Britain’s engineering heritage.
'Brilliantly patriotic.' - The Times
'A wonderful homage to British imagination and ambition.' - The Daily Telegraph
'Really engaging stuff.' - Radio Times