Portillo steams ahead for new series

Michael Portillo in Fort William. Photograph: Iain Ferguson,

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TV presenter Michael Portillo joined the passengers and crew of the Jacobite steam train in Fort William as part of his new series on Coastal Railways.

He also visited Oban to take a look at the dedicated bicycle carriages and spent time in Mallaig looking at its long history with the West Coast Line.  Photograph: Iain Ferguson, alba.photos.