Travel writer Benedict le Vay has had a ball travelling the country by train.
His guide oozes the chance to rediscover the romance of travel on the rails.
This second edition includes a fresh design and improved maps and a new section on Britain’s secret best-kept railways.
Full of fascinating facts and charming stories, this guide is a must to take with you next time you jump aboard a train.
Britain from the Rails by Benedict le Vay, £15.99, www.bradtguides.com