James May’s Big Trouble in Model Britain
Two-part documentary, introduced and narrated by model train enthusiast James May, that follows a year inside Hornby Hobbies- an iconic British toymaker on the brink of collapse
Part one of two. Documentary following a year at British toymaking company Hornby Hobbies as it teeters on the brink of collapse. Director Simon Kohler assesses the state of his beloved business after his four-year absence, while master modeller Jim is given the biggest build of his career.
Conclusion of the two-part documentary following a year inside the British toymaking company, Hornby Hobbies. In this episode Ken, head of audio development, is sent on a top secret mission to capture the sound of a steam locomotive for its potential use in a brand new model. Elsewhere, marketing and development director Simon Kohler takes on two of his biggest rivals in a dramatic showdown.