Films and Videos on Tunnelling

This section exists to provide links to publicly available films and videos on the subject of tunnelling. Generally they are aimed at the wider public but may well be of interest to those in the industry. The films are neither made nor endorsed by the BTS.

Shieldhall Strategic Tunnel

Scottish Water has made a video on the 3.1km wastewater tunnel in the South of Glasgow.

A short version of the video, Commute with a Difference, is available to view on YouTube.

Jubilee Line Extension on BBC TV

The Link – Trickiest Tunnel. A documentary following Hugh Docherty on the Jubilee Line Extension in 1995.

The film was first shown on television on 28 November 1995. It is currently advertised as being available until 22 August 2021 on BBC iPlayer.

Videos relating specifically to safety can be found under Safety Videos in the section Tunnelling Safety below.