TV presenter films in Ipswich Waterfront, Harwich and Leiston

Filming in Ipswich Waterfront

Filming in Ipswich Waterfront - Credit: Archant

Michael Portillo films his Great British Railway Journeys

Stuart Grimwade of Ipswich Maritime Trust, left, with Michael Portillo on his visit to Ipswich Water

Stuart Grimwade of Ipswich Maritime Trust, left, with Michael Portillo on his visit to Ipswich Waterfront - Credit: Archant

BBC televsion fim crews have been in Ipswich, Harwich and Leiston along with TV presenter Michael Portillo.

Michael Portillo in Ipswich

Michael Portillo in Ipswich - Credit: Archant

Former MP Michael Portillo has been in Essex and Suffolk filming for the next season of his documentary trave series - Great British Railway Journeys.

He visited Ipswich Waterfront where he was met and welcomed by Stuart Grimwade of the Ipswich Maritime Trust who told him about the history of the area.