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Benefit Street

6 x 60' Starts Monday 11th May 2015 on Channel 4 

One of the most controversial and talked about documentary series of recent years returns for a second series.

Last year the first series of Benefits Street, filmed on James Turner Street in Birmingham, sparked a political and media debate about poverty and welfare with one of the street’s residents, ‘White Dee’, becoming a national figure.

This time the series focuses on Kingston Road on the Tilery Estate in Stockton-On-Tees, an area hit hard by recession and economic decline.

 

6 x 60' Starts Monday 11th May 2015 on Channel 4 

One of the most controversial and talked about documentary series of recent years returns for a second series.

For The Love Of Cars: Series 2

Sunday 19th April 2015 Channel 4 at 8pm 

We drove them for fun, we drove them for work and we drove them in our dreams. 

But now they’re fallen on hard times. 

And For The Love of Cars, Philip Glenister and international renowned car designer Ant Anstead are going to do something about it. 

From James Bond favourite, the Aston Martin DBS to ultimate 80’s hot-hatch, the Golf GTi mk1, each week Ant and Phil have just 10 weeks to save a classic car restoration that’s gone wrong - restoring it in time for one of the biggest classic car auctions of the year.  

8 x 60' Sunday 19th April 2015 Channel 4 at 8pm 

We drove them for fun, we drove them for work and we drove them in our dreams. 

But now they’re fallen on hard times. 

And For The Love of Cars, Philip Glenister and international renowned car designer Ant Anstead are going to do something about it. 

 

We drove them for fun, we drove them for

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    Immigration Street

    1 x 60' Channel 4 Tuesday 24th February 2015 at 10pm

    This thought-provoking documentary provides a unique insight into multiculturalism in Britain today, from the perspective of one of Britain’s most ethnically diverse streets, Derby Road in Southampton. 

    1 x 60' Channel 4 Tuesday 24th February 2015 at 10pm

    This thought-provoking documentary provides a unique insight into multiculturalism in Britain today, from the perspective of one of Britain’s most ethnically diverse streets, Derby Road in Southampton. 

    1 x 60' Channel 4 Tuesday 24th February 2015 at 10pm

    This thought-provoking documentary provides a unique insight into multiculturalism in Britain today, from the perspective of one of Britain’s most ethnically diverse streets, Derby Road in Southampton. 

    Make Leicester British

    Monday 3rd November 2014 at 9pm on Channel 4

    Immigration is one of Britain's most fiercely debated and diversive issues. At the next general election it will play a pivotal role in deciding which political party takes power. At the heart of the debate are cities like Leicester- one of the first UK cities to have a non-white majority.

     

    Monday 3rd November 2014 at 9pm on Channel 4

    Immigration is one of Britain's most fiercely debated and diversive issues. Eight citizens of Leicester, who represent the city's diversity, have volunteered to live together to explore whether they can ever truly accept immigration.

     

    Monday 3rd November 2014 at 9pm on Channel 4

    Immigration is one of Britain's most fiercely debated and diversive issues. At the next general election it will play a pivotal role in deciding which political party takes power. At the heart of the debate are cities like Leicester- one of the first UK cities to have a non-white majority.

    My Last Summer

    Death is inevitable yet it is not a subject we find easy to talk about – most of us prefer to push it out of our minds. Taboos around death can leave us poorly prepared for the loss of those we love and even for our own mortality.

     

    Wednesday 4th June 2014 at 10pm on Channel 4

    Death is inevitable, yet it is not a subject we find easy to talk about- most of us prefer to push it out of our minds. Taboos around death can leave us poorly prepared for the loss of those we love and even for our own mortality.

    Wednesday 4th June 2014 at 10pm on Channel 4

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  • For The Love of Cars

    Sunday 20th April 2014 at 8pm on Channel 4

    Phil Glenister is on a mission to find and restore six of Britain's best loved cars. From the Mini that defined the 60's to the car that built Britain- the Land Rover Series One, to the glorius mess that was the Triumph Stag; to the brilliant Ford Escort that brought cheap speed to the masses- the sotry of these cars is the story of us.

    Sunday 20th April 2014 at 8pm on Channel 4

    Phil Glenister is on a mission to find and restore six of Britain's best loved cars. From the Mini that defined the 60's to the car that built Britain- the Land Rover Series One, to the glorius mess that was the Triumph Stag; to the brilliant Ford Escort that brought cheap speed to the masses- the sotry of these cars is the story of us.

    Sunday 20th April 2014 at 8pm on Channel 4

    Phil Glenister is on a mission to find and restore six of Britain's best loved cars. From the Mini that defined the 60's to the car that built Britain- the Land Rover Series One, to the glorius mess that was the Triumph Stag; to the brilliant Ford Escort that brought cheap speed to the masses- the sotry of these cars is the story of us.

    Benefits Street

    This observational documentary series reveals the reality of life on benefits, as the residents of one of Britain’s most benefit-dependent streets invite cameras into their tight-knit community. It’s a place where residents face challenges such as bringing up children in poverty, low levels of education and training, drug and alcohol dependency, and crime. But it also has a strong sense of community, where people look out for each other and where small acts of kindness can go a long way.

     

    Monday 6th January 2014 at 9pm on Channel 4

    This observational documentary series reveals the reality of life on benefits, as the residents of one of Britain’s most benefit-dependent streets invite cameras into their tight-knit community. It’s a place where residents face challenges such as bringing up children in poverty, low levels of education and training, drug and alcohol dependency, and crime.

    This observational documentary series reveals the reality of life on benefits, as the residents of one of Britain’s most benefit-dependent streets invite cameras into their tight-knit community. It’s a place where residents face challenges such as bringing up children in poverty, low levels of education and training, drug and alcohol dependency, and crime. But it also has a strong sense of community, where people look out for each other and where small acts of kindness can go a long way.

    The Cruel Cut

    Female Genital Mutilation or FGM is when a girl’s genitals are either partially or totally removed for non-medical reasons. Leyla Hussein, a campaigner and mother, was cut when she was seven years old. Four women held her down, while a fifth cut her. Leyla screamed for her mother to help her, before passing out. There are 66,000 women and girls living with the terrible consequences of FGM in Britain. And with an estimated 24,000 girls at risk of mutilation today, Leyla sets out on a campaign to eradicate FGM in the UK.  

    Wednesday 6th November 2013 at 10.45pm on Channel 4

    Female Genital Mutilation or FGM is when a girl’s genitals are either partially or totally removed for non-medical reasons. Leyla Hussein, a campaigner and mother, was cut when she was seven years old. With an estimated 24,000 girls at risk of mutilation today, Leyla sets out on a campaign to eradicate FGM in the UK.  

    Female Genital Mutilation or FGM is when a girl’s genitals are either partially or totally removed for non-medical reasons. Leyla Hussein, a campaigner and mother, was cut when she was seven years old. Four women held her down, while a fifth cut her. Leyla screamed for her mother to help her, before passing out. There are 66,000 women and girls living with the terrible consequences of FGM in Britain. And with an estimated 24,000 girls at risk of mutilation today, Leyla sets out on a campaign to eradicate FGM in the UK.  

    Why Dont you Speak English?

    Tuesday 23rd July 2013 at 9pm on Channel 4

    In this compelling new series, four British families open the doors of their homes to four immigrants who can’t speak English. What ensues is a fascinating clash of language and culture.

    In this compelling new series, four British families open the doors of their homes to four immigrants who can’t speak English. What ensues is a fascinating clash of language and culture.

    Make Bradford British

    Starts 9pm, Thursday 1st March 2012 on C4

    Multicultural Britain needs help. Some people aren't mixing and our cities are becoming increasingly divided. Nowhere is the problem clearer than in Bradford. In this series over a hundred people from Bradford sit the UK citizenship test. Nearly everyone fails. Eight of the individuals who fail are invited to live together and explore what it means to be British. Can people of different races, different religions, and different cultures really live together? Can eight people from different worlds but the same city define what it means to be British in 2012?

     

    2 x 60' on Channel 4

    Multicultural Britain needs help. Some people aren't mixing and our cities are becoming increasingly divided. Nowhere is the problem clearer than in Bradford. In this series over a hundred people from Bradford sit the UK citizenship test. Nearly everyone fails. Eight of the individuals who fail are invited to live together and explore what it means to be British. Can people of different races, different religions, and different cultures really live together? Can eight people from different worlds but the same city define what it means to be British in 2012?

     

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