In Stirlingshire, Bobby Halliday’s ten bespoke house farm steading development nears completion. Used to designing for what his clients demand, Bobby has to design a home that has no buyer, so the pressure is on him to make it somewhere that will appeal to everyone. On the other side of the site he’s dealing with the polar opposite problem, as one client’s obsession with cars forces a complete redesign of the house they’re moving in to. Near Edinburgh, Christopher Dinnis and Carolyn Whiteford work with a family to gain planning permission to convert an old silversmiths in the heart of a conservation village into a family home. Tough negotiations with the planners ensue, will Chris and Carolyn be able to pull it off?
Season 01, Episode 02 — ”Down in the Dumps”
A single mom has a garage overflowing with junk, and it’s up to Kraig and the Garage Brothers to transform it into a room where her two rambunctious sons can play. Frank and Peaches do the heavy lifting but don’t find much. Kraig is down in the dumps when all they recover are a few trinkets and a toilet. Will this job put them in the hole, or will a last minute find flush out a profit?
Afghanistan has a drugs problem. A big one. It has some of the highest rates of heroin addiction anywhere – over a million Afghans are now problem drug users. This film follows the fortunes of two young heroin addicts – Jawad and Babrak – as they try to kick their smack habits and get their lives back together. It’s a deeply personal portrait of hope and fear in a country ravaged by war, poverty and hard drugs.