Restoration Man
48:00

Restoration Man: Towers

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC August 25, 2011

Design and technologies

History

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

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Two towers, old and decrepit and part of Britain's heritage, have been bought by separate owners out to save them and turn them into unique family homes.

Two towers, old and decrepit and part of Britain's heritage, have been bought by separate owners out to save them and turn them into unique family homes.

Mastercrafts
58:38

Mastercrafts: Weaving

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC November 3, 2011

Design and technologies

History

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Monty Don enters the colourful world of the handloom weaver. Fashion designer Holly Berry, 26, ex-city business analyst Tref Davies, 35, and craft writer Momtaz Begum-Hossain, ...

Monty Don enters the colourful world of the handloom weaver. Fashion designer Holly Berry, 26, ex-city business analyst Tref Davies, 35, and craft writer Momtaz Begum-Hossain, 28, head to the Sussex countryside to embark on an intensive introduction to this most complicated, but ultimately satisfying of crafts.

James May's Big Ideas
58:20

James May's Big Ideas: Power To The People

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS February 19, 2010

Design and technologies

Science

Critical thinking

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James May, journalist and self-acknowledged geek, travels the globe in search of implementations for concepts widely considered science fiction. In this final episode James ...

James May, journalist and self-acknowledged geek, travels the globe in search of implementations for concepts widely considered science fiction. In this final episode James focuses on energy.

Restoration Man
46:25

Restoration Man: Bath Lodge

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC August 4, 2011

Design and technologies

History

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

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Architect George Clarke works with romantics who have bought one of the thousands of forgotten building gems in the UK that are rotting, neglected and tied up with development ...

Architect George Clarke works with romantics who have bought one of the thousands of forgotten building gems in the UK that are rotting, neglected and tied up with development red tape, to turn it into a unique home. Clarke helps the stubborn and idealistic owners breathe life back into these structures, which range from windmills, towers, gatehouses, ice houses, granary mills or churches. They are buildings with interesting and mysterious histories, and at one time important to the local community.

Restoration Man
46:06

Restoration Man: Bathlodge - Ormskirk Revisit

Season 2 Episode 9 ABC July 16, 2013

Design and technologies

History

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

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George returns to Ormskirk after two years to see how builder Mark Horton and his family are doing living in their dream home: a former 18th-century folly that he restored ...

George returns to Ormskirk after two years to see how builder Mark Horton and his family are doing living in their dream home: a former 18th-century folly that he restored after he found it on the Buildings at Risk Register.

James May's Man Lab
54:02

James May's Man Lab

Season 3 Episode 2 SBS June 8, 2013

Design and technologies

Critical thinking

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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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James May continues his epic quest to re-skill the modern male. Tonight, James and the team set off chasing storms across the country as they attempt to take on the wrath of ...

James May continues his epic quest to re-skill the modern male. Tonight, James and the team set off chasing storms across the country as they attempt to take on the wrath of mother nature and actually catch a bolt of lightning.

Restoration Home
59:00

Restoration Home: Coldbrook Farm

Season 2 Episode 1 ABC January 6, 2013

Design and technologies

History

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Historic houses, both humble and grand, have all played their part in the story of the UK Today, many are at risk and some in danger of being lost forever. Caroline Quentin ...

Historic houses, both humble and grand, have all played their part in the story of the UK Today, many are at risk and some in danger of being lost forever. Caroline Quentin follows the fortunes of six properties, all facing their own struggle for survival, all with committed new owners wanting to turn them into their dream homes.

Salvage Hunters
48:29

Salvage Hunters

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS February 9, 2013

Design and technologies

History

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Meet modern-day treasure hunter Drew Pritchard. With demanding customers, high turnover, and one of the biggest decorative salvage yards in the UK, Drew is constantly on the ...

Meet modern-day treasure hunter Drew Pritchard. With demanding customers, high turnover, and one of the biggest decorative salvage yards in the UK, Drew is constantly on the road, crisscrossing the country in search of derelict gems and forgotten remnants.

Lost Gardens
49:26

Lost Gardens: Shelley Hall

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC September 23, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

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Renowned British garden presenter Monty Don leads a team of horticultural and design experts to rediscover lost and buried gardens in varying stages of decay. This week they ...

Renowned British garden presenter Monty Don leads a team of horticultural and design experts to rediscover lost and buried gardens in varying stages of decay. This week they unearth the oldest garden in the series, at Shelley Hall, Suffolk. It is a moated Tudor garden created in 1519 by Sir Philip Tilney. He was a member of an ancient knightly family and he became by marriage, a first cousin of Elizabeth I.

Our Food
54:59

Our Food: North Wales

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS September 13, 2012

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Food critic Giles Coren and the team head to North Wales, where food is about making the best of the basics. Giles follows in the footsteps of the Welsh drovers who walked ...

Food critic Giles Coren and the team head to North Wales, where food is about making the best of the basics. Giles follows in the footsteps of the Welsh drovers who walked cattle hundreds of miles to market, while Alex Langlands heads to Snowdonia to meet some of their hardiest sheep.

Restoration Man
46:39

Restoration Man: Ice House - Scotland Revisit

Season 2 Episode 10 ABC July 17, 2013

Design and technologies

History

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

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Architect George Clarke returns to a remote 19th-century Scottish ice house after two years to catch up with its owner, Laird Henderson.

Architect George Clarke returns to a remote 19th-century Scottish ice house after two years to catch up with its owner, Laird Henderson.

Hair
57:51

Hair

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC2 October 16, 2014

Design and technologies

Personal and social capability

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It's the semi-final and just four young stylists remain. The judges want them to take on gravity-defying mohicans, their first men's haircut - the short back and sides, and in ...

It's the semi-final and just four young stylists remain. The judges want them to take on gravity-defying mohicans, their first men's haircut - the short back and sides, and in the freestyle challenge the theme is 'brides'.

Restoration Australia
55:00

Restoration Australia: Keera Vale

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC October 13, 2015

Design and technologies

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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Built in 1843 of convict bricks, Keera Vale has suffered severe damage and needs love and care. Jen and Harold have fallen for 'the house on the hill', but is love enough to ...

Built in 1843 of convict bricks, Keera Vale has suffered severe damage and needs love and care. Jen and Harold have fallen for 'the house on the hill', but is love enough to save this grand old dame?

Burger Bar to Gourmet Star
43:48

Burger Bar to Gourmet Star

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2/Kids December 16, 2015

Design and technologies

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Some of Britain's best chefs train up some of the country's worst. Lee works in his mum's cafe, can he be trained up by the youngest UK Michelin star-winning chef?

Some of Britain's best chefs train up some of the country's worst. Lee works in his mum's cafe, can he be trained up by the youngest UK Michelin star-winning chef?

Lego Masters
56:48

Lego Masters: The Bridge

Season 1 Episode 5 Nine May 6, 2019

Design and technologies

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In a test of their engineering skills, teams must construct a bridge across a 2m canyon with no centre support; the winning structure will be the one to withstand the most ...

In a test of their engineering skills, teams must construct a bridge across a 2m canyon with no centre support; the winning structure will be the one to withstand the most weight. With 10 hours on the clock, the race is on.

Grand Designs Revisited
48:50

Grand Designs Revisited: Devon

ABC April 1, 2010

Design and technologies

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This week Kevin McCloud travels to the beautiful setting of Devon to revisit Sue Charman and Martin Whitlock whose dream was to create an eco-friendly family home, using old ...

This week Kevin McCloud travels to the beautiful setting of Devon to revisit Sue Charman and Martin Whitlock whose dream was to create an eco-friendly family home, using old English building techniques.

Restoration Man
46:45

Restoration Man: Field House

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC September 1, 2011

Design and technologies

History

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

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Property developer Chris Kelly and his partner Sue bought a 17th century cruck framed former cottage in the Fylde area of Lancashire four years ago. The house had lain ...

Property developer Chris Kelly and his partner Sue bought a 17th century cruck framed former cottage in the Fylde area of Lancashire four years ago. The house had lain derelict for 30 years. Chris and Sue were childhood sweethearts who went their separate ways and married other people. Nearly 20 years on, they met again and rekindled their relationship, but decided to live separately for the sake of their children. They now want to live under one roof as a family, but the cottage is too small for them and four teenagers.

Grand Designs Revisited
46:08

Grand Designs Revisited: Ashford

ABC August 5, 2012

Design and technologies

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In 2004 Kevin McCloud watched with horror as Denise and Bruno Del Tufo set about transforming a concrete water tower at the bottom of their garden in Ashford into an ...

In 2004 Kevin McCloud watched with horror as Denise and Bruno Del Tufo set about transforming a concrete water tower at the bottom of their garden in Ashford into an avant-garde contemporary home. Five years after his last visit, Kevin returns to see if life in the concrete tower suits Bruno and Denise, and if Bruno is still working to pay for it.