Presented by Kevin McCloud, the series starts with the naming of a 'dirty dozen' of the country's most hated buildings, as well as investigating why derelict buildings can remain so for years after their useful lives have finished.
Kevin McCloud continues his investigation of how Britain came to be littered with architectural eyesores and asks what we can do about them?
Bad housing is at the core of this edition - from boxy brand new homes via council blocks to rows of empty and derelict Victorian terraces. Most of the housing entries were, however, built within the last 40 years.
Not just an individual building but an entire town centre ¿ the new town of Cumbernauld, in Scotland ¿ is Britain's most hated 'building'. The Demolition team has gathered a group of architects and urban planners to devise a new plan for Cumbernauld. Will it be accepted by the local authority?
In 2005, the public were invited to nominate buildings they wanted demolished. Kevin McCloud, Janet Street-Porter and architect George Ferguson revisit the campaign for an update.