All shows in the Society and Culture category

  1. Britain's Benefit Tenants

    Britain's Benefit Tenants

    1 Episode

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    Behind the scenes with two agencies on the front line of Britain's social housing crisis

  2. 999: What's Your Emergency?

    999: What's Your Emergency?

    6 Episodes

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    An intimate and frank look at modern Britain through the eyes of the emergency services on the front line

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    The Gypsy Matchmaker

    1 Episode

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    Documentary following Roma Gypsies living in the UK but following traditional codes, including marriage under the age of 16, which brings them into conflict with British law

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    Big Fat Gypsy Weddings

    5 Series, 22 Episodes

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    Revealing documentary series that offers a window into the secretive, extravagant and surprising world of gypsies and travellers in Britain today

  5. Educating Yorkshire

    Educating Yorkshire

    8 Episodes

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    A warm and humorous exploration of what it's like to grow up or work in a secondary school in the heart of a diverse northern community

  6. The Secret Millions

    The Secret Millions

    3 Episodes

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    Channel 4 joins forces with the Big Lottery Fund to make £10 million available for radical ideas tackling some of Britain's big social issues

  7. Dinner at 11

    Dinner at 11

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    A group of 11-year-olds have a dinner party and discuss everything from family to politics, in this thought-provoking insight into what's important to today's young people

  8. How to Get a Council House

    How to Get a Council House

    2 Series, 6 Episodes

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    How do councils cope with a lack of properties and a surplus of people in need of homes with affordable rent?

  9. Scandimania

    Scandimania

    3 Episodes

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    Sweden, Denmark and Norway have been voted the happiest countries in the world. Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is off to find out why.

  10. The Cruel Cut

    The Cruel Cut

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    A passionate, exuberant exploration of the complex world of Female Genital Mutilation

  11. More Sex Please, We're British

    More Sex Please, We're British

    1 Episode

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    Funny and frank documentary about the UK's booming market for sex toys

  12. Why Don't You Speak English?

    Why Don't You Speak English?

    2 Episodes

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    First-generation immigrants are taught English by an ordinary British family, for one week, and in the family's own home

  13. Skint

    Skint

    4 Episodes

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    Provocative and revealing documentary stories of how people survive without work

  14. Make Bradford British

    Make Bradford British

    2 Episodes

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    Make Bradford British is a major two-part series exploring what it means to be British today

  15. The Aristocrats

    The Aristocrats

    2 Episodes

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    With unique access to names of note and noteriety, this series opens a window into a world of privilege, as aristocrats reveal what they think about their place in a changing society

  16. Phil's Empty Home Giveaway

    Phil's Empty Homes Giveaway

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    As part of The Great British Property Scandal season, Phil Spencer meets some of the people worst affected by the UK housing crisis

  17. The Real Man's Road Trip: Sean and Jon Go West

    The Real Man's Road Trip: Sean & Jon Go West

    2 Episodes

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    Sean Lock and Jon Richardson head to Louisiana to live with Creole cowboys and Cajun swampmen, who wrestle 'gators and castrate bulls with their bare hands

  18. Thelma's Gypsy Girls

    Thelma's Gypsy Girls

    6 Episodes

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    Dressmaker Thelma Madine, the fairy godmother of Gypsy wedding dresses, trains a group of gypsy and traveller girls to create elaborate wedding outfits

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    The Homecoming

    1 Episode

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    In this Cutting Edge film, journalist Rachel Roberts goes in search of the people with whom she once shared a children's home, with only a photo and childhood memories to help her

  20. White Tribe

    White Tribe

    3 Episodes

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    Darcus Howe travels the length and breadth of the country to discover why the English don't seem to want to be English anymore

  21. Born Risky

    Born Risky

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    Cutting-edge documentaries, razor-sharp comedy, white-knuckle drama and entertainment that's close to the bone. Meet some of life's risk-takers...

  22. Asher D and friend

    Sticks and Stones

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    Ex-So Solid Crew rapper Asher D (AKA Ashley Walters) explores how and why racially offensive language has become such an ingrained part of our lives

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