Guy Martin is on a mission to learn about the UK construction skills shortage. Meeting the grafters of the future, Guy will try his hand at the specialist skills that helped build Britain.
Guy Martin learns how to lay breeze blocks and tries plastering on a new housing development where young people are being given a chance to learn specialist trade skills in a real-world setting
Golden Mede Housing Development: Guy Martin learns how to lay breeze blocks and tries his hand at plastering
Newcastle City Pool and Turkish Baths: Guy Martin learns how to tile and restores a parquet floor
Café INDIEpendent: Guy Martin helps a group of female construction students renovate a live music venue
Don Valley Academy: Guy Martin joins pupils learning hands-on skills outside of the classroom