Shut Ins: Britain's Fattest People

  • Series 1 Episode 1: Sharon and Aftab

    Sharon and Aftab, like thousands hidden across the country, are so overweight they no longer leave their homes. Can they lose weight and get out of the house?

  • Series 1 Episode 2: Sharon

    Two years after having bariatric surgery, Sharon Hill, Britain's biggest woman, continues to battle her demons around food. Can she face the risk of a second round under the knife?

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    Series 2 Episode 1: Claire

    Claire's been bed-bound for six years. Surgery could possibly change her life. But an unexpected diagnosis threatens to put all her plans at risk.

    This episode is audio describedGraphic scenes of surgeryThis episode is subtitled46 mins
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    Series 2 Episode 2: Sharon and Andrew

    Sharon has managed to get her weight down, but now her husband Andrew has ballooned to 36 stone and is trapped in the house

    This episode is audio describedStrong language and graphic scenes of surgeryThis episode is subtitled47 mins
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    Series 2 Episode 3: Emily

    Emily is a 24-year-old single mum who weighs 26 stone who binges on big breakfasts, takeaways and snacks. Can a bariatric surgeon and a psychologist fix Emily's compulsive eating?

    This episode is audio describedScenes of surgeryThis episode is subtitled47 mins