Skint

April 2015
47:18

Merthyr Tydfil Episode 3

Expired 3.0 76 x
Life's tough when you don't have a job, and worse when you don't have a home either. But when the sun shines in Merthyr, there's skinny-dipping to do, and wild horses to chase.
47:32

Merthyr Tydfil Episode 2

Expired 3.0 33 x
At Merthyr's annual Battle of the Martyrs boxing competition, locals throw punches for charity. Rachel is competing. She's also been battling addiction and is determined to get to university.
47:04

Merthyr Tydfil Episode 1

Expired 3.0 69 x
Money's tight for Hayley, who has seven children. Ash, who's 23, has never had a steady job, and his partying is causing conflict with his mum. Steve left school at 13 and can't read or write.
December 2014
47:35

Series 2 Episode 4

Expired 3.0 33 x
Skint tells the intimate stories of people living with the effects of long-term unemployment in one of Britain's most deprived areas, East Marsh in Grimsby
47:30

Series 2 Episode 3

Expired 3.0 37 x
Skint tells the intimate stories of people living with the effects of long-term unemployment in one of Britain's most deprived areas, East Marsh in Grimsby.
47:28

Series 2 Episode 2

Expired 3.0 32 x
Richie used to work down the docks, but now he's more likely to be found pawning DVDs. Heidi's at rock bottom, waiting to find out if she's going to prison. Meanwhile fisherman Jeff is still off work.
November 2014
47:28

Series 2 Episode 1

Expired 3.0 60 x
This episode meets a fisherman who's been at sea for four decades, but now - like most of his former shipmates - he's out of work and getting under the feet of his long-suffering fiancée
July 2013

Series 1 Episode 4

3.0 29 x
Bringing up children when work is scarce is never easy, but it becomes an uphill battle if you are also struggling with…

Series 1 Episode 3

3.0 30 x
The local pub - The Desert Rat - is re-opening. Unemployment is running high on the estate and just outside the pub is 'The Wall'…

Series 1 Episode 1

2.0 41 x
Dean used to work at the steelworks in Scunthorpe, but now he, his wife and their seven children and stepchildren get by on…
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