The Fred Dibnah Story

March 2015

6. Approaching Sixty

Expired 3.0 24 x
The final programme in the series documenting the life of Bolton steeplejack Fred Dibnah sees him contemplating his future and the possibility of retirement.

5. A Reformed Character?

Expired 3.0 17 x
The life of Bolton steeplejack Fred Dibnah. Fred has married again, and he becomes the father of two sons.

4. Alone

Expired 3.0 12 x
The story of Bolton steeplejack Fred Dibnah continues. Left alone, Fred finds himself pursued by ladies but concentrates on his work.
February 2015

3. Departures

Expired 3.0 21 x
In this programme Fred buys his house, the family go to a steam rally, Alison and the girls go to Greece on holiday and Alison asks Fred for a divorce.

2. A Sort of Fame

Expired 3.0 17 x
In this programme Fred, now a minor celebrity, buys another rusted wreck of a steam tractor and takes his family on holiday to Blackpool.

1. Beginnings

Expired 3.0 13 x
Biography of Bolton steeplejack Fred Dibnah. This episode looks at Fred's beginnings in steeplejacking and his passion for steam engines.
We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.