Benefits street is a tv show on british national television from channel 4 with an average rating of 3. I purchased season 1 of the street some time ago, but i only recently had time to watch it. The first episode of the documentary benefits street channel 4, broadcast last week, provoked a furious backlash. Fungi was exposed as being involved in the petty theft of magazines. Benefits street was broadcast on 4seven at monday 27 january 2014, 23. We have 11 episodes of benefits street in our archive. Benefits street five years on what the residents are up to now by michael chang. The show was filmed by documenting the lives of several residents of james turner street, winson green, birmingham, england, united kingdom, where newspapers including. The residents finish their christmas preparations, which include julie. You can watch other episodes of benefits street as wel. Benefits street is a tv show on british national television from 4seven with an average rating of 3.
Benefits street backlash continues as petition calls for. The mud and controversy stirred up by channel 4s most infamous documentary series mean that many will give it a wide berth. The first episode of benefits street was broadcast in march, 2016. Series two aired from 11 may 2015 for four episodes. Benefits street season 1 episode 4 this documentary series reveals the reality of life on benefits, as the residents of one of britains most benefitdependent streets invite cameras into their tightknit community. Find out when educating essex is on tv, including series 1 episode 6. The second episode of series 1 was mostly about immigration. The first episode of benefits street was broadcast in june, 2015.
Channel 4 has betrayed the residents of benefits street. Benefits street adds nearly 1 million viewers for second. Benefits street the responds from residents and viewers. A controversial flyonthewall documentary series documenting the people who live on james turner street, birmingham which, according to several tabloid newspapers, 90% of its residents live off government funded benefits. The difficulty of her journey to remain clean for the sake. Benefits street stockton on tees episode 4 of 4 youtube. The third episode of series 1 was mostly about the children and young adults on james turner street. Watch benefits street season 1 episode 6 episode 6. Sam, a young woman whose children have been taken by the government because of her heroin addiction, is introduced. The first episode of series 1 served as an introduction to the people of james turner street in birmingham. Benefits street was broadcast on seven at monday 7 march 2016, 23. The first episode introduces a number of residents of james turner street.
Benefits street series and episode guides tv from radiotimes. Benefits street five years on what the residents are up to now. Benefits street is a tv show on australian national television from seven with an average rating of 3. Benefits street season 2 episode 3 full episode 25 may 2015 hd by jocelyn ratke. With tony hirst, deirdre kelly, fungi, sue griffiths.
Benefits street tv series 2014 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Find out when educating essex is on tv, including series 1 episode 4. According to some politicians and the media, benefits are an easy route to a life of luxury. Benefits street residents give mixed reaction to second. By contrast, some relatively more benign activities were also. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film. So i immediately bought both season 2 and season 3, which i am in the midst of right now. This documentary series reveals the reality of life on benefits, as the residents of one of britains most benefitdependent streets invite cameras into their tightknit community. It sought to contrast and compare the various ways that different immigrant groups and individuals interacted with both the residents of james turner street, and also the british welfare state. Benefits street tv show season 1 episodes list next. The controversy around channel 4 s documentary series benefits street did nothing to harm its ratings, its second episode adding nearly a million viewers on. It does, retorted fungi, in a rare moment of admittedly limited insight.
When will be benefits street next episode air date. Catch up on benefits street mon 7 mar, season 1 episode 4, broadcast by monday 7 march 2016. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. Things get a little too real for crazy eyes and lolly. Series 1 episode 1 benefits street wiki fandom powered. Series 1 episode 3 benefits street wiki fandom powered.
We have 5 episodes of benefits street in our archive. Benefits street was a channel 4 documentaryreality series that debuted in january 2014. As austerity continues to happen, jobs remain hard to come by and benefits are squeezed, the series reveals the reality of what life is like on benefits, as the residents of one of countrys most benefit. Season 1 guide for benefits street tv series see the episodes list with schedule and episode summary. The main subjects were mark thomas and becky howe, a young couple with children who are often shown as unruly. Documentary episode aired 27 january 2014 season 1 episode 4. Danny smith was shown to have violating a legal order against his presence in birminghams city centre. Channel 4 is facing an online petition urging it to axe the controversial documentary series benefits street, as the number of complaints about the show. Benefits street is a british documentary series broadcast on channel 4. Find out when educating yorkshire is on tv, including series 1 episode 2.
It was first aired on 6 january 2014, and ran for five episodes. Follow the residents of benefit street as they navigate their way through life and make ends meet in one. Benefits street mon 7 mar, season 1 episode 4 follow the residents of benefit street as they navigate their way through life and make ends meet in one of britains poorest but warmest. Using a format consisting of a narrator speaking over flyonthe wall documentary footage, it examined the lives of british citizens who were living on the dole, and sought to understand their varied reactions to being in that situation. Benefits street series 1 episode 4 the fourth episode of the series that reveals the reality of life on benefits.
Benefits street, a channel 4 show looking at the lives of benefits claimants in birmingham, triggers police investigations, a flood of complaints and a. There has been a mixed reaction to the second episode of channel 4 s controversial documentary benefits street in the innercity birmingham community on which the series is. Featuring neil maxwell who was sentenced in june 2019 to 30 years in prison for the brutal murder of lee cooper. In season 1, the episodes are all about 1 1 2 hours in length.185 911 617 1403 530 178 667 326 822 913 256 1112 962 1384 879 1383 1105 498 1402 300 875 1272 1355 1281 104 495 142 1233 1405 1370