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  • 2011-07-07T00:00:00Z on Five
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Observational documentary series following the Pickfords removal teams at work.

6 episodes

1x01 Episode 1

  • Series Premiere

    2011-07-07T00:00:00Z — 60 mins

A 76-yard house-move proves surprisingly troublesome. When a couple move to the Isles of Scilly, a helicopter fault nearly puts paid to the job. A team shifts a grand piano from Scotland to Essex.

1x02 Episode 2

  • 2011-07-14T00:00:00Z — 60 mins

Rugby superstar Martin Corry has a tight deadline to meet when moving home, but packing priceless sporting memorabilia from his England and Leicester days is slowing things down. Theatre director Neil and his wife are leaving London and heading to a 27-room property in Cornwall, but they have 50 years of paperwork to sift through first. A couple are forced to shift from hotel to hotel after their new house falls through mid-move, and a husband and wife clash over their third move in five years.

1x03 Episode 3

  • 2011-07-21T00:00:00Z — 60 mins

The team moves a hoarder from London to a country manor. A west London lady needs help to shift her expensive furniture, and an elderly couple move out of their beautiful but remote home and into a new-build in town, because they have grown too old to cope.

1x04 Episode 4

  • 2011-07-28T00:00:00Z — 60 mins

A team is moving a customer from her Surrey mansion just seven miles up the road to a rented house, but the lads are under extreme pressure as they pack her 345-million-year-old fossil. A family uproots from Woking to the Dordogne in France, and Maidstone Hospital's Cellular Pathology Centre is on the move. It is a massive logistical challenge for the crew, and problems arise when a vital piece of equipment goes missing.

1x05 Episode 5

  • 2011-08-04T00:00:00Z — 60 mins

The movers have to shift a large amount of possessions from England to Ireland. A large lizard gives one of the crew the heebie-jeebies.

1x06 Episode 6

  • 2011-08-11T00:00:00Z — 60 mins

A family moves from Essex to Cornwall on a whim. A couple head for a new life in rural Wales for themselves and their 13 dogs, and a reverend and his wife call in the movers for the ninth time.