Operation Homefront - Season 1

Operation Homefront - Season 1

6 Episodes

Operation Homefront follows the antics of an A-Team of ex-military personnel on a rescue mission, against the clock: deploying the practical and team skills they developed in service – on major construction makeovers for community projects across Britain which have run aground in the current economic squeeze.

Operation Homefront - Season 1
  • Operation Homefront | Newcastle

    Episode 1

    In the opening emotional episode, the Operation Homefront team is deployed to Newcastle where the units near 'impossible mission' is to transform an old hospital into 21 specialist rooms for children with special needs; to include a soft play area, modern IT suite, open plan café, new multi-purpo...

  • Operation Homefront | Preston Garden

    Episode 2

    This week's mission takes Operation Homefront leader Kev back to his roots in Preston, Lancashire to landscape an overgrown wasteland into a therapy garden for veterans suffering with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

  • Operation Homefront | Glasgow Community Centre

    Episode 3

    Local community leader Richard McShane, who has lived on the estate all his life, has devoted the last 10 years to trying to change this situation; through a project he started called Phoenix. Rival gang violence was once prevalent on the estate, but since Richard launched the Phoenix project, ga...

  • Operation Homefront | Luton Horses

    Episode 4

    Sunrise Farm in Buckinghamshire is home to the horse loving La-Haye family and their equestrian therapeutic centre 'Horses Helping People'. They provide therapeutic sessions to special needs children and adults by getting them out into the countryside riding and interacting with horses. Their wor...

  • Operation Homefront | Southampton Boathouse

    Episode 5

    In this episode Operation Homefront's team of ex-military specialists come to the rescue of the Solent Rescue lifeboat service. The service is run by a group of volunteers on a hazardous stretch of water between the UK mainland and the Isle of Wight.

  • Operation Homefront | Oxfordshire Scout Hut

    Episode 6

    This week we're in Abingdon, in Oxfordshire where Operation Homefront's mission: to re-build the crumbling HQ of a local organisation that's been at the heart of this rural community for over seventy years – the 24th Abingdon Scout Group. Here in Britain, there are over 8,000 groups that congrega...