George Clarke presides over the transformations into family homes of some of the 200,000 unused commercial buildings in the UK. Plus: more from Aisling Bea’s brilliant This Way Up. Here’s what to watch this evening Architect George Clarke presents this new six-part series shining a light on the people restoring some of the 200,000 unused commercial buildings across Britain and turning them into family homes. In tonight’s opening episode, Clarke meets Cornwall couple Richard and Sarah, who won a £50,000 auction bid to buy their Grade II listed high-street bank after it closed. We follow the pair as they navigate the mammoth task of renovating amid planning red tape.
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