Original Features

Three programmes in which Frank Wilson meets people who have taken DIY into the realms of fantasy and self-expression.


01D I Y Castle19980901

Orthodontist John Mew has spent the past five years building his very own dream castle in the heart of the Sussex countryside. John and his wife recount how they moved mountains and laid siege to the local planning department to complete this medieval DIY epic.

02Plaster Tropicana19980902

Self-confessed DIY queen Tanya Thorne has fashioned the front of her Cardiff terrace on a desert island theme - complete with shipwreck, treasure chest and parrot.

03 LASTA Little Piece Of America19980903

Graham Sagges has devoted the last seven years to recreating an American diner in his three-bedroomed semi.