Room To Improve: Season 8
Ann and Barry
Season 8, Episode 4 • Documentary, Special Interest, 13-Apr-2001
Special Needs teacher Ann and her husband Barry live in a 1970s semi-d in Malahide, north Dublin, that’s too small, too cramped and a lot less welcoming than they’d like it to be. Having already considered and rejected the idea of moving they’re determined to remodel the place, but with the needs of the other love of their lives – 12 year old Michael – to consider, this will be no ordinary build.
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