Simon Reeve's Big Life Fix

March 2017

Season 1 Episode 3

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Seven of the UK's leading engineers, designers and computer programmers put their skills together to try and help four people with very different needs. Mum of two Shamreen who has very limited vision needs something that will help her and her two young sons get around. Seven year old Rosie who had brain surgery as a baby and now wears a cumbersome medical helmet, hopes the team can make her a less visible helmet that will help her fit in with her friends and the team are challenged with coming...

Season 1 Episode 2

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The Big Fix team attempt to tackle one of the biggest rural crimes in the UK, and work to find a way to build a BMX bicycle for a young boy who was born with no hands or feet. Meanwhile, in Peterborough, 56-year-old Graham is suffering from locked-in syndrome, meaning he is almost completely paralysed and unable to speak. The team will have to come up with a way for him to have conversations with the medical team around him and, most importantly, his family and friends.

Season 1 Episode 1

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Technology is transforming the world, for better or worse. In this series, Simon Reeve follows a radical team of creatives who are proving that the good can outdo the bad by repurposing everyday objects to change people's lives for the better. In this first episode, they help a terminally ill photographer who can no longer use his hands to operate a camera; try to bring cutting-edge communication to a remote Welsh village; and work to give some control back to a young designer who has Parkinson...