Episode 1

Ben Fogle spends a year following Paul, Toni and daughter Harriet as they risk everything to buy a rundown pub in a remote village in the beautiful wilds of Scotland, with no experience of working in a pub, in a place they have only ever visited on holiday, and as the hospitality industry faces the greatest challenge in its history, Covid lockdown.

Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over

Season 2
Season 1
Season 2
  • Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over S02 E01 - Episode 1

    Ben Fogle spends a year following Paul, Toni and daughter Harriet as they risk everything to buy a rundown pub in a remote village in the beautiful wilds of Scotland, with no experience of working in a pub, in a place they have only ever visited on holiday, and as the hospitality industry faces the greatest challenge in its history, Covid lockdown.

  • Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over S02 E02 - Episode 2

    Ben Fogle spends a year following newlyweds Emma & Dave as they risk everything swapping minimalist living on a canal boat in London for a spacious wooden chalet with 14 acres of grassland in the heart of rural Lincolnshire, where they try to create their dream of a bespoke camping and glamping site in a rural paradise.

  • Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over S02 E03 - Episode 3

    Ben Fogle spends a year following young couple Laura and Aran as they mortgage their futures and sink every penny they have into starting up their own bakery in the heart of the beautiful Peak District.

  • Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over S02 E04 - Episode 4

    Ben Fogle spends a year following John (68), Heather (66) and their grown up children as they make a brand new life as cheese producers on a 240 acre farm in Derbyshire, after successful careers as vets living in busy Ripley.

  • Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over S02 E05 - Episode 5

    Ben Fogle spends a year following 63-year-old Rizia as she swaps city living and life as a B&Ber in Edinburgh to follow her dream of living in the Scottish countryside and starting her own dog training center in the beautiful Pentland Hills in West Lothian, Scotland, with help from her 2 grown up sons Fireman Josh and builder Kyle, who are spending every spare hour helping her start up her dream business.

  • Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over S02 E06 - Episode 6

    Ben Fogle spends a year following Alan and Yvonne as they risk everything to start a holiday lodge business in a remote part of Scotland, with no experience of running a building project or a business, in a home they bought online during lockdown without ever setting foot in it.

  • Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over S01 E01 - Episode 1

    In 2016, newlyweds Jade and Alice (aged 34 and 26 at the time) decide to turn their backs on successful careers in London to relocate 500 miles north to the stunning Scottish Highlands. They plough the proceeds from selling their flat in Croydon and all their savings into buying and restoring a 200 year old rundown and remote small hotel, in order to start new lives being their own boss as hoteliers and restaurateurs.

  • Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over S01 E02 - Episode 2

    Ben Fogle travels to the small town of Ulverston in the beautiful Cumbrian countryside beside the Lake District to meet Kat and Gwill and explore their dream of owning and running their own café-restaurant.  Kat left a high-powered legal career in the City of London, trading her flat by the Thames for a 300 year old warehouse in Ulverston which she wants to convert into a café-pizzeria.

  • Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over S01 E03 - Episode 3

    Ben Fogle travels to John O’Groats, the most northerly point of mainland Britain, to meet former nanny Cara.  She’s left her life and career in London and followed her childhood dream of owning her own small farm.

  • Ben Fogle: Starting Up Starting Over S01 E04 - Episode 4

    Ben Fogle travels to the Malvern Hills area of Worcestershire to meet Hani and Sarah and explore their dream of owning and running their own beer brewery.

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