Ground Force

Ground Force

1999 - 2008, Home / Garden
Experts spruce up the gardens of various homeowners. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

Episode Guide

  • Ground Force - Leicester (Season 13 Episode 5)
    Season 13 Episode 5:


  • Ground Force - Sheffield (Season 13 Episode 4)
    Season 13 Episode 4:


    The team sorts out the garden of a Sheffield resident while she's away at her mother's in Kent; the result is a huge area of water spanning the garden, complete with beach and sunbathing decks.

  • Ground Force - New Romney (Season 13 Episode 3)
    Season 13 Episode 3:

    New Romney

  • Ground Force - Brinkworth (Season 13 Episode 2)
    Season 13 Episode 2:


  • Ground Force - Molesey Lock (Season 11 Episode 8)
    Season 11 Episode 8:

    Molesey Lock

    A private area within a government-owned house.

  • Ground Force - Bacup (Season 11 Episode 7)
    Season 11 Episode 7:


    A mother receives a relaxing, child-friendly garden.

  • Ground Force - Beckenham (Season 11 Episode 6)
    Season 11 Episode 6:


    Twin brothers surprise their mother with a country garden.

  • Ground Force - Ilford (Season 11 Episode 5)
    Season 11 Episode 5:


    A wheelchair friendly garden.

  • Ground Force - Kingswinford (Season 11 Episode 4)
    Season 11 Episode 4:


    A man surprises his family with a shed and garden.

  • Ground Force - Croydon (Season 11 Episode 3)
    Season 11 Episode 3:


    Children surprise their pastor father.

  • Ground Force - Castle Donnington (Season 11 Episode 2)
    Season 11 Episode 2:

    Castle Donnington

    An elderly grandmother receives a low-maintenance garden.

  • Ground Force - Poplar (Season 11 Episode 1)
    Season 11 Episode 1:


    Sisters' adjoining gardens.

  • Ground Force - Thuro (Season 10 Episode 6)
    Season 10 Episode 6:


    A garden in Truro receives attention from Charlie Dimmock and Tommy Walsh.

  • Ground Force - Newcastle (Season 10 Episode 5)
    Season 10 Episode 5:


  • Ground Force - Garforth (Season 10 Episode 4)
    Season 10 Episode 4:


  • Ground Force - Putney (Season 10 Episode 3)
    Season 10 Episode 3:


  • Ground Force - Stamford (Season 10 Episode 2)
    Season 10 Episode 2:


    Three grown up daughters plan a new garden at their family home while their parents are away celebrating their father's 60th birthday.

  • Ground Force - Nantwich (Season 10 Episode 1)
    Season 10 Episode 1:


    The team is in Poplar, east London to link the gardens of two neighbors, who are also sisters, together using a new gate.

  • Ground Force - The Italian Job (Season 9 Episode 5)
    Season 9 Episode 5:

    The Italian Job

    The team heads to Italy to create a secret garden for the Anglican minister of Rome.

  • Ground Force - Isle of Sheppey (Season 9 Episode 4)
    Season 9 Episode 4:

    Isle of Sheppey

    The team transforms a tiny garden plot into an intricate horticultural tapestry.

  • Ground Force - Longney (Season 9 Episode 3)
    Season 9 Episode 3:


    The Ground Force team work their magic in Longney Gloucestershire.

  • Ground Force - Isle of Man (Season 9 Episode 2)
    Season 9 Episode 2:

    Isle of Man

    A garden is created for a couple whose garden backs onto the famous TT motorcycle racecourse, with guaranteed front row seats with a two tiered viewing platform.

  • Ground Force - Gerrards Cross (Season 9 Episode 1)
    Season 9 Episode 1:

    Gerrards Cross

    The team creates a garden in Buckinghamshire with a living willow arbour and a purple-draped pavilion.

  • Ground Force - West Yorkshire (Season 8 Episode 6)
    Season 8 Episode 6:

    West Yorkshire

    Adding a veranda and a water feature to a residential caravan site.

  • Ground Force - Harrow (Season 8 Episode 5)
    Season 8 Episode 5:


    An English cottage garden is created, with a few Romanian touches sprinkled in to please the owner. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Lancashire (Season 8 Episode 4)
    Season 8 Episode 4:


    Garden transformation.

  • Ground Force - Chesham (Season 8 Episode 3)
    Season 8 Episode 3:


    The team transforms a garden for the residents of the Willow retirement home in Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

  • Ground Force - Luton (Season 8 Episode 2)
    Season 8 Episode 2:


    Charlie Dimmock and Tommy Walsh revisit gospel singer Louise, one year on from her explosive return to the garden they transformed.

  • Ground Force - Hampshire (Season 8 Episode 1)
    Season 8 Episode 1:


    Tommy undertakes a mammoth decking project which has to be built on a steep incline; Charlie gets stuck in to the planting; Alan has a panic on his hands when vital components are thrown into the skip.

  • Ground Force - Jersey (Season 7 Episode 5)
    Season 7 Episode 5:


    The team creates a Mediterranean-style space using olive trees and potted palms on one of the Channel Islands.

  • Ground Force - Cambridge (Season 7 Episode 4)
    Season 7 Episode 4:


    The team installs a rabbit hutch, a summer house and a water feature in an area previously filled with rubble.

  • Ground Force - Nottingham (Season 7 Episode 3)
    Season 7 Episode 3:


    The team transforms a communal yard into a terrace filled with tropical plants that is perfect for entertaining guests.

  • Ground Force - Stratford, London (Season 7 Episode 2)
    Season 7 Episode 2:

    Stratford, London

    The team transforms a garden for children to enjoy at an East London community center.

  • Ground Force - Bournemouth (Season 7 Episode 1)
    Season 7 Episode 1:


    A neglected riverside spot in Bournemouth is transformed into a fisherman's paradise.

  • Ground Force - Edinburgh (Season 6 Episode 6)
    Season 6 Episode 6:


    A back garden on an Edinburgh estate, given a rocky spring and decking, has let in a lot of water in the two years since the team worked on it.

  • Ground Force - Northampton (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:


    The team visits a drop-in center in Northampton to create a garden-performance area. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Lancaster (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:


    The garden makeover team revisits previous projects to see how they have fared; two years after the team put up a totem pole in the garden of an organic dairy farmer, it returns to find the family is moving on.

  • Ground Force - Pitsea (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:


    The team installs a series of waterfalls in a sloping garden; two gardeners nearly come to blows. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Portmellon (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:


    Garden experts add a cliff-side wall, Canadian driftwood and a hammock to a garden overlooking Cornwall's Portmellon Bay.

  • Ground Force - Churchdown (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:


    A quaint cottage garden with box hedges, climbers and stone paving replaces a messy backyard in Churchdown.

  • Ground Force - Aberdeen (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:


    The team attempts to build a stream and lay a patio on a site near Aberdeen.

  • Ground Force - Peterborough (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:


    The team surprises a busy nurse with a lovely garden, complete with a pond and gazebo. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Dartmoor (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:


    A Dartmoor resident sees a flower garden bloom with the addition of a woodshed, raised beds, wattle screens and a water feature.

  • Ground Force - Treherbert (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:


    South Wales: Pergolas, brick paving and water transform a corner patio.

  • Ground Force - South Wales (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    South Wales

    In South Wales, the team transforms a small corner patio. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - North Baddersley (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    North Baddersley

    The task is to create a garden to which all member of the family have access; the plot is divided into three sections using bamboo screens; making a playhouse for the children, a decking area for the adults and a sandpit for the dog.

  • Ground Force - Southampton (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:


    In Southampton, a garden plot is divided into three parts using bamboo screens. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Yorkshire (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:


    The team tackles a seaside garden on Walney Island, which is known for its wild weather. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Walney Island (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Walney Island

    Dressing up a seaside garden on Walney Island.

  • Ground Force - Kirby Hill (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Kirby Hill

    A cottage garden in the Yorkshire Dales for a retired headmistress.

  • Ground Force - Locklease (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:


    The team creates a wheelchair-accessible garden in Locklease, Bristol.

  • Ground Force - Buckhurst Hill (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Buckhurst Hill

    The team springs a wedding surprise on a garden crazy Essex girl.

  • Ground Force - Blackhurst Hill (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Blackhurst Hill

    A wedding surprise for a garden-crazy woman in Blackhurst Hill, Essex.

  • Ground Force - Prestwich (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:


    The team transforms St. Hilda's churchyard in Prestwich, Manchester, into a haven for Father Croft and his congregation.

  • Ground Force - Whitford (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:


    The team tackles a neglected back garden in Whitford. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Wood Green (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Wood Green

    A long, thin garden in Wood Green, North London. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Lurgan (Season 2 Episode 16)
    Season 2 Episode 16:


    A team of garden experts travel to Lurgan in Northern Ireland.

  • Ground Force - Torquay (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:


    A team of garden experts create a feng shui garden behind a Torquay house.

  • Ground Force - Alloa (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:


    The team alters a small garden, installing raised beds in order to make gardening easier for an elderly woman.

  • Ground Force - Saltash (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:


    The team takes a trip to Saltash to fix the front garden of nuclear submarine chef.

  • Ground Force - Rainham (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:


    The team travels to Rainham in Kent to assist a husband who wants to surprise his wife with a front garden.

  • Ground Force - Pudsey (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:


    The team travels to Pudsey in Yorkshire to create a garden for the young at heart. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Edmonton (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:


    In Edmonton, the team duplicates North Africa for a family from Morocco, using sand, hot planting and paving stones.

  • Ground Force - Leatherhead (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:


    The team creates a mock-seaside pier, dock and garden in Leatherhead.

  • Ground Force - Newport, Gwent (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Newport, Gwent

    In their most ambitious project so far, the team transforms a large patch of clay in Newport into an ultra modern garden with a pier, bandstand, canal, fountain and sculpture.

  • Ground Force - Warwick (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:


    A rubbish-filled garden is transformed with the help of the local Warwick police station. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Basingstoke (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:


    The team tries to create a garden on site covered in concrete.

  • Ground Force - Bromley (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:


    The team creates a garden on the grounds of the Bromley Fire Station.

  • Ground Force - Bristol (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:


    The team transforms a paved back yard in Bristol into a garden.

  • Ground Force - West Hanney (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    West Hanney

    Oxfordshire garden.

  • Ground Force - Spalding (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:


    The team converts a demolished garage site into an outdoor dining area.

  • Ground Force - Northwood (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:


    Gardeners convert a strip of land in Northwood into a series of stylish garden rooms. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Yate, Bristol (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Yate, Bristol

    Alan is joined by Charlie Dimmock and Tommy Walsh as they transform a paved back yard into a family garden complete with decking, gazebo and sand pit.

  • Ground Force - Isle of Wight (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Isle of Wight

    Garden experts create a racetrack garden for a 14-year-old in a wheelchair on the Isle of Wight. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - West Wickham (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    West Wickham

    Gardening experts transform a small suburban garden in West Wickham.

  • Ground Force - Manchester (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:


    A team of garden experts travel to St. Hilda's Parish Church in Manchester, England. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Milton Keynes (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Milton Keynes

    A team of garden experts travel to Milton Keynes. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Whitley Bay (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Whitley Bay

    Gardeners transform a weedy patch into a seashore gravel garden.

  • Ground Force - Petworth (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:


    A team of garden experts travel to Petworth. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - Sanderstead (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:


    The team builds a colonial-style summerhouse for a tropical garden.

  • Ground Force - Norfolk (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    A team of experts surprise a Norfolk woman with the wildlife garden of her dreams. Host: Alan Titchmarsh.

  • Ground Force - On the Road to Marrakech (Special)

    On the Road to Marrakech

  • Ground Force - Hollywood (Special)


  • Ground Force - India Special (Special)

    India Special

  • Ground Force - Nelson Mandela (Special)

    Nelson Mandela

    The team takes a special trip to South Africa to transform some sparse farmland into a lush garden for Nelson Mandela's new home.

  • Ground Force - A Garden for Jill (Special)

    A Garden for Jill

  • Ground Force - Back to Its Roots (Special)

    Back to Its Roots

    A humorous look at the first four seasons, including outtakes and Tommy Walsh and Charlie Dimmock's screen tests.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 159)
    Episode 159:

    Ground Force

    Twin brothers transform their mum's garden.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 158)
    Episode 158:

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    Rebuilding a garden in Ilford, Essex, for a wheelchair-user.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 133)
    Episode 133:

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    A bog garden is revamped using a New Zealand theme.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 132)
    Episode 132:

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    Garden transformation in Garforth, West Yorkshire.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 131)
    Episode 131:

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    A single mum's council house in Putney gets the treatment.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 84)
    Episode 84:

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    A courtyard garden in Jersey.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 75)
    Episode 75:

    Ground Force

    Garden/performance area has a courtyard.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 69)
    Episode 69:

    Ground Force

    Deck; mulch surfaces; slate-slab garden; waterfall; sawdust.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 64)
    Episode 64:

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    Edinburgh garden: a rocky spring; a D-shaped deck; basket-weave battlements.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 63)
    Episode 63:

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    A garden in Edinburgh.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force (Episode 40)
    Episode 40:

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    Church in Manchester.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force Revisited (Episode 18)
    Episode 18:

    Ground Force Revisited

    A wildlife garden for the Cornwall Wildlife Trust headquarters, is revisited.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force Revisited (Episode 17)
    Episode 17:

    Ground Force Revisited

    Tommy and Charlie return to Garforth, West Yorkshire.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force Revisited (Episode 15)
    Episode 15:

    Ground Force Revisited

    Tommy Walsh and Charlie Dimmock return to a garden in Newcastle that caused many headaches.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force Revisited (Episode 14)
    Episode 14:

    Ground Force Revisited

    The team return to a Nantwich garden the owner is using to raise money for charity.

  • Ground Force - Ground Force Revisited (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Ground Force Revisited

    A garden in Bordon, Hampshire.

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    RAF Valley on Anglesey to transform a garden.

  • Ground Force - Cork
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    Charlie Dimmock and Tommy Walsh go to Lancashire to help foster mom Janet Hill; she wants a green space to relax in with her kids; Will Shanahan steps in when they go through a sewer pipe.

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