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Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Dominic Littlewood investigates counterfeiting. Police and UK Border Agency officers find more than they bargained for when they go on the hunt for fake passports. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Peter Lowe
Executive Producer:
Gerard Melling

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Dominic Littlewood goes on the inside of an operation aimed at stopping the trade in fake medicines, and the dealers that make thousands from peddling them. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Emma Barker
Executive Producer:
Gerard Melling

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Dominic Littlewood goes on the road with the Greater Manchester police as they crack down on the fakers at the heart of Britain's counterfeiting capital, the Strangeways district. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Peter Lowe
Executive Producer:
Gerard Melling

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

The consumer series reveals the fake DVD factory making 100,000 pounds a week, and follows the enforcement agencies who will stop at nothing to halt the illegal activity. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Emma Barker
Executive Producer:
Gerard Melling

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 5

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. The story of the banknote counterfeiting gang that tried to beat the Bank of England - City of London police give the money forgers a very rude awakening. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Peter Lowe
Executive Producer:
Gerard Melling

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 11

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. Fake Britain is given exclusive access to the country's biggest postal hub to see the extraordinary range of fake goods flooding into the UK. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Peter Lowe
Producer:
Ben Sanderson

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 12

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. Fake Britain goes on patrol with Trading Standards as they take on the takeaway pizza restaurants fooling the public with fake ingredients. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Emma Barker
Producer:
Laura Capaldi

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 13

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. Fake Britain meets the man who turned detective to catch the faker who stole both his identity and £7,000 of his money. Plus the clamping firm faking fines. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Peter Lowe
Executive Producer:
Gerard Melling

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 14

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. Fake Britain looks at the hidden, underground cigarette factory in China churning out millions of fake cigarettes that are being sold on the streets of Britain. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Emma Barker

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 15

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. This episode reveals the appalling truth behind the fake cancer-curing machine used to con money out of people in their hour of need. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Peter Lowe

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 9

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. This episode looks at the fake firefighter crying wolf to relieve honest shopkeepers of their cash... at gunpoint. Plus a look at dangerous fake household items. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Peter Lowe
Producer:
Ad Ahmed

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 10

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. Dominic is out with the Driving Standards Agency as they clamp down on the driving test fakers taking tests for people who should not be on the road. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Emma Barker
Producer:
Joe Farr

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Consumer series. City of London police go in pursuit of one of the country's most audacious ID fraudsters, whose fakery is taking hundreds of thousands of pounds off the state. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Emma Barker
Producer:
Bella Falk

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 6

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. City of London police go in pursuit of one of the country's most audacious ID fraudsters, whose fakery is taking hundreds of thousands of pounds off the state. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Emma Barker
Producer:
Bella Falk

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 7

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. This episode features a look at the latest in cutting-edge insurance fraud: faking pet insurance claims. Features a woman that kept dead puppies in her freezer. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Peter Lowe
Producer:
Ad Ahmed

Fake Britain

Series 3

Episode 8

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Consumer series. This episode features the scandal of the fake charity collections taking advantage of people's generosity - Dominic Littlewood takes a look at how it is done. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Emma Barker
Producer:
Laura Capaldi