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Episode 9

Saints and Scroungers, Series 4 Episode 9 of 20

When money is tight and you need to feed your children or pay your rent, the benefits system is there to help, as Maxine Green knew only too well. But when her name came up during an unrelated investigation, Havering Council soon discovered a £168,000 fraud behind this seemingly single mum.

And Matt meets Chris Lewis, who found himself in dire straits after a business venture failed when he left the forces. With family life as he knew it threatened, could Chris find the help he so desperately needed to succeed in civvy street?

Release date:

44 minutes

Last on

Thu 20 Feb 2014 12:30
BBC One Scotland, Scotland HD only


Role Contributor
PresenterMatt Allwright
Series ProducerSarah Rest
ProducerAdam Orr-Ewing
Executive ProducerMatthew Gordon