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Expecting Trouble

Episode 2 of 3

Documentary series following Bristol's child protection teams. Annie must have a security escort when she meets a couple to discuss their unborn child's safety.

Follows Bristol's child protection teams over the course of a year to see frontline work first-hand and explore how the crises of the last decade have had an impact on their ability to safeguard children.

Social worker Annie must ensure the protection of the unborn child of Shaun and Marva, a couple who live far beyond the realms of normal society. However she can only see them with two security guards in support.

A heart-rending story that goes to the core of the issues facing a modern welfare system.

1 hour



Role Contributor
Narrator Lesley Sharp
Executive Producer Julian Mercer
Director Sacha Mirzoeff
Series Producer Sacha Mirzoeff