Monday 16th September 2013 09.05-10.05
Simon Kelsey had known and loved one particular property in Hull’s Coltman Street since he was 10, a grand Victorian town house in one of the most deprived areas of the city that ended up being converted into flats and left to decline. He bought it on the condition that the house was restored into a single dwelling and to a high standard. But with the council worried about slow progress and Simon’s funds diminishing fast, could he end up bankrupt and homeless? Caroline Quentin reviews his progress.