Lancaster and Morecambe: Nick Knowles needs you for new Channel 5 show

DIY SOS presenter Nick Knowles is launching a new home improvement programme and is looking for Lancaster and Morecambe residents to apply.

Thursday, 4th March 2021, 3:45 pm

Viacom Studios - which makes programmes including Cruising with Jane McDonald and Wonderful World of Chocolate - is currently producing a brand-new home show for Channel 5 fronted by Nick Knowles.

Knowles will utilise his home improvement knowledge in Nick Knowles: Your Life on Your Lawn (working title).

The 6 x 60-minute format will see the presenter empty a cluttered home of its belongings, before guiding each family through a “cathartic and emotional” decluttering process.

Nick Knowles needs you.

The house will then be made over, giving the families more space for features such as home offices or cinema rooms.

The series is produced by Viacom International Studios, with head of factual and features Oliver Wright executive producing. It was commissioned by commissioning editor Guy Davies.

Knowles said C5 has been “making such good shows currently” that it is “a no brainer to join in” .

To apply for the show you can contact the casting team on [email protected]