Embark on a craft-filled journey with two iconic faces in British television as Sir David Jason and Jay Blades MBE hit the road in their "Touring Toolshed." In this exciting new 15-episode series by Hungry Jay Media, the dynamic duo is set to assist members of the public, professional makers, and enthusiasts in elevating their crafts to new heights.
Airing on BBC Two, "David & Jay's Touring Toolshed" unveils a lesser-known side of Sir David Jason, one of TV's most beloved personalities, as he collaborates with Jay Blades MBE to share his lifelong passion for creating and fixing things. This heartwarming series taps into the British spirit of hands-on creativity, showcasing the art of making and tinkering.
The duo takes their toolshed on the road, making stops at the UK's air shows, steam rallies, county fairs, and vintage festivals. Here, they encounter some of the country's most talented crafters, makers, and tinkerers, as well as individuals seeking a helping hand with their projects.
In each episode, viewers can expect David and Jay to immerse themselves in craft, hobby, or engineering fairs. They meet enthusiasts, tinkerers, and crafters, calling in talented experts to assist in solving their project-related challenges. The series also takes a deeper dive into the lives of those whose hobbies have become an integral part of their identity.
"David & Jay's Touring Toolshed" promises an uplifting blend of creativity, craftsmanship, and community. The charismatic duo's journey not only celebrates the art of making but also showcases the diverse and inspiring stories of individuals passionate about their craft.
Don't miss the premiere on Monday, January 22, at 6:30 pm on BBC Two, as Sir David Jason and Jay Blades MBE embark on this crafty adventure, offering a unique glimpse into the world of hands-on creativity and the joy of making.