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Olympian Colin Jackson explores Dagenham social housing in BBC documentary

PUBLISHED: 16:32 17 February 2017 | UPDATED: 16:34 17 February 2017

Olympic silver medallist Colin Jackson stars in a BBC documentary about social housing in Dagenham Picture: PA Images/ Ian West

Olympic silver medallist Colin Jackson stars in a BBC documentary about social housing in Dagenham Picture: PA Images/ Ian West

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Former Olympic hurdler Colin Jackson will star in a BBC documentary exploring the history of UK council housing.

The silver medallist explores Dagenham’s Homes for Heroes, focusing on the Becontree Estate in Wednesday’s episode of Britain’s Home Truths.

The show will air at 9.15am on BBC 1 and will be available on iPlayer after broadcast.

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