Trawlermen is a BBC television series which follows the work of a number of trawler boats based in Peterhead and Fraserburgh, two small fishing towns in Scotland. Initially one season of five half an hour episodes was aired before three additional seasons were commissioned. The series is often still repeated on cable channels such as Blighty, Watch and Dave. Some of the narration is done by the actor Peter Capaldi who was later to find global fame when he landed the role of Dr Who.
The first season was broadcast in 2006 consists of five half an hour episodes, all of which we have available to watch on Documentary Vine. Navigate the episodes via the numbered tabs beneath the video player or by using the episode link list below. When you have finished move on to season two.
- Episode 1: The Great Prawn Hunt
- Episode 2: The Storm
- Episode 3: The Edge
- Episode 4: Starting Out
- Episode 5: Coming Home