Photos James Turner Street sign painted over and TV filming so called #BenefitsStreet Birmingham

January 24, 2014
Residents have painted over the street name sign, after James Turner Street featured in the Channel 4 program Benefits Street, a tv series which has demonised the residents as the undeserving poor, Winson Green, Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Residents have painted over the street name sign, after James Turner Street featured in the Channel 4 program Benefits Street, a tv series which has demonised the residents as the undeserving poor, Winson Green, Birmingham
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A parent and children, whilst an ITV camera crew film James Turner Street, featured in the Channel 4 program Benefits Street a tv series which has demonised the residents as the undeserving poor, Winson Green, Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A parent and children, whilst an ITV camera crew film James Turner Street, featured in the Channel 4 program Benefits Street a tv series which has demonised the residents as the undeserving poor, Winson Green, Birmingham
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

ITV camera crew filming James Turner Street, featured in the Channel 4 program Benefits Street a tv series which has demonised the residents as the undeserving poor, Winson Green, Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

ITV camera crew filming James Turner Street, featured in the Channel 4 program Benefits Street a tv series which has demonised the residents as the undeserving poor, Winson Green, Birmingham
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A photographer taking pictures of James Turner Street, featured in the Channel 4 program Benefits Street a tv series which has demonised the residents as the undeserving poor, Winson Green, Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A photographer taking pictures of James Turner Street, featured in the Channel 4 program Benefits Street a tv series which has demonised the residents as the undeserving poor, Winson Green, Birmingham
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

No Dumping litter sign, James Turner Street, featured in the Channel 4 program Benefits Street a tv series which has demonised the residents as the undeserving poor, Winson Green, Birmingham © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

No Dumping litter sign, James Turner Street, featured in the Channel 4 program Benefits Street a tv series which has demonised the residents as the undeserving poor, Winson Green, Birmingham
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk