Production company: twentytwenty
BBC2 series The Choir: Sing While You Work follows choirmaster Gareth Malone on his search to get Britain’s workforce singing as he aims to create distinctive choirs at five of the biggest businesses in Britain before they compete for the crown of best workplace choir.
In the first episode of the second series, Gareth visits employees at P&O which is the UK’s longest-running cross-Channel ferry service where he faces the challenge of getting the choir members together as they are all based in different locations – Dover, France and even at sea! Will they be able to rehearse enough to blow the competition out of the water?
In the final episode shown on Sunday 22nd December 2013, the P&O ferries choir went on to win the show – a massive congratulations to them!
Dover is home to the infamous White Cliffs of Dover and Europe’s busiest passenger Port. The area has been used for many filming projects such as Stiff Upper Lip – An Emotional History of Britain (2012), Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011) and The Other Boleyn Girl (2008).
The first episode of The Choir: Sing While You Work was shown on Monday 4th November 2013 at 21:00 on BBC2.
For more information about filming in Kent email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about the programme: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b008y125
For more information about Dover: http://www.whitecliffscountry.org.uk/Home.aspx
For more information about P&O: http://www.poferries.com/
For more information about The Port of Dover: http://www.doverport.co.uk/
For more information about Kent’s Filming History please visit our Movie Map: http://kentfilmoffice.co.uk/kent-movie-map/moviemap-live-2/