Great Expectations (2012)

The Great Expectations Movie Poster featuring Ralph Fiennes as Magwitch, Jeremy Irvine as Pip, Holliday Grainger as Estella and Helena Bonham Carter as Miss Havisham

Directed By: Mike Newell Written By: Charles Dickens (Novel) & David Nicholls (Adaptation) Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Jeremy Irvine, Holliday Grainger, David Walliams, Jason Flemyng Production company: BBC Films Kent Locations Used: St Thomas A Beckett Church in Fairfield, Swale Nature Reserve Shellness, Oare and Elmley Marshes, Stangate Creek, The Historic […]

Teenage Superhumans (2012)

Will Bayley playing table tennis

  Production Company: Booemrang, Channel 4 Kent Locations Used: Tunbridge Wells After Summer 2012 saw a successful Olympic Games, followed by an extraordinary Paralympics, Channel 4’s Teenage Superhumans looks at the stories of Team GB’s most successful young stars, including double gold medal winning wheelchair sprinter Hannah Cockroft, amputee sprinter and 100m gold medal winner […]

Britain’s Best Bakery (2012)

Britain's Best Bakery judges L-R Mitch Turner and Peter Sidwell holding bread

Production Company: Shine Limited  Kent locations used: Tunbridge Wells, Salomons   From the producers of Masterchef, Britain’s Best Bakery is a new ITV daytime television show searching for the best bakery in the UK. The competition visited Tunbridge Wells and staged the Southern final at Salomons , a beautiful listed Victorian mansion and gardens. Britain’s Best Bakery […]

The Secret Removers (2012)

The Secret Removers (L-R) Claire Smith, Judith Hopkins, George Johnson, Alison Cork, Ben Huckerby

  Production company: Objective Scotland Kent locations used: Ashford Channel 4’s makeover property series, the Secret Removers comes to Kent as the Dryden family in Ashford receive a helping hand with the stresses of moving house, but will they like the results once the team have decorated their new house? With moving house often listed […]

Derren Brown: Fear and Faith (2012)

Derren Brown

  Production Company: Objective Productions Kent locations used: Discovery Park, Sandwich Derren Brown’s series, “The Specials”, continues with another two-part episode, Fear and Faith, which is an extraordinary experiment that looks at the placebo effect. Participants who have crippling fears are given a new evolutionary drug that “eradicates fear”, but, what they don’t know, is […]

Ginger and Rosa (2012)

Ginger (right, Elle Fanning) and Rosa (left, Alice Englert)

  Director: Sally Potter Starring: Elle Fanning, Alice Englert, Christina Hendricks, Timothy Spall, Oliver Platt, Annette Bening Production Company: BBC Films, British Film Institute, Det Danske Filminstitut Kent locations used: Dengemarsh Sound Mirrors, Lydd on Sea, Lade Beach, Greatstone, Lydd Ranges, Lydd, Queenborough, Isle of Sheppey Ginger and Rosa is directed by Sally Potter and […]