SuperScrimpers (2013)

Superscrimpers presenters Harry Wallop and Mrs Moneypenny standing in a high street

  Production Company: Remarkable Television Kent Locations Used: Canterbury SuperScrimpers is the Channel 4 hit series in which journalist and entrepreneur Mrs Moneypenny and Daily Telegraph writer Harry Wallop show people how to save money in tough economic times. In the fourth series , the team travel around the country taking Cash Clinics to towns […]



Derek (2013)

L-R Dougie (Karl Pilkington) and Kev (David Earl) © Channel 4

  Production company: Derek Productions Ltd Kent Locations Used: Broadstairs, Dumpton Gap, Viking Bay ‘Derek’, written and directed by Ricky Gervais, is a comedy about ‘Derek Noakes’, a 49-year-old retirement home worker with the unique hobby of autograph hunting. A pilot episode was shown in April 2011 on Channel 4 and January 2013 sees the […]



Call the Midwife (2012 – 2013)

Call The Midwife

Starring: Jessica Raine, Pam Ferris, Miranda Hart, Vanessa Redgrave, Laura Main, Helen George, Jenny Agutter, Ben Caplan Production Company: Neal Street Productions Kent locations used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham BBC drama Call The Midwife is set in East London during the 1950s and is based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth. It follows a newly qualified midwife […]



Les Misérables (2013)

Les on horses going through the streets

  Director: Tom Hooper Screenplay: William Nicholson Composer: Claude-Michel Schönberg Starring: Anne Hathaway, Russell Crowe, Hugh Jackman, Helena Bonham Carter, Sacha Baron Cohen, Amanda Seyfried Production company: Relativity Media, StudioCanal, Working Title Films, Cameron Mackintosh Ltd. Kent locations used:  The Historic Dockyard Chatham Les Misérables is based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel and Cameron Mackintosh’s […]



Mr Selfridge (2013)

Mr Selfridge in the shop

  Production Company: ITV Studios, Masterpiece Kent locations used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham A brand new ITV drama for 2013, Mr Selfridge is based on the novel ‘Shopping, Seduction and Mr Selfridge’ by Lindy Woodhead and tells the true story of American Harry Gordon Selfridge who transformed the world of retail after opening the first ever […]



Goodbye To Canterbury (2013)

The enthronement of Archbishop Rowan Williams

Production Company:  BBC Kent Locations Used: Canterbury, Canterbury Cathedral, Pegwell Bay Goodbye To Canterbury is a one-off BBC Two documentary, which gives a unique insight into Dr Rowan Williams’ life as the Archbishop of Canterbury, on the eve that he is retiring after 10 years in the job. The 104th Archbishop provides a detailed account […]



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 […]