The 1900 Island – Series 1 (2019)

Image of the Kent based family, the Barkers, displaying husband and wife Clive and Cheryl Barker, walking outside and linking arms.

  Director: Alexis Giradet Production Company: Wildflame Productions Kent Locations Used: Herne Bay In this new BBC 2 series, four families face the challenge of living more than 100 years in the past, attempting to make a living in a fishing community in Llanddwyn, an uninhabited island off the coast of Anglesey. There will be […]



Year of the Rabbit (2019)

Image of Jill Halfpenny standing and looking at the camera, with what looks like industrial buildings behind her.

  Writer: Kevin Cecil and Andy Riley Director: Ben Taylor Starring: Alun Armstrong, Matt Berry, Freddie Fox, Jill Halfpenny, Susan Wokoma, Craig Parkinson, Sally Phillips and Keeley Hawes Production Company: Independent Film Channel (IFC) Kent Locations Used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham Channel 4’s six-part spoof comedy cop show, Year of the Rabbit, is set in […]



The Thames: Britain’s Great River With Tony Robinson (2019)

Tony Robinson smiling at the camera, with a view of the Thames river in the background below.

  Starring: Tony Robinson Production Company: FullFatTV Kent Locations Used: Queenborough Harbour, Redsand Forts In this new Channel 5 series The Thames: Britain’s Great River With Tony Robinson, presenter Tony Robinson (Britain’s Great Cathedrals with Tony Robinson, Time Team) sets out on a 200-mile journey along the Thames, beginning at the source of the waterway […]



Black Mirror: Season 5 – Smithereens (2019)

Series Poster for Black Mirror, picturing a broken mirror with a small face within the broken pieces of mirror

  Director/Writer: James Hawes Starring: Andrew Scott, Damson Idris, Topher Grace Production Company: ​Endemol Kent locations used: ​Fairbourne Reservoir East (Harrietsham, Maidstone), Cobham in Gravesend Black Mirror is a Netflix drama series featuring sharp and suspenseful tales that explore techno-paranoia. Each story includes its own cast of unique characters with social commentary and dystopian storylines. […]



Hetty Feather Series 5 (2019)

Hetty (Isabel Clifton) pictured smiling at something in the distance.

  Producer: David Collier Starring: Isobel Clifton, Tabitha Byron, Rhianna Merralls, Production Company: BBC Kent Locations Used: Belmont House, The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Nineteenth century hit children’s drama, based on the characters in Jacqueline Wilson’s novel, Hetty Feather, returns for its fifth series. The ten-part series focuses on the life of Hetty Feather (Isabel Clifton), […]



Horrible Histories (Season 8)

Two actors wearing hats

  Writers: Howard Read, Daniel Peak, Lucy Clarke Starring: Jalaal Hartley, Jessica Ransom, Tom Stourton, Richard David-Caine, Harrie Hayes, Emily Lloyd Saini Production Company: Lion Television Kent Locations Used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Allington Castle The CBBC’s historical children’s TV programme, Horrible Histories, adapted from the books written by Terry Deary, has recently returned to […]



Junk Rescue – Series 2 (2019)

Presenters Zoe Pocock and Danny Sebastian in Junk Rescue pictured sitting down together and smiling.

  Starring: Zoe Pocock and Danny Sebastian Production Company: Hello Halo Kent Locations Used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham CBeebies Junk Rescue is back! The series shows how the things we throw away can be turned into something useful, through combining traditional crafts and creative child-led makes. The Kent episode Frayed Yarn, involves Danny, Zoe, and […]



Victorian Sensations: Electric Dreams – Series 1 (2019)

Presenter Hannah Fry pictured smiling at the camera.

  Director: Andy Hall Starring: Hannah Fry Production Company: Academy 7 Productions Kent Locations Used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham Victorian Sensations is a brand-new three-part series, which explores the thrilling era of the 1890s, a period of rapid discovery and change. In the first episode, ‘Electric Dreams’, mathematician Dr Hannah Fry (Size Matters, Horizon) investigates […]



De De Pyaar De (2019)

Ashish Mehra (Ajay Deygn) seen standing in a club with some girls standing at either side of him.

  Writer:  Surabhi Bhatnagar, Tarun Jain, Luv Ranjan Director: Akiv Ali Starring: Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Rakul Preet Singh Production Company: Luv Films, T-Series Kent Locations Used: Castle Farm Lavender in Sevenoaks and Leeds Castle in Maidstone De De Pyaar De is a hit Hindi romantic comedy feature film. The film centres on Ashish Mehra (Ajay […]



Summer of Rockets (2019)

Actress from Summer of Rockets pictured inside a building, looking deep in thought.

  Writer: Stephen Poliakoff Director: Stephen Poliakoff Starring: Toby Woolf, Suanne Braun, Keeley Hawes, Linus Roache, Timothy Spall, Toby Stephens Production Company: Little Island Productions Kent Locations Used: The Historic Dockyards, Chatham Set in London during the height of the Cold War, Summer of Rockets is a drama based on true events amid with growing […]