Fit To Rule: How Royal Illness Changed History (2013)

Presenter Lucy Worsley standing in front of statues

Production Companies: BBC, Silver River Productions Kent Locations:  Ramsgate, Albion House Fit To Rule: How Royal Illness Changed History is a new three part BBC Two series presented by Lucy Worsley and explores how illnesses of our present and past royal families have changed the history of the nation. In the third episode, entitled “Happy […]

The British Animal Honours (2013)

Paul O'Grady with a dog holding a medal

  Production company: Whizz Kid Productions Kent Locations: Tunbridge Wells, The Pantiles The British Animal Honours 2013 is the first televised award ceremony celebrating the country’s most extraordinary animals and the people who dedicate their lives to them. Hosted by Paul O’Grady (The Paul O’Grady Show), animals are nominated for honours by members of the […]

Walking Through History (2013)

Tony Robinson walking in the countryside

  Production Companies: Wildfire Television Kent Locations: Penshurst Place, Hever Castle, Chiddingstone, Kent’s public footpaths Walking Through History is a new Channel 4 series presented by Tony Robinson who embarks on spectacular walks through some of Britain’s most historic and picturesque landscapes. In the third episode, entitled “The Tudor Way”, actor and presenter Tony Robinson […]

Sarah Beeny’s Selling Houses (2013)

Picture of Sarah Beeny in front of houses

Production Company: Reef Kent locations used: Maidstone, Tunbridge Wells Property developer, Sarah Beeny returns to Channel 4 with Sarah Beeny’s Selling Houses which gives competing home owners looking to sell their properties the chance to check out their rivals by giving them the unique chance to look around each other’s homes. After one week and […]

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 […]