Children in Need – The Rickshaw Challenge (2015)

Pudsey the bear in the studio with Team Rickshaw

Kent Locations: Tunbridge Wells, Maidstone, Chatham, The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Rochester, Gravesend, Dartford Returning in 2015 for its fifth year is The One Show Rickshaw Challenge, in aid of BBC Children in Need. With help from The One Show presenters Matt Baker and Alex Jones, six young riders embark upon an epic 470-mile journey pedalling […]

Restoring Britain’s Landmarks (2015)

RESTORING BRITAIN'S LANDMARKS, Anna Keay, Alastair Dick-Cleland and John Evetts standing in front of a large building.

Production Company: Chocolate Media Kent Locations used: St Edward’s Presbytery, Ramsgate Channel 4’s architectural documentary, Restoring Britain’s Landmarks, is about the restoration projects of The Landmark Trust buildings and locations across Wales and England and the rich histories behind each of them. In episode five of the series, work is seen to be starting on […]

London Spy (2015)

Danny (BEN WHISHAW), Alex (EDWARD HOLCROFT) standing in a tunnel

Creator: Tom Rob Smith Director: Jakob Verbruggen Starring: Ben Whishaw, Jim Broadbent, Edward Holcroft, Charlotte Rampling Production companies: Working Title Television, BBC America, NBC Universal, BBC Kent Locations: Isle of Grain, Medway and Dartford Crossing – QEII Bridge London Spy is a gripping BBC Two five-part miniseries about a young man Danny (Ben Whishaw) who […]

The Lady in the Van (2015)

The Lady In The Van - Dame Maggie Smith as Miss Shepherd being pushed in a wheelchair by Alex Jennings as Alan Bennett in

Writer: Alan Bennett Director: Nicholas Hytner Starring: Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Dominic Cooper, James Corden, Jim Broadbent, Frances de la Tour Production company: BBC Films, TriStar Productions Kent Locations: Broadstairs – High Street, Esplanade, Harbour Street, Viking Bay Beach,  Morellis Gelato, Buckmaster House The Lady in the Van is British film based on the true story […]

The Apprentice (2015)

The Apprentice Contestant with Karren Brady, Lord Sugar, Claude Littner

  Production company: Talkback Kent Locations: Dover Castle, Margate, Ramsgate, Sandwich, Dover, Whitstable, Ashford  The Apprentice is a popular BBC One show where ambitious entrepreneurs compete to avoid hearing the famous line “You’re Fired” and win Lord Sugar’s £250,000 investment. The 18 candidates will have to show their commercial insight and business sense throughout the […]

Jekyll and Hyde (2015)

Jekyll and Hyde cast

  Director: Colin Teague Writer: Charlie Higson Starring: Tom Bateman, Richard E Grant, Natalie Gumede Production company: ITV Studios Kent Locations Used: Rochester, The Guildhall Museum, The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Elmley Nature Reserve,  Fort Amherst ITV’s new ten-part series Jekyll and Hyde is set in the 1930’s and features Robert Jekyll, the grandson of the […]

Suffragette (2015)

Suffragette film poster

Director: Sarah Gavron Writer: Abi Morgan Starring: Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, Meryl Streep, Ben Whishaw, Brendan Gleeson, Anne-Marie Duff Production Companies: Film4, BFI, Ingenious Media, Canal+, Ciné+, Ruby Films Kent Locations Used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham Told through the eyes of a young mother, Suffragette is a powerful film about the foot soldiers of […]

Penelope Keith’s Hidden Villages (2015)

Penelope Keith standing in a picturesque British village

Production Company: Reef TV Kent locations used: Upnor, Birchington, Biddenden and Tenterden. Returning to More4 for a second series, Penelope Keith’s Hidden Villages explores quintessentially British villages to discover their hidden features and study rural traditions. Actress Penelope Keith, best known from her roles in The Good Life (1975) and To The Manor Born (1979) […]