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Film and TV

Film and TV

From popcorn loving cinema goers to soap opera fanatics, the Film & TV section of our blog has something to satisfy everyone’s interests. Many of the biggest Cinema and TV successes are filmed in our beautiful British countryside – and that’s something worth shouting about.

Did you know that the Lake District was the setting of a fierce galactic battle in Star Wars: The Force Awakens? Or that Steven Spielberg’s take on the classic The BFG was filmed in Scotland? These are just some of the many reasons our countryside has a great deal to offer film lovers.

So take a big slurp of your drink and crunch popcorn to your heart’s desire, while perusing through our collection of posts that showcase the best of film and TV which feature stunning locations within the UK and Ireland.

26th May 2017

Famous Film Locations of the Lake District

Dramatic fells, glittering lakes, wooded valleys… The Lake District is a landscape that commands the eye, so there’s little...

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7th April 2017

Yorkshire Filmed Through Time

In this post you’ll uncover some iconic film and TV shot in the beautiful area of Yorkshire. From magical...

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3rd January 2017

Poldark Filming Locations in Cornwall

Since the latest adaption of Poldark stormed onto our screens, we’ve been a nation obsessed. Full of drama, love,...

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Film and TV
6 months ago

Following the Footsteps of Fantastic Beasts

A secret world lies among us muggles. A world that goes beyond Hogwarts and into the forests of Britain,...

Film and TV
10 months ago

Discover: BFG UK Filming Locations

2016 marks 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl, one of the greatest storytellers Britain has ever seen....

Film and TV
1 year ago

Outlander Filming Locations

There’s some great news for all of the Outlander fans out there, as the much awaited second season is...

Film and TV
1 year ago

Sykes Film Locations

Today on the Sykes Cottages blog, we’re taking a trip to Hollywood as we explore some of the biggest...

Film and TV
2 years ago

Macbeth: Filming Locations

Justin Kurzel’s spectacular adaptation of Shakespeare’s revered tragedy, Macbeth, hit cinemas on 2nd October and true to form, Scotland...

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