Film & Media


Film and television production work has taken place in North Tyneside for decades and contributes significantly to the local economy.


Hollywood film Goal! was filmed here as well as popular series Super Gran and 55 Degrees North. A range of pop videos, short films and television shows have showcased the area. Current popular ITV detective drama Vera starring Brenda Blethyn made the former Swan Hunter Shipyard in Wallsend its production base.

For further information on filming in North Tyneside contact:

Laura Picton
+44 (0)191 643 7423

Pete Warne
+44 (0)191 643 7411