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Bolton is a film friendly authority with some great locations for all types of productions. 

Bolton Council have recently facilitated the filming of scenes from Peaky Blinders, Wolfe, The Ipcress File, Ridley Road, Cobra, The Stranger, Traces, Cold Feet, Years and Years, It's a Sin, Brassic, Top Gear and Alma's Not Normal.


Bolton has a number of spaces suitable for a Unitbase or Back Lots, in or around town.


For more information about available production and office space in Bolton - contact the Film Office


As a minimum The Film Office requires a copy of your public liability insurance and RAMS before any filming will be granted permission.


There are several film friendly hotels in and around the town. 


For cast and crew it's recommended to contact either Bolton Film Office or Creative UK

Bolton also has fabulous internal spaces such as court rooms, cells, former retail units and office space to offer as filming locations.  The town has centrally located spaces which can be used as a unit base.  The Film Office can arrange for you to attend recces and tech recces, work with location managers and other key production team members to ensure they have all the information about the location to hand. 

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