Tameside on Television

How our borough became a popular location for film and television

Tower Mill, Dukinfield
Tower Mill, Dukinfield: once the base of Lyme Electronics in the BBC drama 'Making Out' (1989 - 1991).

Though closer to Hollinwood rather than Hollywood (in Birmingham as well as in America), Tameside has over the last 50 years been a popular filming location. From Billy Liar to Scott and Bailey, it could claim to be the Northern equivalent to Elstree or Shepperton. Continue reading “Tameside on Television”