Mentions for Preston on TV or information about TV shows set in Preston, or people from Preston appearing on TV

UCLan helps business land deal with Aldi on Channel 4 show

The newly packaged nut and chocolate clusters. Pic: UCLan The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has helped a local business land a major contact with supermarket chain, Aldi. The university’s Innovation Clinic supported Cluster Club, a Blackburn-based confectionery business […]

2 weeks ago
Preston stars in new Seabrook crisps advert

The Seabrooks advert being filmed at UCLan Pic: UCLan Preston popped up on ITV Saturday night TV this weekend. The city is the backdrop for a Seabrook Crisps advert. The crisp brand shot the advert, which is part of […]

3 weeks ago
Preston’s university graduate to make TV debut on BBC’s Waterloo Road

A UCLan graduate is set to make their TV acting debut on BBC’s Waterloo Road. Nathan Wood, who left the University of Central Lancashire in 2020, said landing his first […]

1 month ago
Jordan North who started radio career in Preston quits BBC Radio 1

Jordan North was the drivetime presenter on BBC Radio 1 Pic: BBC A radio DJ who started his broadcasting career in Preston has abruptly quit Radio 1 after a decade. Jordan North, who lived and went to high school in Penwortham and […]

3 months ago
Preston man John Darwen competes on BBC’s Gladiators

John, who lives in Preston, has recently qualified as an occupational therapist after studying at UCLan Pic: BBC A Preston man has appeared on the rebooted Gladiators on BBC1. John Darwen, 32, graduated from the University of Central Lancashire last year. He’s now part of Blackpool Teaching Hospitals […]

4 months ago
UCLan Doctor Who fans celebrate 60th anniversary with fan favourite Peter Purves

University of Central Lancashire Doctor Who fans celebrated the 60th anniversary along with fan favourite Peter Purves. Fans of the sci-fi show were given the opportunity of commemorating the anniversary in […]

5 months ago
Preston Market stall appears on BBC 1’s Make It At Market

DD Practical at Preston Markets A Preston Market stall owner has appeared on BBC1’s Make It At Market. Independent craft business, DD Practical, was part of the episode on Tuesday (12 December) at 4.30pm on […]

5 months ago
Royal Preston Hospital’s Cause of Death gives ‘unique insight’ as it returns for second Channel 5 series

Royal Preston Hospital and the Lancashire coroners service is the focus of the documentary Pic: Channel 5 Cause of Death has returned to Royal Preston Hospital for a second series – exploring behind the scenes of real-life coronial investigations, medical processes and police investigations. The first series […]

7 months ago
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