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ITV Leaders’ Debate filmed at Dock10

ITV Leaders’ Debate filmed at Dock10

ITV will be filming tonight’s Leaders’ Debate  at MediaCityUK’s Dock10 studios. Potentially critical ahead of the up-coming General Election, the contest is the only time that Conservative Prime Minister, David Cameron and Labour leader Ed Miliband will come face to face during a televised election debate. In total 7 parties will be represented during the […]

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BBC Philharmonic appoints composer in association

BBC Philharmonic appoints composer in association

Mark Simpson has been appointed as the BBC Philharmonic’s composer in association. The 26-year-old becomes of the the youngest ever composer to be given a formal role with a major British orchestra. Starting in September and running until 2019, Liverpool-born Simpson will compose 3 new scores as well as joining the orchestra in partnership projects. […]

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Red Production Company makes senior promotions

Red Production Company makes senior promotions

Red Production Company at MediaCityUK has made a number of appointments and promotions as it  focuses on international growth. Caroline Hollick has been given the newly created role of creative director, while Richard Fee will replace her as head of development. The indie has also brought in Michaela Eccleston as head of production. “Caroline and Richard have played a […]

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Red Production Company headlines Channel 4 Autumn Winter schedule

Red Production Company headlines Channel 4 Autumn Winter schedule

Red Production Co’s innovative new drama series is headlining Channel 4′s Autumn/Winter schedule. Cucumber, Banana and Tofu are 3 companion series running on Channel 4, E4 and online. Written by Russell T Davies, they’ll be broadcast 15 years after he broke the mould with Queer as Folk. Exploring the “passions and pitfalls” of 21st century […]

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MediaCityUK is driving a major change in the broadcasting sector

MediaCityUK is driving a major change in the broadcasting sector

The success of MediaCityUK is encouraging more people to head to Manchester and Salford, rather than London to progress their careers. That’s the view of Patrick Steel, the head of commercial at Dock 10. Speaking exclusively to Prolific North, he said there never had been a lack of talent in the region, but the growth […]

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Sohonet Media Network welcomes in dock10

dock10 has joined the London-based Sohonet Media Network (SMN), giving it access to an international media community covering 400 locations. dock10 delivers productions for all the major UK broadcasters and many independent production companies; including The Voice, Dragon’s Den, Match of the Day, Blue Peter, The Jeremy Kyle Show and Countdown. The move will see […]

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