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Filming in Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire offers a range of opportunities for filming locations, and has been the setting and inspiration for a number of films and TV programmes, including The Dark Knight Rises, This Is England, Oranges & Sunshine, Weekend, Saturday Night, Sunday Morning, Truckers and of course our legendary son has inspired many a film, most recently Ridley Scott’s Robin Hood in 2010.

There is a selection of existing B-Roll footage available for media use in the VisitBritain library online here.

Creative England works in partnership with the British Film Commission to support film and television productions shooting in the English regions. You can visit their library of film locations in the English regions, including Nottinghamshire, by visiting their website.

The Nottingham Screen Partnership is a group of local organisations working together to encourage filming in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Or for inspiration from the county, check out our YouTube channel ExperienceNottsTV.

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Matilda, the European Eagle Owl

Birds, herds and beautiful scenery was the focus on my Wildlife Photography Course at Sherwood Hideaway

When I was asked to spend my weekend at Sherwood Hideaway to take part in wildlife activities available there, of course I was only too happy to oblige. It sounded like a wonderful experience and I could think of much worse ways to spend my weekend. Wildlife walks take place each Sunday at Sherwood Hideaway…

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Featured authors

  • Sarah Louise

    A very lucky marketeer in her dream job. Passionate about all things Nottinghamshire and firmly believes if you work really hard and are kind, amazing things will happen!

  • Kinga

    Addicted to music and learning languages. Loves reading, gardening, travelling and everything new media related.

  • Alistair

    Originally from Preston – but now calling Nottingham home – Alistair’s a St Helens rugby league fan who loves travel and music.

  • Natalie

    Proud to represent the county I grew up in. Travel loving devoted mum of two who carries a torch for the city’s unsung hero, Captain Albert Ball VC.

  • Sophie

    Writer and amateur local historian with an affection for English eccentrics. Returned to Nottingham in 2013, only to fall in love with the creative and cultural goings of the city.

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Madame Parboiled’s Historical Pub Tour

Nottingham is a city steeped in history and its pubs are a living proof of that, they’re a tangible representation of England’s past, and celebration of life before us. To learn how to grow our appreciation for Nottingham’s historic pubs we ventured into a world of Madame Parboiled – the executioner’s wife who knows Nottingham and…