Kent and East Sussex Railway

A Versatile Railway Location for Film and Television Productions

The Kent and East Sussex Railway has provided location services for a variety of film and television productions and, over the years, has built up a diverse list of production credits that continues to grow. So if you are looking for a distinctive and versatile railway location, call us on 01580 765155 or email

Selected Production Credits

General and Childrens’ Entertainment
Paul O’Grady Great British Escapes
Great Railway Journeys with Michael Portillo (3 episodes)
Royal History’s Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley (BBC)
Len Goodman in ‘Britain’s Greatest Invention’ Thoroughly Modern Media for the BBC
Salvage Hunters (Discovery + Series 13 Episode 10)
James May’s Man Lab (Series 3) Plum Productions for the BBC
‘The Hungry Sailors’ Denham Productions Ltd
‘I Can Cook’ Endemol for CBBC
‘Nuzzle and Scratch’ CBBC
TAT (Tabaluga Absenteuer Team) German TV ZDF
Tarrant Lets the Kids Loose (My Little Soldier Studio Shows)
Trinny and Susannah Undress The Nation ITV
Top Dog (Discovery Animal Planet)
The Paul O’Grady Show (Channel 4)
Sekai Fushigi Hakken (Great Discoveries) (Tokyo Broadcasting System, Inc)
Treasure Hunt (Chatsworth/BBC)
Disney Playhouse (Childrens’ Disney Channel)
Art Attack (Meridian/ITV)
Surprise Chefs (Action Time/ITV)
The Les Dennis Laughter Show (BBC)
Challenge Anneka (BBC)
Number 73 (TVS/ITV)
Jim’ll Fix It (BBC)

Drama Documentaries
Jaws 1916 (Ten Alps PLC / Brook Lapping Productions)

Feature Films
Jude – Director: Michael Winterbottom.
Cold Comfort Farm – Director: John Schlesinger.
Nineteen Eighty-Four – Director: Michael Radford.
Flame – Director: Richard Loncraine.
Dracula – Director: Dan Curtis.

Independent Films
Sanjani – Director: Mr Narasipura Rangegowda Nanjunde Gowda
The Scotland Express
La Bas (Down There) – Director: Andrew Kotting.

Drama and Comedies

The New Pope (HBO)
BBC Showcase (Phil MacIntyre TV)
Downton Abbey(Carnival Films)
Hidden Villages with Penelope Keith (Channel 4)
The Woman in White (BBC)
The Phoenix and the Carpet (BBC)
2.4 Children (BBC)
No Bananas (BBC)
Moon and Son (BBC)
The Darling Buds of May (Excelsior/Yorkshire Television)
Parnell and the Englishwoman (BBC)
Around the World in 80 Days (Harmony Gold Ltd/ Valente/ Baerwold Productions)
Scoop (LWT)
The Charmer (LWT)
Dempsey and Makepeace (Golden Eagle Films/LWT)
Partners in Crime (LWT)
We’ll Meet Again (LWT)
Vice Versa (ATV for ITV)
Scoop (BBC)
The Train Now Standing (LWT)

Filming at KESRBBC filming at the K&ESR – photo © Amy Winchester

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