Channel 4’s ‘Fresh Meat’ revisits series one Survivors location

The fourth episode of the second series of Channel 4 sitcom Fresh Meat (first shown on 30 October 2012) makes extensive use of the Peover Hall location used in the fourth episode of series one of Survivors. In Survivors, Peover Hall provides the location for Jimmy Garland’s family home (from which he is temporarily evicted… Read More Channel 4’s ‘Fresh Meat’ revisits series one Survivors location

BBC’s ‘Line of Duty’ revisits ‘Survivors’ Birmingham location

(I’m late noticing this one but…) recent BBC Two police thriller Line of Duty (starring Lennie James – Jericho, The Walking Dead) filmed several sequences in the old Fire Station, on Lancaster Circus in the city-centre of Birmingham – a filming location used extensively in the second episode of series two of Survivors. In Survivors,… Read More BBC’s ‘Line of Duty’ revisits ‘Survivors’ Birmingham location

BBC cameras visit Survivors’ locations

The 27 February 2011 edition of BBC One’s Countryfile magazine show included a feature on developments Croome Park, Worcestershire – the filming location used extensively for episode four of the second series of Survivors, which provided, amongst other things, the stately home headquarters for ruthless mine owner Smithson. The episode is available (to UK viewers)… Read More BBC cameras visit Survivors’ locations

Total SciFi set visit report from series two location filming

The Total SciFi site’s Paul Simpson has posted (3 March 2010) a report from a set visit he made during the latter stages of the filming of Survivors second series in 2009. During the visit to various locations, Simpson interviews Phillip Rhys (Al), Chahak Patel (Najid) and showrunner Adrian Hodges – who concludes: “In some… Read More Total SciFi set visit report from series two location filming

Birmingham Post reports on series two filming in the city

The 2 August edition of the Birmingham Post provides an update on the filming of Survivors series two in the city. An interview with producer Hugh Warren reveals that locations in and around Sutton Park have been used, including “Newhall Street, Edmund Street, Brindleyplace and the Old Fire Station at Lancaster Circus”. Warren adds: “Ironically,… Read More Birmingham Post reports on series two filming in the city

Series two could see a return to the Doncaster Earth Centre

As well as making use of new locations in Birmingham city centre, the second series of the new Survivors could include new scenes filmed at the mothballed Doncaster Earth Centre – the home of Samantha Willis’s settlement. Survivors producer Hugh Warren told the Doncaster Free Press that it was possible that the location could feature… Read More Series two could see a return to the Doncaster Earth Centre

More details on Survivors series two Birmingham locations

A few more details about the planned inner-city Birmingham Survivors series two filming locations have been published today in The Sunday Mercury. The article reports that the programme will incorporate scenes involving the famous Birmingham landmarks The Rotunda and The Bull Ring. The report also suggests that all six episodes will be recorded in and… Read More More details on Survivors series two Birmingham locations