Movies or TV programmes using British and Irish stately homes as filming locations, screened for the first time this month (in airing date order):
Gulliver’s Travels (cinema) – filmed at Blenheim Palace and Queen’s House (26 Dec).
Antiques Roadshow (TV documentary series) – episode 33.14
Blair Castle 1, Perthshire, Scotland
BBC1, Sunday, 2 January, 7.10-8.10 pm.
The Restoration Man (TV reality Series 2) parts filmed at Soane House (from 5 Jan).
The King’s Speech (cinema) – filmed at four houses (7 Jan).
The Lakes (TV documentary/reality series) – episode 2.3
Langdale Chase Hotel, Cumbria, England (photos)
ITV1, Monday, 17 January, 8-8.30 pm.
May The Best House Win TV episode 2.8 – Heath House (ITV, Wed, 19 Jan).
A selection of those released in late 2010:
Nancy Astor – DVD of 1982 BBC TV mini-series
filmed at Cliveden, Berkshire, her actual home from 1906-42, as Viscountess Astor, first woman MP to sit in the Commons.
Released 15 Nov, 2010.
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