Imagine your production facility is in the heart of the most beautiful part of the country


Imagine you had coast, country, industrial and heritage locations on your doorstep.

Imagine you had everything a TV and Film production company could wish for...


The Bus Sheds – nearly 53000sqm of dedicated, secure, studio space within a secure compound with space for parking and support vehicles.

This new commercial facility provides the opportunity to base productions in a town centre location in the heart of an area regularly used for location shooting by major TV dramas (Vera, Victoria, George Gently) and features (Star Wars, Atonement).  The facility is part of CCAD, the northern school of art and as such has a ready supply of experienced undergraduates capable of supporting commercial production.

We currently offer three areas:

Stage One: 17m by 50m

Stage Two: 21m by 50m

Stage Three: 21m by 50m

The Bus Sheds are situated on CCAD’s Church Street Campus, which is opposite the train station which has excellent rail links to:

London Kings Cross


Onsite facilities include:


Secure compound
On site crew and cast parking
On site storage and construction
Easy stage access
Controlled secure entrance and exit
Close to all amenities Hotels, Shops
Restaurants and café.
 For further information on The Bus Sheds, contact:
Pat Chapman on 01429 858430 or email