Broadcasting News

Benefits Street moves to the North East for Teeside based second series

Channel 4 has commissioned Love Productions to make a second series of ‘controversial’ observational documentary Benefits Street, the  series that sparked a national debate around poverty and the welfare state in Britain earlier this year. The new six part series has begun filming on a street in Stockton-On-Tees, near Middlesbrough

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Pet Shop Boys to feature in tonight’s The Archers

The Pet Shop Boys are to make a cameo appearance in The Archers. Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe’s iconic pop act will feature in tonight’s instalment of the long-running radio serial, after stepping in at the last minute to headline the show’s fictional music festival, Loxfest. “It’s a thrill for