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Broadcast Awards
Broadcast Awards
November 22 2018

Manchester Bomb: Our Story has been shortlisted for Best Documentary Programme at the 2019 Broadcast Awards: Our Story. Click for more info. 

Blakeway North wins Best Independent Production Company
Blakeway North wins Best Independent Production Company
May 16 2013

Blakeway North won Best Independent Production Company at The Prolific North awards in Manchester last night. The Prolific North Awards celebrate excellence and recognise and reward outstanding campaigns and exceptional talent in the creative and media industries across the North.

Perspectives - The Brilliant Brontë  Sisters
Perspectives - The Brilliant Brontë Sisters
March 31 2013

Produced by Blakeway North for ITV Persepectives series, captivating documentary presented by Sheila Hancock reveals her passion for the Brontë sisters.

Apprentice for a Day
Apprentice for a Day
March 26 2013

Produced by Blakeway North for BBC 2 this dynamic series of six short films follows a group of engaging teenagers as they try out being an apprentice for the day in a wide variety of trades.

Blakeway North wins Best TV Programme for 'Breaking a Female Paedophile Ring'
Blakeway North wins Best TV Programme for 'Breaking a Female Paedophile Ring'
April 27 2012

Blakeway North won Best TV Programme last night at the How-Do Awards 2012. Their Cutting Edge Film `Breaking a Female Paedophile Ring’ is the first film to take an in-depth forensic look at this criminal web, detailing how it operated, and what motivated the five people within it.

Perspectives - David Walliams: The Genius of Dahl
Perspectives - David Walliams: The Genius of Dahl
April 22 2012

Produced by Blakeway North for ITV1 comedian David Walliams divulges his passion for Roald Dahl and traces some of the influences on his work. With contributions by Joanna Lumley, Michael Rosen, Tim Minchin and Dahl's biographer Donald Sturrock

My Life: Bionic Me
My Life: Bionic Me
March 28 2012

The critically acclaimed CBBC documentary series My Life is back, and today’s film by Blakeway North, My Life: Bionic Me, follows two incredible children with unique stories to tell. Eleven-year-old Anton lost his arm in a car accident three years ago and seven-year-old Olivia was two-and-a-half when she got meningitis and lost her left arm and both of her legs just below the knee.

Benidrom ER
Benidrom ER
January 11 2012

A warm observational documentary series exclusively accessing Hospital Clinica Benidorm. With a busy staff of 280, the six hour-long programmes follow the doctors, nurses, ambulance teams and of course the many British holidaymakers and ex-pats whose unpredictable medical dramas keep the hospital busy.

Blakeway wins Best Childrens Programme at the Royal Television Society (RTS) North West's annual awards.
Blakeway wins Best Childrens Programme at the Royal Television Society (RTS) North West's annual awards.
November 22 2011

For the second year running Blakeway North triumphed at the RTS North West 's annual awards held on Saturday 19th November 2011. Winning Best Children's programme with My Life: Staying Awake for CBBC.

 
Cutting Edge: Breaking a Female Paedophile Ring
Cutting Edge: Breaking a Female Paedophile Ring
May 24 2011

In 2009 one of Britain’s biggest child abuse investigations began. With unprecedented access to the case files, this film explores how Britain’ most notorious paedophile ring was created, how mothers became abusers, and how detectives smashed it wide open.

Blakeway North Wins RTS Award
Blakeway North Wins RTS Award
January 01 2011

Blakeway North wins Best Current Affairs programme award 2010 for BBC2 series Future of Food. Executive Producer Sarah Murch, Series Producer Gareth Williams, Production Manager Alison Lewis.