Brimham Rocks, Nidderdale, Yorkshire Dales
Robin Hoods Bay, Yorkshire Coast
Distinctive stone walls and barns, Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales
City Walls and York Minster
Sunset over Ingleborough, Yorkshire Dales
Scarborough South Bay, Yorkshire Coast
Spring crocuses, The Stray, Harrogate
Malham Cove, Yorkshire Dales
Enjoy the great Yorkshire outdoors
Whitby Abbey and Harbour, Yorkshire Coast

Yorkshire on Film and TV 

Yorkshire locations for film and TV

Top Locations

Keighley and Worth Valley Railway
The Railway Children - used trains and locations in the area

North Yorkshire Moors Railway
Harry Potter and the Philospher's Stone - Goathland Station was transformed into "Hogsmeade" for the film

Malham Cove
Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows - Harry and Hermione set up camp in a tent on the Limestone Pavement at the top of Malham Cove.

Castle Howard
Brideshead Revisited - Castle Howard was the setting for the film and TV production

Newby Hall
Mansfield Park - used extensively during ITV's adaptation of this TV drama

Last of the Summer Wine - used to film the worlds longest running comedy

Thirsk, Malton & Pickering
All Creatures Great and Small - all three locations were used when filming this classic vet series

Heartbeat - the village of Goathland is in the North York Moors National Park and features as the village of Aidensfield in this 1960s police series

Esholt - near Shipley
Emmerdale - provides the location for the original Emmerdale village

Halton Gill, Littondale
Woman in Black - starring Daniel Radcliffe. This 2012 horror film set their Crythin Gifford village scenes at Halton Gill.

Kettlewell and The Yorkshire Dales
Calendar Girls - filmed in the very heart of the Yorkshire Dales, Kettlewell was one of several key filming locations alongside: Settle, Skipton and Ilkley

Other TV/Films

  • Private Function - Ben Rhydding, Ilkley
  • A Chorus of Disapproval - Scarborough
  • A Sense of the Past - Hyde Park Cinema, Leeds
  • A Woman of Substance - Brimham Rocks/Richmond
  • A Great Day Out (Alan Bennett) - Halifax
  • Agatha - Harrogate, Old Swan Hotel
  • Ain't Misbehavin' - BBC, Harrogate
  • All Creatures Great and Small - Locations in Wensleydale, Swaledale, Arkengarthdale
  • A Passionate Woman - Set in Leeds and starring Billie Piper in 1950's Britain
  • Band of Gold - Bradford
  • Billy Liar - Bradford and Baildon
  • Body and Soul - Bradford
  • Brideshead Revisited - Castle Howard, near York
  • Carrington - Robin Hoods Bay, North Yorkshire Moors Railway and the Dales
  • Calendar Girls - Kettlewell, Upper Wharfedale
  • Chariots of Fire - Crown Place, Crescent Gardens, Harrogate
  • Crinkley House - Askrigg
  • Darling Buds of May - Interior scenes were filmed in Yorkshire
  • David Copperfield - Robin Hoods Bay
  • DCI Banks: Aftermath - Filmed on location in Yorkshire, this ITV Detective Drama was based on the novel by Peter Robinson, who was born in Leeds.
  • Dracula - Temple Newsam House, Leeds, also Whitby
  • Emmerdale - Arncliffe, Esholt, Otley, Harewood
  • Escape from the Dark - Ripley Castle, Harrogate
  • Five Days - Filmed in Leeds, Wakefield and Dewsbury in summer 2009
  • Foxy Lady - Hebden Bridge
  • Four Lions - A 2010 dark comedy about Jihadi suicide bombers, with scenes filmed in Sheffield and Doncaster Robin Hood Airport.
  • Harry's Game - Various city centre locations - Leeds
  • Heartbeat - Goathland, North Yorkshire
  • How We Used to Live - Armley Mills Industrial Museum, Leeds
  • In Loving Memory - Luddenden, Halifax and surrounding area
  • Jane Eyre - Keighley, Ripley Castle and Blubberhouses Moor
  • Jimmy's (YTV documentary programme) - St James' University Hospital, Leeds
  • Juliet Bravo - Todmorden, Widdop Moor
  • Kes - Barnsley
  • Lad: A Yorkshire Story - Settle and the Yorkshire Dales provides the back drop for this award winning film
  • Last of the Summer Wine - Holmfirth, Colne and Holme Valleys
  • Life of Charles Dickens - Armley Mills
  • Life and Times of Henry Pratt - Todmorden
  • Married Single Other - An ITV romantic comedy filmed in leeds
  • Mr Wroe's Virgins - Heptonstall
  • My Brother Jonathan - Hyde Park Cinema, Leeds
  • Oh no it's Selwyn Froggitt - Skelmanthorpe, Clavton West
  • Only Fools and Horses (To Hull & Back) - City Varieties, Leeds
  • Open All Hours - Balby, Doncaster
  • PC Penrose (Rosie) - Rossington, Doncaster and Scarborough
  • Pulse - Medical horror filmed at various West Yorkshire locations
  • Raffles - Bramham Park near Wetherby
  • Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves - Aysgarth Falls, Hardraw Force
  • Room at the Top - Calderdale
  • Seaforth - Beeston, Hebden Bridge, Killingbeck, Harewood House, Saltburn, Bradford, Harrogate and Leeds
  • Secret Garden - Fountains Hall and Allerton Park, Harrogate
  • See you at Wembley (Frankie Walsh) - Hull and Burton Agnes
  • Sharpe - Hardcastle Crags, Hebden Bridge and East Riddlesden Hall, Keighley
  • Sherlock Holmes - Lotherton Hall, Leeds, and Allerton Park
  • Song of Experience - Keighley and Worth Valley Railway, Hyde Park Picture House
  • Spanish Flu - The Forgotten Fallen - BBC Four drama filmed in Saltaire Village near Bradford, Armley Mills Museum in Leeds and Dewsbury Town Hall
  • Stay Lucky - Sowerby Bridge and around Leeds/Liverpool canal basin in Leeds
  • Sunday, Bloody Sunday - The Dons RL Football Ground, Tattersfield, Doncaster
  • The Beiderbecke Affair - In and around Leeds and Wakefield
  • The Citadel - Hebden Bridge
  • The Full Monty - This BBC Three comedy was filmed in Hebden Bridge and Heptonstall
  • The Gemma Factor - Sheffield
  • The Good Old Days - City Varieties, Leeds
  • The King's Speech - Elland Road in Leeds and Odsal Stadium in Bradford feature at the beginning of the film
  • The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister - A BBC Two drama filmed on locaton in North and West Yorkshire
  • This is England '86 - Channel 4's serial was filmed in Sheffield
  • The Trip - Steve Coogan and Rob Bryden star in this BBC 2 comedy series filmed in the Craven District and Yorkshire Dales.
  • The Waterbabies - Denton Hall, Ilkley and countryside around
  • The Railway Children (1970) - Keighley and Worth Valley Railway
  • The Royal - North York Moors and coast, sharing Heartbeat's location
  • The Sporting Life - Wakefield
  • The Final Conflict - Fountains Abbey
  • The Dresser - Alhambra Theatre, Bradford and Halifax
  • Touch of Frost - Leeds city centre and suburbs, Dewsbury, Thackley near Bradford
  • Wuthering Heights (1939,1993) - Keighley, Grassington, Hubberholme and Arncliffe
  • Yanks - Keighley
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