Filming of new Channel 4 TV series underway on Berrow Beach
beach has been turned into a TV set this week as a new science
and engineering series for Channel 4 is being filmed.
production company Nerd TV is filming a new series for Channel
4 and National Geographic. These were the scenes on Tuesday as
the filming got underway - with a fire engine and high-ladder!
series takes the most fascinating and exciting online clips from
around the world and questions if the footage is real or fake,
before attempting to recreate it with two presenters one
a maverick scientist, the other a human guinea pig.
District Council, which oversees Berrow Beach, says the company
was looking for a beach location with good road access and chose
Berrow when it was found to meet its requirement.
council spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Sedgemoor are
delighted to work with Nerd TV and together with the Council's
Resorts Officer we have been able, within six days of receiving
the enquiry, to get the location agreement and all other logistics
in place to allow filming to commence."
is a film-friendly council and welcomes opportunities to work
with film and TV productions companies looking for locations in
this beautiful part of the South West."
poster from TV production company Nerd TV warns walkers on Berrow
beach this week that they may be filmed