Join Mike Jackson for a media walk thru Worcester
Mike worked as a TV director and producer for the broadcasters, plus commercial clients, public sector organisations and charities in this part of the world.
Discover what happened on location – secrets from behind-the-scenes.
He reveals lots of funny and hairy stories of things going wrong while filming.
Tales of the stars
Learn about jaw-dropping celebrity moments which were carefully kept off-screen .
Walk round Worcester and discover secrets about popular TV programmes ranging from the Antiques Roadshow to Top Gear.
Learn of troubles and tantrums behind the scenes – petulant presenters, awkward participants, cavalier camera crews, crazy executives.
Find out what can go wrong while filming; plus ways of hiding hiccups and horrors to prepare a finished product ready for public consumption.
Mike’s walk starts from outside The Guildhall on the High Street and ends (90 minutes later) outside Browns on South Parade (just a short hop back to the Guildhall). Tickets £7 per person.
The walks are finishing at the end of September. After that, you can simply buy a copy of the book from the Tourist Office and conduct your own walk at your own pace in your own time.
Or if you would like to arrange a group walk (minimum of 6; maximum: 12) e-mail: splash (hyphen) tv (at) tiscali (dot) co (dot) uk to provide us with details of your plans. We will aim to supply the required walk within 10 days. You must have had 2 jabs, and you must bring a mask.
More details from the Worcester Tourist Information Centre. Phone: 01905 726311.
“Enjoyable anecdotes” Bob Littlefair
“We loved it” Paul & Penny Weir
“Fascinating insights” Peter Waldron
“Highly amusing” Polly Pritchard
Buy Mike’s book based on the walks – on sale at the Tourist Information Centre at the Guildhall.
Want to know more about Mike Jackson’s work and career?
Want to see clips of some of the films Mike talks about?
For more information, e-mail: splash (hypen) tv (at) tiscali.co.uk (with correct punctuation, spacing and layout).