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Salford Quays, Salford M50 2QH, England
+44 161 200 2000
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A great visit to see the studios

I booked a ticket on line to go and visit the studios whilst I was on business in Manchester. What... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AnnieAries
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
Amazing set up for BBC for 21sr century

Excellent new home of the BBC. Once isolated as the anchor development it is now the Hub of a busy... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Daniel I
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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“blue peter” (7 reviews)
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Salford Quays, Salford M50 2QH, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a ticket on line to go and visit the studios whilst I was on business in Manchester. What a worthwhile visit it was! got to see where BBC Breakfast transmits from (A very small studio and not what I was expecting at all!)....More

Thank AnnieAries
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent new home of the BBC. Once isolated as the anchor development it is now the Hub of a busy new commercial centre. Futurist meeting pods. Studios with great views of the quays. S world away from oxford road studios.

1  Thank Daniel I
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Really helpful and friendly staff show you around the facilities. See wheer the Breakfast programme is made and BBC Sports, as well as local radio. See the stages for TV shows, etc.

Thank Mike_from_Staffs
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed this tour which tools to a variety of studios within the BBC. It was made more enjoyable by the enthusiasm and humour of our guides, Tommy and Julia.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Pre-booked the BBC media 'tour' and very much enjoyed it. Two very upbeat and humorous guides took us around a number of buildings and studios including BBC radio 6 and Blue Peter studio. Finished up at a 'mock up' studio where visitors can 'present' Breakfast...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We recently attended the above tour with our 8 year old daughter. The tour was well organised and the two guides were fantastic, giving information in an interesting and humorous style. The tour lasted 90 minutes and all children were given the opportunity to participate...More

Thank potters63
Reviewed 11 February 2017

It was really interesting to go round the different buildings, see inside the studios, etc. We got to make a 10-minute radio play, or have a go at presenting the weather. Interesting to see how small the studios are, compared with how big they look...More

Thank RofRoyle
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We were successful in obtaining tickets for the recording of a new show; The Boss. We were advised to turn up for ticket 'authentication' at 12.15. Recording was due to start at 1.15. The information advises not to turn up early. We duly reported at...More

2  Thank edwin577
Reviewed 2 February 2017

As a past BBC presenter I would be biased, I worked at the old building in Oxford Rd not at this super duper one although I am sometimes on the 'other side of the microphone at the new one' I still get a thrill going...More

Thank prguru2015
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Professional as you would expect from the BBC. Friendly and very informative staff. Wonderful insights into production and programmes.

Thank Mike_from_Staffs
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