Yorkshire Day - the region's biggest filming locations in pictures

Yorkshire Day has been described as the perfect opportunity to celebrate the screen heritage of the region.

Thursday, 1st August 2019, 2:03 pm
Hyde Park Picture House

Here is a round-up of the locations being promoted, starting today, with a campaign on social media.

The stately home in Leeds was used for filming the ITV show Victoria. Picture by Tony Johnson
The railway station was used to film part of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.
David Wilson, Director of Bradford City of Film, on the civic steps inside City Hall, which has been used for a range of productions, including Peaky Blinders.

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Pen-y-Ghent and Whernside in the Yorkshire Dales, another location widely used, not least for True North's Yorkshire Dales and The Lakes on More 4.
The Halifax landmark was used to film the HBO and BBC series Gentleman Jack about former inhabitant Anne Lister.