Calderdale is a great place for filming
geant who heads up a team of dedicated police officers in Calderdale.
A staged kidnapping quickly spirals out of control and turns into a much more vicious series of crimes,
Lancashire said: “Happy Valley is a dark, funny, multi-layered thriller revolving around the personal and professional life of Catherine, a dedicated, experienced, hardworking copper. She is also a bereaved mother who looks after her orphaned grandchild.
“It’s an emotional, complex, challenging role. I’m terrified, exhausted and freezing cold but I wouldn’t want to be anywhere else.”
Read a full interview with Sarah on page 2 of My Week.
Last Tango in Halifax and Happy Valley writer Sally Wainwright has said that Calderdale has fantastic locations for filming.
Scenes from both series were filmed in the area including on location at Halifax Town Hall, the Old Police Station and Jubliee Refreshment Rooms at Sowerby Bridge.
Sally said: “Calderdale is a very beautiful place to live and I’m so glad that we got to film there as it looks stunning on screen.”
Feature film The Roman shot many of its scenes around Cragg Vale.