Filming for Ackley Bridge series four postponed amid coronavirus

Channel 4 drama Ackley Bridge has postponed filming for the new series amid the situation with Covid-19.

Wednesday, 18th March 2020, 11:23 am
Updated Wednesday, 18th March 2020, 11:24 am

The news comes in the same week that BBC dramas Line of Duty and Peaky Blinders announced that filming would stop until further notice.

Read More

Read More
When will Happy Valley series three hit our screens?

Northern Talent and Expressions Drama put out a statement which reads: "Ackley Bridge has been stood down with immediate effect. We have been told to expect a minimum of a two month hiatus, but promised the series will be back."

Sign up to our daily Halifax Courier Today newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Filming for the show is based at the former St Catherine's Catholic High School in Holmfield

The series was due to return to our screens in September for ten half hour episodes.

It is unknown when the series will return.

Filming for the show is based at the former St Catherine's Catholic High School in Holmfield and have used many locations across Calderdale over its three series.