Channel 4 film crews spotted in Halifax town centre filming for Ackley Bridge

Film crews in Westgate Arcade. Picture by Mark Broadbent
Film crews in Westgate Arcade. Picture by Mark Broadbent

Films crews have been spotted at Westgate Arcade in Halifax for the latest series of Ackley Bridge.

Mark Broadbent spotted the cameras in Halifax town centre yesterday (Sunday) outside Coco Boo in the shopping precinct.

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Filming started on the Channel 4 drama earlier this month and is due to hit our screens later this year.

The programme follows school students in a racially divided fictional Yorkshire town and is filmed in Calderdale.

In previous series, characters have been spotted in Hebden Bridge, on Beacon Hill and even running through Halifax Borough Market with a pair of alpacas.

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