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The Mysterious Murder of Ann Heron

This feature length documentary reveals evidence, interviews, and accounts about one of the UK’s most mysterious unsolved crimes. On August 3, 1990, part-time care assistant Ann Heron was murdered at her remote home near Darlington by an unidentified killer. To this day, the case remains unsolved, and many people have theories about how she came to her death. The film has an in-depth interview with her husband, Peter, who remains a suspect in the murder of his wife over 30 years ago.
1 x 120′ /2022/ ITN Productions for C5. EP: Melanie Hill  SP: Nick Broughall Exec: Caroline Short

Soham: The Murder of Holly & Jessica

ITN Productions and Channel 5 presents a 2 x 90′ in-depth documentary series on the double child murder that shocked Britain and the world. Extensive interviews with many of those involved in the case and the hunt for the killer Ian Huntly, and extraordinary testimony from those that spoke to him, challenged him, and eventually prosecuted him. The series also looked in depth at the forensic science and legal arguments that were employed to secure a conviction.

PD Annaliese Edwards  SP Nick Brougham  Execs Caroline Short and Ian Rumsey

2022  2 x 90′  ITN Productions for Channel 5

The Sinking of the Costa Concordia: Secrets of the Wreck

The story of the most infamous cruise ship disaster this century. Episode 2 concentrates on the aftermath of the tragedy, why the vessel sank, and ultimately who was at fault. Eye witness testimonies and expert analysis provide a powerful telling of this nautical catastrophe. 60′ Prod/Dir: Karen Selway, Exec: Nathaniel Lippiett. An ITN Productions film for Channel 5.

Watchdog Live

BBC One flagship consumer affairs show. Edited investigations featuring undercover delivery drivers, banking scam victims, plastic waste, and botched cosmetic procedures. Often fast turnaround.
SP: Chris Walker  Exec: Rob Unsworth  for BBC One

First Ladies Revealed

Two episodes of a history of the women who occupied the White House and the roles they played at home, across the country, and beyond, in times of war and political turmoil. The series used in-depth interviews and dramatic reconstruction to tell the stories of Eleanor Roosevelt, Hillary Clinton, Mary Lincoln, Jackie Kennedy, Nancy Reagan, Laura Bush and more.
PD: James Millar  SP: Michael Burke  Exec: Sue Summers
2017/2 x 60mins. Finestripe Productions for Smithsonian Channel

Food: Truth or Scare

Gloria Hunniford and Chris Bavin present the series that cuts through confusion and conflicting headlines about Britain’s favourite foods.
5 x 45′ BBC One   EP: Sherry Knight  SP: Neil Dimmock  BBC Studios

Inside Aldi: Britain’s Biggest Budget Supermarket

Documentary exploring how the German supermarket has swept the UK, overcoming industry hostility and snobbery with its discount goods. Former staff reveal how Aldi used a host of clever techniques to cut costs, and how their own brand goods look and taste like their big-name counterparts but cost a fraction of the price.
EP: Sian Salt   SP: Keir Mackenzie  Exec: Jeff Anderson
1 x 60′ Elephant House Studios/Viacom  for Channel 5

The Story of the Turban

A BBC 1 film tracing the history of the turban in the Sikh religion, from its roots in Moghul India, through the battlefields of Europe, to the fight for British Sikhs to wear it without fear, including the law change regarding motorcycle helmets and the fight over Midlands bus uniforms. It reveals that the turban is a crucial symbol of faith – one that Sikhs will even risk their lives for.

Blackpool Medics – 10 Days in May


Ob-doc series following Blackpool’s A+E, air ambulance and hospital staff as they deal with the varied situations thrown at them by the mix of local and holiday populations.

Director/Producer: Samantha Davies.Series Producer Jim Booth.

Executive Producers Liz Molyneux/Chris Salt