Film crews spotted in Weston

PUBLISHED: 16:30 16 August 2017

Film crews have been spotted around Weston-super-Mare today.

Film crews have been spotted around Weston-super-Mare today.

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Film crews have been spotted around Weston today (Wednesday), and the Mercury understands they are shooting a drama film.

Film crews have been spotted around Weston-super-Mare today.Film crews have been spotted around Weston-super-Mare today.

There are several crew vehicles stationed at Locking Road Car Park which is the base of the operation.

The old police station, in Walliscote Road, is one of the filming locations and film crews have also been seen near Morrisons.

Orange signs directing crew to film locations have been placed around the town.Orange signs directing crew to film locations have been placed around the town.

A crew member was seen wearing a uniform for Italy-based production company Mestiere Cinema, which makes films, TV shows and documentaries.

North Somerset Council confirmed the crew was only in town for today, but declined to share any further details about the production.

Film crews have been spotted at the old police station in Walliscote Road.Film crews have been spotted at the old police station in Walliscote Road.

A member of security staff said the film is in its third day of seven-week production and 60 crew members are involved – with the cast filming in Bristol tomorrow.

Mercury reporter Sam Frost was not allowed on site to speak to production staff about what was being filmed and the cast.

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