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Question of Sport

Went to see a screning of the BBC sports programme in MediaCity If you get tickets turn up in good... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
yorkuk
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York, United Kingdom
First time - good experience

We managed to get tickets as part of a live audience for a sports quiz. The directions are easy to... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2018
R1chardN
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Surbiton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The BBC moved its main offices to Manchester a few years ago to the purpose built site at Media City The whole set up is modern & very impressive and has given the BBC (and ITV) studios & offices fit for the 21st century. In...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went to see a screning of the BBC sports programme in MediaCity If you get tickets turn up in good time to beat the queues as entry is not guaranteed Worth the wait and a good view in the studio Register with BBC Shows to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2018

We managed to get tickets as part of a live audience for a sports quiz. The directions are easy to follow and the building easy to find. It is well situated on the Quays and has good gardens and open space. The Blue Peter garden...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Impress purpose built offices and radio/TV studios. Not generally open to the public. The reception area disp3nses passes for visitors and there is appropriate security before you get in the building. Accessed by public transport on th3 tram tram network or otherwise by car.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We could not have picked a more perfect day to visit the BBC center than today. So much to see, and do. We could have spent the entire day.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

My wife & I stayed at the Salford Quays in September 2018 & visited the nearby Media City as we had booked a tour of the BBC premises. This was very good & well worth doing. Our two guides were friendly & very knowledgeable. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Wow we got tickets to watch an episode being filmed of this and it was great fun! Singers come on one by one and they are singing to a panel of 100 music judges all diverse - and with different roles in the music industry...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank daymoLiverpool
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Since media city was conceived and the BBC relocated some of their programmes there, including Breakfast TV, Blue Peter CeeBeebies, Salford Quays has been transformed. It’s great to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank albeback1
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We were approached by 2 young ladies asking if we would like to see TV's Mastermind being filmed, well we just said yes please. It's a long process so be prepared whilst everything is filmed there's a warm up man who's a bit cheesy but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PhilB505
Reviewed 22 July 2018

A tour of the BBC studios in Media City, Salford, is a first rate way of spending an afternoon whether you are a local or a visitor to the area. Our tour lasted about an hour and a half and was led by two excellent...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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DeuceDeuceUK
15 January 2018|
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Response from terrybX6621PG | Reviewed this property |
We have been to Media City a couple of times and did not see any merchandise shops in any of the three studio complexes. Try the BBC website. Hope this helps Terry
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