Login    or Register
Decorated Wallace and Gromit statues by Clifton Suspension Bridge
© Bristol Childrens Hospital Charity Grand Appeal

Creative & Digital

Our thriving Creative & Digital sector has impressive scale and international reach.

Wallace and Gromit in their car
© Aardman Animations

With over 130 production companies, the creative sector in Bristol & Bath has impressive scale and international reach, with home-grown talent such as Oscar winners Aardman Animations and global players including Strava and Cookpad.

This is supported by a highly collaborative ecosystem, which includes the Global Number 1 University Incubator SETsquared, Pervasive Media Studio, Knowle West Media Centre, The Watershed and The Centre for the Analysis of Motion, Entertainment Research and Applications.

Clapper board and actors in period dress on set in a Bristol studio
© Red Planet Pictures

The region hosts one of only three location hubs for the BBC (London, Manchester and Bristol). 

Channel 4 has opened its new creative hub in Bristol. 

Over 800 million people each month watch digital content produced in Bristol & Bath. 

35% of all global natural history television is produced in Bristol & Bath.

Who's here?

  • Aardman Animations
  • BBC & BBC Natural History Unit
  • Channel 4 Creative Hub
  • The Bottle Yard Studios
  • HP Labs
  • Future Publishing
  • IMDb
  • Complete Control
  • Plimsoll Productions
  • Strava
  • Cookpad
  • Yogscast
  • Silverback Films