Location One

Contact: Jimmy or Crispin

Tel:+44 (0) 333 0153 990

Jimmy’s Mobile: +44 (0) 7880 358019

Crispin’s Mobile: +44 (0) 7769 910017

Email: [email protected]



We offer 7 days a week, round the clock support 7am to 7pm and out of hours support until 11pm. To get in touch during an emergency, please contact us on the number below.

+44 (0) 333 0153 990

Location One is the UK Film Industry’s specialist plant hire company. We supply high quality equipment and services to enable filming on Location, as well as in Studio, with an extensive product range that includes water services, power generation, battery store technology, recycling, and site lighting amongst others. We also have a dedicated, specialist Ground Protection team.

Based out of 7 nationwide branches, we are set up to service the industry locally, wherever the production, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our Manchester depot is situated bang opposite Space Studios, so perfectly positioned to service the dynamic Manchester production industry, whilst limiting carbon emissions.

We take our environmental responsibilities very seriously at Location One and offer a wide range of products to enable like-minded production companies to film sustainably. We are very proud to be a certified albert Partner and carbon neutral supplier and we are fast working towards becoming a net zero emissions business.

In December 2022, Location One became part of the Facilities by ADF Group, the UK’s largest provider of premium location facilities vehicles, this new partnership enables us to work together to streamline your production requirements and significantly reduce carbon emissions as well as costs.

Facilities by ADF

Contact: Marsden or Linzi

Tel: + 44 (0) 1656 725560

Marsden’s  Mobile: + 44 (0) 7823 342444

Linzi’s  Mobile: 01656 725560




Facilities by ADF is open 24/7. To get in touch out of office hours please contact the out of hours lines.

+ 44 (0) 1420 571180

+ 44 (0) 7788 314703

Facilities by ADF is the UK’s largest provider of premium location facilities to the TV & Film Industry, specialising in fully managed, 24/7 on-location support for productions in the UK and Europe.

Established since 1991, with unrivalled experience, ADF has established an enviable reputation for offering outstanding levels of service and the full range of high-end luxury vehicles. With dedicated account managers, experienced operational staff, and helpful location crew, we offer complete support throughout the production cycle.

ADF operates and maintains a fleet of over 200 luxury artiste, make-up and costume trailers together with high-end mobile production offices, diners, school rooms, honey wagons and technical vehicles.

ADF hold a Standard International Operators Licence controlled by the Vehicle Operating Services Agency, all vehicles are VCA/IVA approved and all of our drivers hold current LGV class 1 driving licences. ADF comply with all the relevant Health and Safety requirements within the industry and appear on the approved suppliers list for many broadcasters and production companies including approved status with 1st Option Safety. The company undergoes annual auditing and has clear Health & Safety policy and procedures in operation.


Contact: Deanna Williams

Tel: + 44 (0)  161 837 2860

Mobile: + 44 (0) 7585 883552



5th floor
31 Booth Street
M2 4AF

Backed by thirty years’ experience and a global presence, TAG is a leading international travel management company. Our dedicated Film and Media division specialises in managing your travel and logistics – whether you are a production company or an independent studio. Whatever you need, wherever you are in the world, we are here for you.

Because every production is unique, you can expect a personal, tailored service from your dedicated team at every stage of the project. We take the time to understand your needs and provide solutions that work for you. Plus, you can rely on our global network, smart technology and emergency out-of-hours service to save you time, money and stress.

We go above and beyond the usual range of travel agency services to ensure you have the ultimate experience – no matter how fast your schedules change. You can have complete confidence knowing we have the experience to handle the pressure, and ensure seamless movements of your valued cast and crew.

Click here to find out more about The Appointment Group’s partnership with Screen Manchester.

Buddha Group

Tel: + 44 (0) 1565 337570

Email: [email protected]


Buddha Group
29 Kingsland Grange,

Buddha Group specialises in infrastructure hire to Film & TV Productions. From our base in Manchester we offer a nationwide service to productions all over the UK. With a 24/7 offering, a massive (and growing) inventory of equipment and a team with a can-do attitude, we are fast becoming the number 1 choice when filming on location!

Our gear includes:

  • Towable Cabins
  • Lighting Towers
  • Generators
  • Power Distro
  • Radios
  • Waste & Water
  • Bowsers
  • Trackmats
  • Fencing
  • Traffic Mnangement Kit
  • Battery & Location Lighting
  • Heating
  • Marquees
  • Ezups
  • Costume Equipment
  • Furniture
  • Consumables
  • Gators
  • 4X4 Services
  • Make Up Mirrors & Chairs