Job Description

BBC Election 2017

The West Midlands debate

Enlightened were asked to provide lighting, in vision video and power management including BS7909 certification for the live recording of the BBC’s Election 2017: The West Midlands TV debate in Birmingham. 

Patrick Burns chaired the political debate featuring the five party candidates. 

Representing UKIP and prospective parliamentary candidate for Dudley North is West Midlands MEP, Bill Etheridge. From the Conservatives Sajid Javid - the party's candidate for Bromsgrove, Khalid Mahmood, the Labour candidate for Birmingham, Martin Horwood the Liberal Democrat candidate in Cheltenham and completing the panel Ellie Chowns, the Green Party candidate for North Herefordshire.

Whilst the candidates in the debate do not appear on the same ballot they all stand in constituencies across the midlands and, between them, represent five parties.

Enlightened transformed the Birmingham Ormiston Academy’s main auditorium into a Live TV studio for this much anticipated and contested debate.

Film & TV
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