Studios | Media First

Our TV and radio studios provide the most realistic media training experience available.

Reading studio

We are based in a Grade II listed Georgian town house in the heart of Reading. Our offices include broadcast quality TV and radio studios and spacious training rooms. It takes just 10 minutes to walk from the train station, or a short drive from the M4, to reach our relaxed and comfortable headquarters.

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Westminster, Millbank

Our Westminster studio gives delegates the opportunity to train in a building which is also home to BBC Westminster, Sky News and ITV among others. They are located opposite the House of Commons and are just a five minute walk from Westminster tube station. This iconic building fully immerses delegates in the broadcast studio environment.

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Manchester studio

These studios are ideally located in the heart of the UK’s media hub, between the BBC and ITV. Situated at Salford Quays, they offer broadcast standard video and audio facilities and all the latest digital technology.

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Edinburgh studios

Situated in the heart of Edinburgh, these cutting edge digital newsroom facilities offer an inspiring, innovative and collaborative atmosphere at the centre of a major transport hub.

They include a range of modern broadcast facilities.

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Westminster, Albert Embankment

Our Westminster studios are located on the south side of the River Thames on the Albert Embankment.

These fully equipped studios, which are a five minute walk from Westminster, feature panoramic views of the Houses of Parliament, River Thames and the London Eye.

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City of London studio

Our City of London studios are situated in the shadow of St Paul’s Cathedral in Paternoster Square. They are ideally located for clients based in the city. They are used by a number of broadcasters and offer training participants a realistic studio experience. The studios are fully staffed by an experienced broadcast team who will work with you and our training to offer the most valuable experience to your trainees.

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Victoria Studio

This multimedia studio facility is located in the heart of zone 1 central London and is easily accessible from Westminster and the City. Just a short walk from London Victoria.

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Other studios

Not found what you are looking for? Don't worry, we have agreed preferential rates with many other TV and radio studios across the country, including Birmingham, Glasgow, Leeds and Aberdeen. Or we could come to you. Click here for more information

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Lawrence McGinty

A multi-award winning journalist, Lawrence is the former Science and Medical Editor for ITV News and chair of the Medical Journalists' Association.

Emma Nelson

Emma's varied TV and radio career makes her particularly adept at helping big brands and niche businesses to hone, simplify and successfully deliver their messages.

Jim Rosenthal

Jim began his career in local newspapers and BBC local and national radio before becoming one of the best known presenters of television sport in Britain.

Paul Brennan

Paul has more than twenty years' experience as a reporter, producer and presenter cross regional and network newsrooms for the BBC, ITV and Five News.

Our Training Team

Our courses are delivered by current working journalists, along with PR and communications professionals - all of whom are expert and experienced trainers.

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