Set Ready HETV Intro Training at Durham Town

Set Ready HETV Intro Training at Durham Town brought over 40 participants together last Thursday 22nd February during an amazing day full of fantastic people from a wide-reaching background and skills base looking for opportunities in film and TV. Thank you to Lisa, David and all the North East Screen team! This feedback from a […]

Q&A with Set Ready Trainer, Jim Horsfield

1). What’s your background and how did you get involved with Set Ready Training? I’ve worked in the industry for 20 years starting out as a freelancer, shooting, editing and mixing live content for electronic musicians and DJ’s for tours and festivals. This led me into directing/producing and editing short promos, live concerts and music […]

FOCUS 2023

We are bringing along and encouraging our most recent Set Ready Trainees to go to FOCUS on Tuesday. It is the meeting place for international media production and a great opportunity for networking and improving your screen industry connections and knowledge. We would love to introduce Location Managers to these newly trained Location Marshals – […]

Q&A with Set Ready co-founder Andrew Pavord

• When and why did you set up Set Ready Back in 2014, we did some Location Marshal training for residents of the Ethelred estate in Lambeth, so they could get work on the feature film “The Secret Service” Starring Colin Firth and Taron Egerton. This was a great success, the residents really loved seeing their […]

Lyceum Theatre

Vibrant discussions at the Lyceum Theatre last week. It was great to see so many collaborators come together to discuss the different pathways into the creative industries. Throughout the meeting, hosted by Waltham Forest county, and chaired by Andrea Stark we explored providing entry level pathways into the creative arts industry collaborating with diverse sectors […]

Mark Milsom Foundation

Set Ready is pleased to announce that the Mark Milsom Foundation has offered, free of charge, the Mark Milsom Health and Safety five-year passport training course, to all Set Ready attendees. Mark Milsome was a talented respected and much loved camera operator who died on set behind his camera when a car stunt went tragically […]


How did you hear about Set Ready? Andrew Pavord from Film Fixer approached Screen Manchester to be a Regional Partner for Set Ready. After seeing the great work Liverpool and Set Ready had accomplished in previous years it was something that we thought Screen Manchester should be involved in. What exactly does the partnership involve? […]

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