Blakeway North


Zinc Media raises a further $5m as ‘bulwark’ to Covid & to fuel growth

UK-based factual production outfit Zinc Media Group has raised £4m ($5.2m) via a new share issue, with the investment used to explore growth opportunities and act as a “bulwark” to the impact of the pandemic. The company – which houses UK prodcos Blakeway, Blakeway North, Brook Lapping, Films of Record, Reef, and Tern Television – had […]

TBI Factual: How vulnerable people’s stories can be told on TV

Sarah Murch, MD and executive producer at Zinc Media’s UK producer Blakeway North, discusses the challenges of turning vulnerable people’s stories into TV shows and the responsibility that goes with it. As UK regulator Ofcom further consults on protecting participants in TV, it is true to say there has never been more scrutiny on programme […]

Zinc Media raises $4.6m to fuel growth plans across US and UK

Factual production outfit Zinc Media Group has raised £3.5m ($4.6m) after a new share issue, with the investment set to be used to fuel expansion plans across the UK. The funding, from existing shareholders and new but unnamed institutional investors, will be used to further its reach across the UK and support plans to grow […]