Earl of Essex Regiment of Foot

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TV Credits

Members of the Regiment have appeared in a variety of history based Television documentaries and shows as well as general entertainment programmes shown on main UK Terrestrial and cable channels.

Seven Ages of Britain - BBC1 - Fleeting glimpses of Essex's at Kelmarsh 2009 in this David Dimbleby hosted major series.

Horrible Histories - CBBC - Krusty and his pals appear in a variety of disguises in the TV adaptation of the famous Horrible Histories books

Commanders  - History Channel USA - A number of Essexs members appear in the Cromwell episode of this series on famous commanders. Shot at Helmsley Castle, Yorksire one cold and drizzly January week.


Tetley Beer Advert - Various - Big James and Krusty along with a cast of CGI generated ECWS and other re-enactment groups appear as a group of Romans in this beer advert. 

Dead Man Weds - ITV - Congratulations to Krusty, Pauline George, Little James and Big 'Chips' James on their appearance on Thursday 10th February. 

Historyonics - BBC - Award winning series. 

History of London - BBC - Members appeared in two episodes of this series - The Great Fire of London and Shakespeare

Dead Ringers - BBC - Acclaimed comedy series. Comic interpretation of the English Civil War based on an out of control picnic.

Battlefields of Britain - BBC - Historical documentary series presented by John and Peter Snow. The Battle of Naseby filmed in part at ECWS event at Audley End 

Inside Out - BBC London and South East England - Series featuring local people. Filmed at Pitsea Island. Broadcast 17/02/03

Battle of Orgreave - C4 - Award winning re-enactment of confrontation between Miners and Police at Orgreave Coking Plant in 1984. Background details at: www.eventplan.co.uk

A Way with Words - Discovery - Series on the English Language presented by Neil Innes. Filmed at ECWS major Event at Colchester.

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