Salford Lads’ Club has been used as a location for numerous films, TV and radio programmes

Clench, by Riffat Ahmed, being filmed in the boxing gym
Clench, by Riffat Ahmed, being filmed in the boxing gym

Drama

The Illustrated Mum
The Forsyth Saga 2
Conviction
Blue Murder
Survivors
The Accused
Clench
Eric & Ernie
Mrs Biggs
Last Tango in Halifax
Coronation Street
Lapland, Shameless

Features/documentaries

The One Show – The Culture Show – The Politics Show – BBC Northwest Inside Out – The Secret Millionaire – BBC Football Focus Live – Evidently… John Cooper Clarke – Come Dine with Me (for Iranian TV)

The set for Eric and Ernie
The club was recently used as a set for a film about comedian Eric Morecambe

Commercials

FIFA Playstation 10 – SmartWater – ESPN Born into it

Radio

BBC 6 music live 2003
BBC Manchester live 2006
BBC Radio 4 Whatever happened to the working class
BBC Radio 4 Front Row

Featuring the Club

The club has also featured in news items on TV and Radio on the following topics

History of Lads Clubs – History of the Docks Estate – The Street of 1000 Children – The Smiths – Morrissey – Manchester Music Tours – Stephen Wrights Iconic Smiths Photo – Smiths fans Fundraising bike ride – Morrissey donation – The Smiths Room – Topman – Coronation Street Conservation area – BBC Move to Salford – Painted Map of Ordsall – Salford Music Map – Heritage Open Days – The 100th Salford Lads Club Camp – Prince Charles and Camilla visit – David Cameron visit – Young people and Employment – Football, Eddie Colman – Famous buildings – Icons of England – Baden Powell – History of camping