20 April 2018 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
TV
Crew
Digital
Distribution
Education / Training
Equipment
Festivals / Markets
Finance
Legal
Locations Ireland
Post Production
Production
Rep Bodies
JOBS FILMOGRAPHY NEWS WHO'S WHO DIARY GALLERY IFTA
     
TV
TV News
Irish Broadcasters
TV Production Co's
Who's Who in TV
TV Festivals & Markets
TV Highlights
Site Map
IFTN HOME

Irish Film and Television Network

 »

TV

 »

news



New Season of 'Paul & Nick's Big Food Trip' Set to Debut on UTV
16 Apr 2018 : Nathan Griffin
Top chefs Paul Rankin and Nick Nairn return to UTV with the sixth series of their show. ‘Paul and Nick’s Big Food Trip New Zealand’ following the trail of the Ulster Scots who travelled and settled in New Zealand.

The Waddell Media production is funded by the Ulster-Scots Broadcast Fund, and Northern Ireland Screen, and is the sixth series of the show.

The series sees top chefs visit New Zealand to cook for descendants of George Vesey Stewart. Originally from Tyrone, Stewart was responsible for enticing dozens of Ulster families to immigrate to New Zealand in the 1870s, building a community around the small town of Katikati.

Their journey takes them the length of the country, from the tropical climate of Auckland in the north, to the more mountainous climes of Dunedin and Queenstown in the south.

Jannine Waddell, Managing Director Waddell Media said: “This is the sixth series of Food Trip and I believe it’s the strongest yet. New Zealand is a great place to visit, packed with great food produce and with strong ties to Scotland and Ulster. I’m sure the mix of fascinating history and fabulous cooking from the ever watchable Paul and Nick will go down a storm.

Terry Brennan, Head of News and Programmes, UTV said: “Paul and Nick’s Big Food Trips are hugely popular with our audience, and this New Zealand trip will not disappoint. In this series they visit both North and South islands, meeting amazing food producers and cooking special meals for some Ulster-Scots descendants which our viewers are sure to enjoy.”

Other upcoming projects for Waddell include the new season of the ‘Grand Tour’ with Francis Brennan on RTE One.

The new series starts on UTV Ulster Monday, April 16the at 8pm.




BREAKING NEWS
The IFB Announces Successful Projects in Latest Frameworks Short Film Scheme
Element Pictures Expands 'Making The Grade' Nationwide
Programme Highlights For The Upcoming Celtic Media Festival
Mutiny Group Announce New Specialist Voice Over Training Courses

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
Northern Ireland Screen's Feature Doc Development Applications Open
‘Maze’ Director Stephen Burke talks IFTN through the Development, Finance & Filming of his latest Project
Free Industry Newsletter
Subscribe to IFTN's industry newsletter - it's free and e-mailed directly to your inbox every week.
Click here to sign up.


RELATED NEWS
New Season of 'Paul & Nick's Big Food Trip' Set to Debut on UTV
16 Apr 2018 
Waddell Media's 'At Your Service' New Season Starts with 400K Viewers
13 Apr 2018 
#IFTNmarkets - Sideline at MIPTV
05 Apr 2018 
New Series Starting on RTE
03 Apr 2018 
EDITOR'S PICK
Principal photography Commences on 'A Girl from Mogadishu'
Galway Film Centre & RTÉ Short Film Commission Scheme Deadline Approaching
Busy Weekend for TV3 with Ireland's Got Talent and 6 Nations Begin
2018 Nominations Announced for the IFTA Film & Drama Awards
MORE ON IFTN
Irish Production Companies
Listings for Irish film & television production companies
What's In Production?
The latest info on projects filming in Ireland
Latest Industry Jobs
Job listings for Irish film & television crew

CONNECT WITH IFTN
Find us on Facebook
Follow IFTN on Twitter
E-Newsletter Subscribe
Subscribe to RSS Feed




 
 the Website  Directory List  Festivals  Who's Who  Locations  Filmography  News  Crew  Actors
 

Contact Us | Advertise | Copyright | Terms & Conditions | Security & Privacy | RSS Feed | Twitter