Following the success of Secret Scotland earlier in the year, today Channel 5 announces the series has been recommissioned for a second series.
The 6×60 travel series from IWC Media, a Banijay Group company, and Motion Content Group sees presenter, Susan Calman discover the big stories and the untold tales behind Scotland’s beloved spots, with privileged access to some of Scotland’s most famous locations. In a warm, light-hearted but always informative journey, Secret Scotland looks in-depth at the history, characters and treasures hidden in these stunning spots.
This series is set to feature six new areas in Scotland and will air later this year on Channel 5.
Susan Calman said:
“I was delighted with the response to the first series and I am so excited to get back on the road to show Channel 5 viewers what else this beautiful country has to offer”
Guy Davies, Factual Commissioning Editor Factual said:
“Susan was a great success with our viewers in the first series earlier this year and we can’t wait for her to bring back her wit, insight, enthusiasm and sense of fun in a second run of this lively travelogue”
Executive Producer at IWC Media, Gerard Costello, said:
“We are thrilled that Susan is continuing with her wonderful journeys around Scotland, where there are many more places, and their secrets, left to explore. Susan is full of curiosity about her homeland and we know her natural humour and enthusiasm will be a joy to watch once again. ”
Executive Producer at Motion Content Group, Melanie Darlaston commented:
“What a fun way to discover the best of Scotland. With her infectious enthusiasm and sense of humour, Susan really is the perfect host.”