Hugh Grant spotted in Harrogate filming for Paddington 2

Our district is welcoming a lot of film and TV stars lately... Including the stars of hit ITV drama Victoria filming at Ripon Cathedral.
Our district is welcoming a lot of film and TV stars lately... Including the stars of hit ITV drama Victoria filming at Ripon Cathedral.
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The stars of Paddington 2 have been spotted filming around Harrogate this week.

Residents have excitedly taken to Facebook to spread the news of Hugh Grant and Jim Broadbent being in town and around the district, including near Ripley and in Bilton.

Reported sightings of big film crews down Bilton Lane, in Bilton woods, and near the viaduct have caused feverish excitement.

Rumours and speculation about the scenes being filmed is spreading like wildfire through the town - with some saying a bungy jump has been filmed at Bilton Beck Bridge.

Others said Hugh Grant and Jim Broadbent have filmed a railway scene.

Have you seen the cast and crew around town? Get in touch. Email finola.fitzpatrick@jpress.co.uk