Can I change my studio hire booking/date?

You certainly can - just contact a member of our team on 0844 881 5200 to check availability on your preferred date. Please note - we are unable to change bookings within 7 days of the studio hire date.

What are your payment terms?

We have a number of payment options available to clients, depending on the size of the project and the client. Please contact us so we can advise you on the best payment method for your business. 

What does the studio hire include?

Studio hire includes the use of equipment, and technical support from a highly-skilled crew of professionals with mixed abilities - one of the most experienced teams in the industry.

How much does it cost to hire a studio?

Our studio dry-hire rates are highly-competitive:

  • Full day - £500
  • Half day - £280

SignPost is one of only a few organisations outside London that can offer state-of-the-art facilities and industry expertise, without the significant overheads of our competitors. There are no hidden extras, and no expensive add-ons.

What facilities are available?

ITV SignPost’s facility offers a comfortable working environment. There is a kitchen a with free tea/coffee making facilities, fridges, microwaves and plenty of relaxation space.

There are male and female dressing rooms available, complete with broadcast-quality mirror lighting for makeup requirements.

There are private rooms available to book in advance, so you or your clients can relax in privacy and comfort while the studio is being prepared or in use.

There are 46 car parking spaces, which can be reserved ahead of time.

How do I get to ITV SignPost?

ITV SignPost is based in Gateshead - our address is The Watermark, Gateshead, NE11 9SZ.  We’re conveniently located less than 10 minutes from the A1 motorway, and 5 minutes from the nearest train station. 

What are your turnaround times?

This really depends on the complexity of the project, though we are used to working to tight production deadlines. Drop us a line - we’d love to discuss your project. We’ll then be able to provide you with a refined time estimate. 

What services do you provide?

ITV SignPost combines industry-leading expertise with cutting-edge technology to provide a range of production and Access Services, delivered by an award-winning, mixed ability team. 

Our services include:

  • Production Services: Broadcast; Corporate
  • Access Services: BSL; Subtitles; Audio Description
  • Studio Hire: Green Screen Studio; Voiceover Studio; Audio Transcription
  • Training: Deaf Awareness; Television Presenting.

Where do you work - just in the North East?


Certainly not - we can work anywhere! We often work on location across the UK, and from our state-of-the-art Gateshead studio. 

ITV SignPost represents a northern hub for quality content production and associated services, offering a level of service that is scarce outside London.

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