South West Screen andCornwall Film have appoined Cornish company Location Solutions South West tomarket the region to film and TV production companies.

Location Solutions willmarket the UK's western-most county overthe next six months to national and international film and TV productioncompanies.

The region has previouslyhosted TV series including Nighty Night andDoc Martin as well as film shoots forLadies InLavender, Apocalypto and Die AnotherDay.

"Location Solutions havean excellent knowledge of the locations, facilities and crew infrastructure in Cornwall, as well as greatcontacts in the national and international film and TV industry," said MarkLeaver, director of development at South West Screen. "Their role will involveidentifying and pursuing leads and opportunities, proactively promoting Cornwall, and managing visits bypotential incoming productions. Their appointment is excellent news for Cornwall and the wider region andwe look forward to working with them."