Songs of Praise in Hatfield

PUBLISHED: 08:28 28 December 2008 | UPDATED: 21:46 26 October 2009

BBC Songs of Praise

BBC Songs of Praise

THE University of Hertfordshire has been made the setting for a popular TV programme, being broadcast today (Sunday). This year's final episode of the BBC's Songs of Praise was filmed at the university's College Lane campus in Hatfield. Filming took place

THE University of Hertfordshire has been made the setting for a popular TV programme, being broadcast today (Sunday).

This year's final episode of the BBC's Songs of Praise was filmed at the university's College Lane campus in Hatfield.

Filming took place in the John Lill Music Centre, for a special feature on gospel music.

Chris McIntyre, faculty dean for the creative and cultural industries at the university, said: "We were pleased to welcome the legendary Songs of Praise to the university; we see it as an honour, and recognition of the quality of our cultural facilities."

The episode will be broadcast on BBC1 at 5.35pm.


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