Medical Hire remains open during lockdown 3

Following the latest government announcement regarding a 3rd national lockdown, we are pleased to advise that Medical Hire remains open for business during the lockdown period. Please be assured that we are following government guidelines with regards to hygiene and...

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ICU props and medical advice for BBC drama Anthony

The Medical Hire team were incredibly honoured to have been involved in the filming of BBC drama 'Anthony' which aired recently on BBC One. The 90-minute drama re-told the story of the tragic racist attack that took place on teenager Anthony Walker back in July 2005....

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Socially distanced support for Emmerdale ICU storyline

After a long couple of months in lockdown, the Medical Hire team have been thrilled to be back on set with the cast and crew of Emmerdale over the last few weeks, continuing to provide medical equipment and advice but with strict new hygiene and safety measures in...

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Medical Hire back open for medical equipment hire

Following the latest government announcements, we are pleased to advise that Medical Hire is back open for business and our range of medical equipment is once again available for hire for TV and film production. Please be assured that we are following government...

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Response to the COVID-19 situation

Independence Mobility and Medical Hire are following the official Government guidelines to assist in preventing the spread of Coronavirus. The current fast-moving situation has reached a critical stage and the UK is being asked to eliminate non-essential contact. Our...

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ICU equipment and medical advice for series 10 of Vera

The 10th series of the much-loved crime-drama, Vera, concluded on ITV last weekend after 4 gripping feature-length episodes. Based in the North East of England, series 10 saw DCI Vera Stanhope, played by Brenda Blethyn, and her team face another series of difficult...

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A&E and operating theatre equipment for The Feed

Brand-new psychological drama, The Feed, was released on Virgin Media in September last year, with 10 thrilling episodes portraying a world where technology replaces the need for human communication and interaction. The series is set a few years into the future where...

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ICU equipment for Corrie Christmas shooting

There were dramatic scenes on the cobbles of Coronation Street this Christmas as a bitter feud between characters Gary Windass and Derek Milligan came to a tragic head. After months of helping Gary with his dodgy dealings over the factory, Derek had had enough and was...

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Hospital equipment for Emmerdale drug overdose storyline

It wasn’t a very merry Christmas for some of the residents of Emmerdale this year as young character Noah Dingle’s life was left hanging in the balance after a suspected drugs overdose. The tragic accident happened after Noah discovered that newcomer Danny had asked...

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Palliative care advice for Corrie cancer storyline

The team from Medical Hire were honoured to have been involved in the emotional scenes that took place on the Cobbles of Coronation Street recently as viewers said farewell to loveable character Sinead. The long-running storyline began a year ago when Sinead was...

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Paramedic and hospital equipment for Curfew

Season 1 of Sky One’s brand-new drama, Curfew, was released earlier this year, with a star-studded cast including Sean Bean and Adam Brody. Consisting of eight dramatic episodes, the series follows a “group of ordinary people who compete for freedom in the world’s...

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Medical equipment and props for Years and Years

A brand new six-part drama, Years and Years, recently concluded on BBC One. The series, which follows the Lyons family through 15-years into the future in Britain, predicts events and developments that might happen in politics, the economy and technology, and how they...

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Hospital props and forensics equipment for The Bay

The first series of brand-new drama “The Bay” recently concluded on ITV. The six-part crime drama, which was set in the coastal town of Morecambe, follows Detective Sergeant Lisa Armstrong who has been assigned to a case investigating the disappearance of two missing...

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HDU and ICU equipment for Emmerdale storylines

Medical Hire have been busy on the set of Emmerdale again recently, this time providing HDU and ICU equipment for two dramatic storylines which aired on ITV earlier this year. The first storyline involved character Bernice, who was persuaded to try do-it-yourself...

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Paramedic equipment for Corrie factory roof collapse

It’s been a dramatic and emotional week on the Cobbles of Coronation Street as the Underworld factory roof collapsed, leaving many lives hanging in the balance and ending in tragedy for one of the street’s residents. Medical Hire were privileged to be involved in...

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Hospital and chemotherapy equipment for Cold Feet

Series 8 of the much-loved drama Cold Feet recently concluded on ITV after 6 episodes of emotional highs and lows for the close-knit group of friends. This series saw a particularly difficult time for lovable character Jenny as she was tragically diagnosed with breast...

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Hospital and healthcare equipment for BBC drama Care

At the end of 2018, BBC One screened a feature-length drama about a single mother who suddenly finds herself responsible for caring for her own elderly mother. Care, written by Jimmy McGovern, was based on the real experiences of co-writer Gillian Juckes. Starring...

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Hospital and physio equipment for CBBC series Katy

Earlier this year, children’s TV channel, CBBC, aired a 3-part drama called “Katy”. Based on the novel by much-loved author Jacqueline Wilson, the series followed eleven-year-old Katy Carr, a lively daredevil big sister, whose life changed forever after she suffered a...

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Hospital props and medical advice for No Offence series 3

The third series of police comedy drama, No Offence, recently concluded on Channel 4. The six-part series saw DI Viv Deering and the Friday Street team tackle political warfare, with the first episode involving the attempted assassination of a local politician by a...

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