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Creative Promotions Director
Westley, an awarding-winning Creative, has produced and directed a wealth of content for CITV, CBBC and CBeebies. His work spans trailers, short form content and promotional material from ‘Thunderbirds are Go’ to ‘Go Jetters’ and co-created BAFTA nominated animated series ‘Compost Corner’. Additionally, Westley is the managing director Animation Toolkit supplying stop motion animation armature kits and parts to universities, students and professional producers around the globe. Most recently, Westley has been voted by Insider Magazine as one of the North West region’s top 42 entrepreneurs below the age of 42.
News – Cosgrove Hall Archive
One of the most significant contributions to the development of British animation and children's television was the escalation in influence of Cosgrove Hall Films. With the support of ITV and Freemantle Media, Westley Wood has rescued the Cosgrove Hall Archive. He talks about its cultural heritage and legacies, and plans for its new home located at the Waterside Arts Centre in Sale.
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