Dave Woodyer

Key facts

  • Main areas of expertise: factual, entertainment, commercial, corporate, music
  • Started editing in 2000
  • Uses Avid, Final Cut Pro
  • HND in Media Production from the University of Salford


Dave is a highly experienced editor who has an enviable technical knowledge. He always brings a large measure of enthusiasm to the projects he is involved with and sets out to exceed clients’ expectations. A self-starter who is able to work on his own initiative, Dave can work within a predetermined format (or he can set the format) and edit programmes so they are wholly consistent with that style.

Broadcast credits

  • Countrywise Relaunch of the documentary style rural affairs magazine, presented by Ben Fogle, Liz Bonnin and Paul Heiney. Shiver for ITV
  • Star Treatment New fashion and beauty makeover and cookery series presented by Jane McDonald. Shiver for ITV
  • You Saw Them Here First Archive series featuring famous faces’ first TV appearances. Shiver for ITV
  • We Are The Ocean: Machine Music video for rock band using high speed filming to show the destruction of technology. Chief TV
  • Theme Park: Ghosts Music video for indie pop band using multi-layered split screen technique to create animated collage effect. Chief TV
  • Brendan’s Magical Mystery Tour Reality series fronted by Coach Trip’s Brendan Sheerin where contestants compete for luxury upgrades. 12 Yard for Channel 4
  • The Nation’s Favourite Christmas Song One-off special for ITV1’s Christmas schedule. Shiver for ITV
  • May the Best House Win Series 5 of the daytime reality series. Shiver for ITV
  • Emmerdale at 40 Series celebrating the soap’s 40th anniversary, with archive clips, cast interviews and behind the scenes access. Shiver for ITV
  • The Corrie Years Second series of Coronation Street companion programme, narrated by Katherine Kelly. Shiver for ITV
  • The Talent Show Story 5 part Saturday night entertainment doc telling the story of how the British talent show became a global phenomenon. Narrated by Victoria Wood. Shiver for ITV
  • Smile…This Was Candid Camera Special one-off comedy clip show featuring celebrities and classic sketches, celebrating the 50 year legacy of the original hidden camera show. Broadcast as part of ITV1’s Christmas season. Shiver for ITV
  • The One Show Numerous current affairs films for BBC1’s flagship magazine show. BBC1
  • The JD Set Presents Multi-platform music series featuring edits of live performances from artists such as I Am Kloot, The Whip, Casio Kids, Mike Joyce, James Yuill, Tim Burgess. Fast turnaround, with TX one week after filming. Chief Production for NME-TV
  • Weird & Wonderful Hotels Travel series showcasing the craziest, most unusual places in which to spend a night. Shot on RED. Chief Productions for National Geographic
  • DNA Detectives Documentary using reconstruction and first hand interviews to tell the stories of recently solved crimes. Crime & Investigation Network HD & Ulster TV
  • Axe The Agent? Presenter-led property series featuring people selling their homes without an estate agent. BBC1
  • Animal 24:7 Observational series following people who protect and work closely with wildlife and domestic animals. True North for BBC1
  • Michaela Strachan’s Zoo Babies Observational documentary following animal pregnancy, birth and parenting at zoos and wildlife parks. IWC Media/Five
  • The Making of a Monster Criminal psychology series featuring reconstruction, archive, interviews and studio debate. Scarlet/Crime & Investigation Network
  • Baby’s Birthday Observational reality series following women as they experience the last stages of pregnancy and birth. Turn on TV for Living 
  • Monty Panesar: Monty for England Intimate profile of the Sikh cricketer as he plays for England in his parents` homeland, India Later screened at the 2006 Spinning Wheel Film Festival, Toronto. BBC Religion & Ethics Manchester for BBC1