Section 5 Licensed Armourers
History in the Making Ltd are Registered Firearms Dealers for the film, television and theatre industry, approved by the UK Home Office for Section 5 Prohibited Firearms, approved firearms contractors for the BBC and full members of the Gun Trade Association.
We have a large stock of live-firing and replica weapons, full-size cannons, swords and daggers (both practical and prop). Due to the large demand for our Film Armourer services we have created a new division, Rent-a-Gun providing firearms from all periods of history, ammunition, accessories and fully licensed and insured Armourers.
- Outnumbered Christmas Special- Hat Trick Production, BBC Television
- SAS- Ben Macintyre Documentary - BBC Television
- D-Day- The Last Heroes- BBC Television
Costume Design and Wardrobe Services
At History in the Making, we have a very experienced Costume Design service. Our in house designers will assemble individual costumes to order or manage a productions complete costume requirements. Working within our own studio space or transporting costume and working on location. We can also offer a full fitting and alteration service.
- Outnumbered - Christmas Special 2016 - Hat Trick Productions
- 1066 - Dan Snow - BBC Television
- Battleground-Art of War - Waterloo- TV series
- Life and Death in Rome - TV series
We have had many years experience of working in the production design department for Film and Television projects. We can offer a full Production Design Service using our own property and crew, many of whom work full time for History in the Making Ltd. Our services include
- Production designer
- Art Director
- Set Construction
- Set Decorator
- Props Master
- Standby props
History in the Making Ltd have a full range of swords, daggers and all other types of edged weapons for hire. We have both Costume/prop swords plus we have our world famous range of stunt/practical swords made in house by our Rent-A-Sword department.
We manufacture our own range of swords and can supply both swords stock and our own sword master to supervise the use and management of swords on set.
- Dan Snow - 1066. BBC Television
- Black Sails - Starz / Platinum Dunes
- Hollow Crown - Neal Street Productions - BBC Television