Media Work

Emma acts and has been featured as a specialist historical consultant for radio and television.


Recent & Forthcoming Work


BBC Radio Tees: Emma was invited to discuss her work on historic properties to John Foster's radio show. Her interview aired on Friday 17th January, between 2 and 3pm. Listen to the full interview here.

BBC Radio York: The services offered by Emma J. Wells Heritage Consultancy, largely House History research, have been noticed by the local press and Emma is scheduled to speak to the station in 2016. More details will follow as soon as they are announced.

BBC: Invited specialist on subject of medieval pilgrimage for BBC1 documentary From the Dales to the Sea: Regional Histories (presented by Helen Skelton) in conjunction with the BBC series ‘The Great British Story – A People’s History’, written and presented by Michael Wood.

BBC: Historic Researcher/Advisor for Royal Progress episode of ‘Britain’s Lost Routes’ (presented by Griff Rhys Jones, appearance from Dr Suzannah Lipscomb).

Channel 4 (Videotext Communications Ltd): Historic Researcher/Advisor for Chapel of Secrets, Beadnell episode of Time Team (series 19).

British Museum Treasures of Heaven Exhibition: On invitation of Curator, advised/contributed to section on the competition between the medieval cults of Sts Cuthbert and Becket, for 2011 exhibit ‘Treasures of Heaven: Saints, Relics, and Devotion in Medieval Europe’. 



For all media enquiries, initial contact should be made to Dr Wells to discuss requirements.