TV star wowed by Manx heritage

Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen

Island impresses LLB

TV makeover guru Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen says he's 'been spoilt' filming here for a new series.

The designer's latest venture Laurence of Suburbia will see him visiting drab homes in need of a refresh - before showing off the results to a live audience in a mobile studio.

A number of Island residences have already been revamped and the live filming took place last night (Friday) in the Villa Marina gardens.

It's set to air on our screens later in the year.

Laurence told Manx Radio he's been especially impressed by the Island's rich design heritage:

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