POPULAR TV Show Sex education has recently returned to our screens, and many people will have spotted a familiar spot or two in the background.
The hit show, which airs on Netflix, has been filmed across South Wales and surrounding areas.
The border areas around the Wye Valley have been the show’s primary filming location throughout its first three seasons, but they’re not the only ones.
Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan and Gwent also got in on the action, with one of the main locations a short distance from Newport itself.
The scenes set at Moordale High School were filmed on the former University of South Wales campus in Caerleon – a sight familiar to many.
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But, while some of the most recognizable and widely publicized places are well known in the region, a few sites have gone a bit under the radar.
It can also be for various reasons.
Maybe the site was only used for a few scenes.
Or, he might not have been recognizable enough to register on the show’s fan radar.
Fortunately, home insurance company money.co.uk has compiled a list of the most and least hidden filming locations.
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The most hidden filming locations in sex education
It should be noted that the study used the number of hashtags used by Instagram users to determine the popularity of a location.
With that in mind, larger places are likely to be considered more popular, in terms of volume.
It may not be an exact science, but it does provide insight into some of the lesser-known places.
Below you can see the most hidden locations.
1: Sterrett Caravan Park, Symonds Yat
2: Bargain Woods, Monmouthshire
3: Browns Village stores, Llandogo
4: Hawthorne Trenches, Elham
5: Shorncliffe, Folkestone and Hythe Military Cemetery
6: Redbrook Bridge, Monmouthshire / Gloucestershire
7: Fedw Woods, Monmouthshire
8: Brockweir Bridge, Monmouthshire / Gloucestershire
9: Caerleon Campus, University of South Wales, Newport
10: St Briavels Castle, Forest of Dean
The most popular filming locations
After seeing some of the less popular places, you can now see the opposite – places that fans have visited by the thousands.
1: Folkestone, Kent
2: Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire
3: Monmouth, Wales
4: Wye Valley, Welsh-English border
5: Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
6: Margam National Park, Port Talbot
7: Symonds Yat, Herefordshire
8: Old Tintern Railway, Chepstow
9: Harbor Arm, Folkestone
10: Mallard Pike, Gloucestershire