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Want to create an arena-sized show in a field? Tim Routledge is your man

Great article in Londons Evening Standard on my recent work Click here

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20 Questions with Tim Routledge in GQ

Tim recently featured in GQ's regular 20 questions with column - read it here:

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2019 Lighting Designer of the Year

Tim is thrilled to have won the 2019 Lighting Designer of the Year at the TPi Awards in London, this is Tim's 4th year of being nominated and second win in the past 5 years. 

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2019 TPI Awards - Shortlisted!

Tim has been shortlisted once again for the 2019 Total Production International Awards for Best Lighting Designer - will he win on February 25th??? 

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The Greatest Dancer 2019

Saturday 2nd Feb saw the first live studio show for the new BBC1 format The Greatest Dancer. Head over to the TV portfolio page to find out more about this brand new show and some great videos o...

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Sam Smith - The Thrill Of It All World Tour

The Sam Smith World Tour launches tonight in Sheffield. Creative Director - Lee Lodge Set Designer - Jason Sherwood Lighting Designer - Tim Routledge

The Sam Smith World Tou...

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Kicking Off 2018 Live on ITV1

Tim kicked off 2018 with a 1 hour live primetime studio show on ITV1 to launch the Brit Awards 2018. Featuring 5 live music performances in a specially created immersive set 360 degrees aro...

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X-Factor 2017 with TRLD

Tim Routledge is designing the new look X Factor live shows from October this year live from their new home in West London. Tim is thrilled to be designing the shows lighting again. Live from 28...

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Knight of Illuminations Double Nominee

Tim was recently double nominated for a Knight of Illumination Award in both the Concert Touring and Broadcast categories. In the Concert Touring Category he was shortlisted to the final 3 for h...

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Live from the Tower of London

On the 29th April 2017 if you were watching Channel 4 around 21:40 you might have seen a live TV advert from Tower Bridge for the new Samsung S8.

Congrats to all our team for pulling thi...

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Ball & Boe - For One Night Only

One of two of our shows on ITV this last weekend - a gorgeous set by Peter Bingemann for us to light. This was all about warmth, depth and a beautiful stage for the Ball and Boe to work their ma...

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Tims got the X Factor

Tim Routledge collaborated with Nigel Catmur to totally re-design this years X Factor Live Studio Finals. Each week Tim and Nigel alternate as Lighting Directors to create the huge number of cre...

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2016 Knight Of Illuminations Award Nomination for TRLD!

We are thrilled to be nominated for the Arena Lighting category in the Concert lightng division of this years awards! 

The judging panel for the Knight of Illumination (KOI) Awards 20...

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July 2016 - Take That play to 65,000 fans in Hyde Park

July 9th 2016, Take That played a sold out show at London's Hyde Park to 65,000 fans. Tim Routledge Lighting Design continued their relationship with the band creating a stunning lighting design...

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BBC 6 Music Festival 2016

Since the inaugural BBC 6 Music Festival in 2014 in Manchester, Tim Routledge Lighting Design has been creating the onstage look for the main stages, this 3rd year was no exception as we took to...

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Rose On The Roof

Tim Routledge Lighting Design was contacted by video design gurus, Projection Artworks, to design the lighting for a huge project on the roof of the o2. Designed to compliment the epic scale of ...

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Patt 2013 is back!

After a short absence from the market the hugely popular light designed by Tim Routledge is back and available - and this time worldwide!

One of the biggest entertainment lighting manufact...

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Summer Light Shootout is a huge success

Monday 27th July saw TRLD create their first industry event - a lighting shootout at LH2 Studios. Tired of the same old lighting exhibitions which seemed tired and falling out of favour, Tim Rou...

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Best Lighting Design nomination at the Middle East Event Awards

Tim has been nominated for Best Lighting Design at the Middle East Event Awards for his creative lighting design for Gary Barlows one off performance in Dubai at Media City. The awards will be h...

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Tim is the TPI Awards - Lighting Designer of the Year 2015

The annual gathering of the event production industry - the TPI Awards 2015 - was held at the Battersea Park Evolution venue on the 16th Feb. Tim was thrilled to be nominated and then go on to w...

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Katherine is "Home Sweet Home"

This is the 4th tour that Tim has designed for the ever popular Katherine Jenkins - this time around its a homely warm feel to the show with vintage lights, bespoke lamp lettering and a gorgeous...

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Kicking Off The 6 Nations In Style

No strangers to creating dynamic shows for opening ceremonies, we were asked by long time clients - the Millennium Stadium - to create a bespoke light show to launch the opening of the Six Natio...

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Take That - BBC Music Awards

Tim worked with creative director Kim Gavin to create a stunning visual look for Take Thats live performance on the inaugaural BBC Music Awards from Earls Court. Taking a large number of wooden ...

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Take That on Graham Norton - "These Days"

Tim supplied the creative for Take Thats performance on the Graham Norton Show - featuring some bespoke Neonflex LED triangles made for Tim by Light Initiative which were also used on the bands ...

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TRLD 2015 Showreel launched

We have an up to date showreel updated for January 2015, we hope you enjoy, feel free to share and embed.

The reel will be updated every 6 months with all our latest productions. Many than...

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Chelsea F.C. Lights The Way

Tim Routledge Lighting Design have been working alongside Philips Lighting and Chelsea Football Club to demonstrate their unique lighting system that has taken flood lighting to a totally new...

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Christmas Carol Spectacular at Wembley Arena

Tim Routledge Lighting Design created the lighting for a major christmas carol concert at Wembley Arena all timecoded and programmed offline due to limited time onsite. TRLD have worked with Hil...

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Tim Shortlisted for Lighting Designer of the Year

Tim is thrilled to be shortlisted as Lighting Designer of the Year ...

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Rushing for Russian TV Shoot

On Tuesday 21st October 2014, one of Russia's most successful singers held her first concert at the Royal Albert Hall. Just 3 working days previous, we had been asked to turn the show into a liv...

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Gary Barlow Live In Dubai

In the blistering Dubai heat, Gary Barlow performed to thousands outdoors at the Media City Ampitheatre with the last performance of the Since I Saw You Last Tour. An amazing show ...

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Welcome to the new website and portfolio of Tim Routledge Lighting Design. We hope you like the new site, which will be constantly updated with everything we are up to!

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Mr Blue Sky

An amazing opportunity to work with one of the UK's number one artistes after a long hiatus was to design the first Jeff Lynne ELO show in over 25 years.

Live on BBC television and online ...

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Tom Young joins TRLD!

Tim is thrilled that Tom Young is joining TRLD full-time this autumn. Tom has been working alongside the company for 18 months on a range of projects and will now be a full-time design assistant...

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Ryder Cup Tees Off At The Hydro

The Ryder Cup 2014 got off to a cracking start at the SECC Hydro in Glasgow and Tim's second opening ceremony in the city in under 2 months! Featuring a number of music acts, ballet and orchestr...

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