Confessions of a Pop Performer

Date: 1975
Director: Norman Cohen
Production Company: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Stars: Robin Askwith, Anthony Booth, Jill Gascoigne, Doris Hare, Bob Todd, Ian Lavender
Location(s): Hertfordshire, London

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Timmy and his brother pack in their window cleaning job enter the pop music business by promoting the band Kipper.

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In this film somewhere . . .

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. . . . the pair suggest that they are in South London.

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Martin McNally advises that this is Salisbury Road, Barnet in North London.

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Salisbury Road in Barnet identified by Martin.

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Martin McNally recognised Salisbury Road, Barnet, once in Middlesex.

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One last shot of Salisbury Road, Barnet. Location found by Martin McNally.

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Furzhill Rd., Borehamwood, Herts. Richard Byerley says.

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same as 007.

The Red Lion pub at the bottom end of Borehamwood High Street.

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Now. Macdonalds roundabout, B5378 (end of Borehamwood High Street).

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These shops, maybe Borehamwood?

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These 1930's roads and

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bay windowed Bayko building set houses

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A council estate, somewhere.

Stretton Way, Borehamwood.

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Now. Stretton Way, Borehamwood.

Stretton Way, Borehamwood. Info from the guvnor of Hellen's Snacks (opposite the old Elstree Studios) - local historian - and good bacon sarneys!

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The riverside walkway between Stretton Way and Allerton Road, Borehamwood.

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Back of Streeton Way, off Allerton Road.

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Same place but on the frosty morning when I was there, the girls, alas, had their clothes on.

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Allerton Road. Same houses and little bridge as cp016.

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Emerald Court, Aycliffe Road from Leeming Road, Borehamwood.

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Leeming Road

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Is this Leeming Road as well?

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Yes says Martin, this IS Leeming Road, but they now park differently according to this GoogleMapsView. (RL)

Leeming Road again, the Co-op.

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The Civic Hall, Borehamwood, now gone/replaced.

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Probably near the Civic Hall and now long gone.

Manor Way, Borehamwood/Elstree, Hertfordshire.

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Again Manor Way.

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And again.

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The High Street in Borehamwood? High Street, Watford, see Capture 30. (RL)

doesn't have a bend in it.

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No, but High Street, Watford does as revealed by Martin Snow with the support of GoogleMapView. (RL)

That shouldn't be too hard, I thought, but I couldn't find it.

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Well, Martin Snow has found it, High Street, Watford with 'Bejam' now a restaurant and the door to the right the entrance to accommodation above. Supported by GoogleMapsView. (RL)

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The, now gone, Civic Centre.

175-179, High Street, Borehamwood.

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169-177, High Street, Borehamwood.

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High Street, Borehamwood, and was this road also used for Confessions of a Window Cleaner?

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