FORTHCOMING PRISONER EVENTS
more fun to come!"
Death, "The Girl Who Was Death"
**Please note that no events listed on this page require any sort of membership fees to any organisation to attend**
MAY 20TH 2017
LAUNCH EVENT FOR EVERYMAN
To celebrate the release of the new graphic novel and audio drama CD of 'Everyman - A Celebration of Patrick McGoohan and The Prisoner', a special launch event will be taking place on Saturday 20th March at Sandbar, Manchester!
Writer and actor Brian Gorman will be on hand to sign copies of both the book and audio CD, as well as his previous work 'Borderliners - True Realities', as well as chat about his forthcoming 'One Man Bond' project!
To read the full press release regarding the event, click HERE. If you are unable to attend but would still like a copy of the graphic novel and/or Audio CD of 'Everyman', these can be purchased HERE.
JUNE 3RD 2017
LAUNCH OF FENELLA FIELDING MEMOIRS
'Do You Mind If I Smoke' is the title of a new 5-CD set of audio memoirs of actress Fenella Fielding, who of course provided the voice of the village announcer in 'The Prisoner' (as well as appearing in 'Danger Man' and countless films and TV shows over the years, most recently 'Skins' in 2012 and most famously 'Carry On Screaming').
The launch of these memoirs is taking place on Saturday June 3rd at the Phoenix Arts Club in London at 2.15pm, where Fenella will be on hand to sign copies and provide readings.
For tickets, visit https://ticketsource.co.uk/event/150607
- SEPTEMBER 2017 (morning)
"Danger Man" London locations walkabout tour
Victoria British Rail Station (outside Burger King near to Platforms 1-7) at
10.45am. Have a Travelcard valid for at least Zones 1 and 2, and the tour visits;
(1) Danger Man opening location site ("every government has its secret service branch...."),
(2) Danger Man - home of John Drake.
(3) Several other locations from the 'Danger Man' episodes 'Fair Exchange' and 'Don't Nail Him Yet'.
5 ) Several other buildings with Prisoner, Portmeirion, and Cult TV connections (such as Simon Templar's home from 'Return of the Saint').
Event is free to attend other than your travelcard. After a stop for lunch it's then on to.......
- SEPTEMBER 2017 (afternoon)
"The Prisoner" London locations walkabout tour
The 1st of 2017's twice-yearly London locations walking tours. Commences at 2.00pm underneath Marble Arch and continues on foot for approx 3.5 miles taking in over 20 different "Prisoner" locations, culminating in Number Six's London home. Free to attend. Optional visit to pizza or similar restaurant for tea then follows at approx 5.30pm. Event goes ahead regardless of weather so come prepared. Any queries, click HERE and send an email. Reviews of previous walks HERE.
FESTIVAL NUMBER SIX
tThe sixth annual music and arts festival takes place in the grounds of Portmeirion, headline acts include the award winning 'Rag n Bone Man' and 'The Flaming Lips'. Event is strictly by ticket only, please visit Festival Number 6 for details.
2017 - Date TBC
MGM Borehamwood Sites Location Tour
Members of the "MGM Borehamwood Memories" Facebook group will meet up in Elstree for their yearly look around the former site of the MGM studios (where The Prisoner was largely filmed).
Whilst the studios and sites have been demolished, it's a fascinating look around what now stands on the "Hollywood of Britain" and again the tour will be headed by MGM expert Kieran McAleer. Meet time is 1.00pm at the Toby Carvery (Travelodge) in Studio Way, Borehamwood.
Prior to this, Dave Lally will be operating a quick additional tour of some locations, meeting at Elstree and Borehamwood station at 11.00am.
This tour is free to attend, no membership to any organisation is required.
September 29th 2017
THE PRISONER - THE OFFICIAL UK 50TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT
Hosted by NETWORK at The Hotel Portmeirion
September 29th 2017 will mark the 50th anniversary of the UK premiere of 'The
Prisoner', and, as announced several months ago, NETWORK will be hosting a very
special event in Portmeirion itself on that date.
As part of the day’s celebrations, the event will also launch a special new edition of the DVD and BluRay sets, which will include a wealth of new and previously unseen material.
Further details, and limited tickets, will be made available nearer the time, so watch this space for more announcements throughout the coming months.
29th 2017 - October 1st 2017
THE PRISONER CON 2017
A weekend of special events, including special guests, discussions, and screenings. Officially sanctioned by ITV Studios, more details can be found on the event website: www.ThePrisonerCon2017.com
NOTE: The Prisoner Mind Mash is a bi-annual event organised by Leslie Glen,
independent of The Unmutual Website. Dave Lally's tour events are run by him
and not by The Unmutual Website.
None of the above tour events requires any fee to attend unless stated (other than your own pay-as-you-go expenses such as travel or food), nor membership of any group or club. Prior booking is not required, just turn up and have fun! Events go ahead regardless of weather. Event organiser/host Dave Lally's T&Cs for location tour events are HERE.
**Please note: TUW has received emails regarding other "tours" taking place from time to time in which a membership (costing nearly £30) is required. TUW would like to make clear that this website is not involved with any "Prisoner" tour events other than Dave Lally's, which remain free to attend. He has been conducting these tours for over 25 years, and they remain unrivalled in terms of popularity and expertise. TUW does not wish to be associated with other tours which require payment and/or membership fees to attend. ALL "Prisoner" fans are welcome to attend Dave's tours FREE OF CHARGE**
LOCAL GROUP MEETINGS
Local Prisoner Groups are also active within the UK, usually meeting on a monthly basis. Visit the Local Groups page for more info.
For details of previous events, check out the News Archive and Reviews pages.
If you're organizing a Prisoner event, or are working on a new Prisoner book, or indeed are involved with anything connected with the series, please contact us! We will be happy to promote your project for FREE. The only condition is that such a project must not be connected to or financed by any fan club or society or use licensed material wthout permission.
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