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**Please note that no events listed on this page require any sort of membership fees to any organisation to attend**

Reviews of previous events HERE.

 

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October 14th-17th 2021
2021 PRISONER WEEKEND OF EVENTS

 

Thursday October 14th 2021 - 6.30pm-11.00pm
Informal Pub Meet-up for Prisoner fans

A chance to have an informal meet-up with 'Prisoner' fans. From 6.30pm-closing, organiser Dave Lally of the London Prisoner Group will have a PennyFarthing Logo with him for easy identification. Writes Dave: Venue: "Crown" pub -New Oxford St WC1 - beside the famous Umbrella Shop and opp Giotto Italian Restaurant [ Tube: Tottenham Court Rd- Probably outside tables (at back) if still nice, otherwise inside upstairs (comfy chairs).  Good beers (Samuel Smith)/hot basic food (eg chips etc) available.

Friday October 15th 2021 (morning)
Borehamwood's The Prisoner + Film Heritage locations walkabout tour

Dave Lally is your tour host for a tour of the film heritage locations of Borehamwood. Includes 'Prisoner' locations from 'The Girl Who Was Death', and lots of ITC, film and TV history locations along the way from 'The British Hollywood'. Free to attend, all are welcome whatever the weather. Distance approx 3 miles.

Tour begins sharp at 10.30 at Elstree & Borehamwood Station. Tour ends at The Toby Carvery (which itself stands on the location of 'Harmony'), Studio Way, at which point there will be an opportunity for lunch and drinks. Then, the tour links up with....

Friday October 15th 2021 (afternoon)
MGM Boreham Wood former studio locations walkabout tour

Starting at The Toby Carvery, Studio Way, Borehamwood at 2.30pm, Local and MGM expert Kieran McAleer is your tour host for a tour of the former site of MGM Studios, Borehamwood. Whilst the studios are no longer standing, some clues, pathways, and landmarks remain and Kieran's tour is both fascinating and entertaining (and free of charge, all are welcome, whatever the weather the tour goes ahead). The tour includes several 'Prisoner' locations and countless film and TV places of interest (including Quatermass, UFO, and others). Tour ends at the 'Prisoner' location The Mops and Brooms pub for after-walk drinks. Walk covers approx 3 miles so wear comfortable shoes.

Saturday October 16th 2021
'Danger Man' episode 'Colony Three' locations walkabout tour

Dave Lally is your tour host for a small tour of the Hatfield locations for the classic 'Danger Man' episode 'Colony Three' (also taking in some other locations nearby, including one from the series 'UFO').

Meeting point is Queensbury Tube Station (Jubilee Line) at 11.00am, bus from there to Hatfield locations.

Sunday October 17th 2021 (morning)
"Danger Man" London locations walkabout tour

Meeting at Victoria British Rail Station (outside the Burger King near to Platforms 1-7) at 10.45am. Have a Travelcard valid for at least Zones 1 and 2, as there are three bus journeys involved, 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 brief stop for lunch it's then on to.......

Sunday October 17th 2021 (afternoon)
"The Prisoner" London locations walkabout tour

The 2nd of 2020'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, including the resignation corridor, underground car park, and other locations from the opening sequence, "Many Happy Returns", "Do Not Forsake" and "Fall Out", culminating in Number Six's London home. Free to attend. Optional visit to nearby Pizza Express 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.

PLEASE NOTE - TO PROTECT YOURSELVES AND OTHERS, THE WEARING OF FACE COVERINGS WILL BE REQUIRED FOR THE INDOOR CAR PARK LOCATIONS DURING THE TOURS. MASK WEARING IS ALSO COMPULSORY ON TFL TRANSPORT. SOCIAL DISTANCING SHOULD ALSO BE APPLIED AT ALL TIMES DURING THE TOURS. ALTHOUGH THE TOURS ARE FREE TO ATTEND AND IN (MOSTLY) PUBLIC SPACES, PEOPLE IN VULNERABLE RISK CATEGORIES WILL BE ATTENDING SO ORGANISER DAVE LALLY RESPECTFULLY ASKS THAT COVID GUIDANCE BE RESPECTED DURING HIS TOURS AND THAT ATTENDEES BE COVID-VACCINATED (OR EXEMPT FOR VALID REASONS).

A large set of guidance and travel notes can be found, written by Dave Lally, HERE.

PLEASE NOTE - LESLIE GLEN'S MIND MASH EVENT, OCTOBER 2021, HAS BEEN MOVED TO APRIL 2022!

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TBC AUTUMN 2021
VIRTUAL CON 2021

Following the success of the first two virtual conventions for 'The Prisoner' (see main news page), TUW is pleased to confirm that 'Virtual Con 2021' has been confirmed for later this year!

The event is run independently of any website or group (other than its own) and is inviting 'Prisoner' fans to submit content for the event. The first two Virtual Cons were a great success, with countless 'Prisoner' fans flooding the youtube channel to watch videos, slideshows, interviews, and much more.

TUW, as with the first two events, will be submitting exclusive items to the event, and you can do so too by visiting the appropriate website!

Update: New website for VirtualCon is HERE.

Be Virtually Seeing You?

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April 2022

PRISONER WEEKEND OF EVENTS

Hopefully to include London location tours and the return of Leslie Glen's Mind Mash, with special guests! Details TBC.

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A Sunday in April 2022
(morning)
"Danger Man" London locations walkabout tour

Meeting at Victoria British Rail Station (outside the 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.......

A Sunday in April 2022 (afternoon)
"The Prisoner" London locations walkabout tour

The 2nd of 2020'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, including the resignation corridor, underground car park, and other locations from the opening sequence, "Many Happy Returns", "Do Not Forsake" and "Fall Out", culminating in Number Six's London home. Free to attend. Optional visit to nearby Pizza Express 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.

 

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PLEASE 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 those conducted by Dave Lally and Kieran McAleer, which remain free to attend. Their tours 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 and Kieran's tours FREE OF CHARGE**

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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 TUW ! TUW 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 who use licensed material wthout permission.

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