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**
THE PRISONER AND DANGER MAN LOCATIONS TOURS WEEKEND
15th September 2017
"Danger Man - Colony Three" locations tour
11.00am abeside Platform 9 of King's Cross Station for 11.30am train to Hatfield
to visit location sites used in the 'Danger Man' episode 'Colony Three'. Afterwards,
back to Central London for social drinks in pub.
16th September 2017
Borehamwood 'The Prisoner' locations tour
at 11.30am at Elstree + Borehamwood Rail Rail Station for an Elstree town tour
(including remaining 'The Prisoner' locations seen in 'The Girl Who Was Death'
locations) plus a look at the remains of the old MGM Studios (where 'The Prisoner'
was made). Ending up in either Mops+Brooms pub (itself a location) or at the
Toby Carvery (on site of 'Harmony' location).
17th 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.......
17th SEPTEMBER 2017
"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.
18th September 2017
"The Prisoner" picnic and Polotska visit
Meet at 11.00
Waterloo Main Line Rail Stn (outside Foyles bookshop). Visit to Teddington for
a picnic (bring your own food+drink)!! to look at the Breda, AKA MS Polotska
from 'The Prisoner', which is berthed there.
FESTIVAL NUMBER SIX
The 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
''Fall In - The Prisoner at 50' is the official title of NETWORK's 50th anniversary event in Portmeirion on Friday 29th September 2017, and tickets are now on sale!
The event will include guest Q&As with cast and crew from the series, a premiere of 'In My Mind', a new feature-length documentary, 35mm screenings of episodes, and much more.
Tickets are strictly limited in number and are priced at £135 which includes free entry into all the events throughout the village, including all the screenings and Q&As, *plus* a free deluxe box set of 'The Prisoner' being launched at the event, which includes a wealth of new and unseen material.
The new box set also includes a 6-CD soundtrack set, comprising all the specially composed music *and* Chappell library music in one set for the first time.
Click HERE for more details on the event, and set, from NETWORK's website.
29th 2017 - October 1st 2017 THE PRISONER CON 2017
Seattle, USA event has been CANCELLED. Details HERE.
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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