Series 4 Episode 4 - Sorry Pal, Wrong Number

Filming Locations

TERRY GIVES JJ A LIFT 1 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
SHIRLAND ROAD/SUTHERLAND AVENUE, W9

Location found by: jno

At the start of the episode, JJ Mooney is trying to cadge a lift with unsuspecting punters when Terry agrees to give him a lift from this location.

Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Warwick Avenue (Bakerloo Line)


TERRY GIVES JJ A LIFT 2 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
KILBURN LANE (NR BEETHOVEN STREET), W10

Location found by: nry

At 02m35s as JJ mentions the phrase "spin a yarn" with the camera on Terry's side of the car they pass this alleyway.

Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

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Closest Station: Queen's Park (Bakerloo Line)


TERRY GIVES JJ A LIFT 3 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
ROUNDABOUT ON SUTHERLAND AVENUE TOWARDS RANDOLPH AVENUE, W9

Location found by: jno

At 02m46s as JJ mentions the word "hospital" they drive around this roundabout and proceed towards Randolph Avenue opposite.

Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Maida Vale (Bakerloo Line)


TERRY GIVES JJ A LIFT 4 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
KENSAL ROAD NR COBDEN WORKING MEN'S CLUB & INSTITUTE, 170-172 KENSAL ROAD, W10

Location found by: nry

At 02m58s they pass this location.

Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

This location also features in #8.4 Three Cons Makes A Mountain.

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Closest Station: Kensal Green (Bakerloo Line/London Overground)


TERRY GIVES JJ A LIFT 5 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
RANDOLPH AVENUE/JUNCTION OF RANDOLPH CRESCENT, W9

Location found by: jno

At 03m30s, the next street they pass is Randolph Crescent where JJ asks Terry to pull over at the next betting shop.

Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Maida Vale (Bakerloo Line)


TERRY GIVES JJ A LIFT 6 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
GOLBORNE ROAD INTO ELKSTONE ROAD, KENSINGTON & CHELSEA, W10

Location found by: jno

At 05m23s, as JJ asks Terry if Arthur is still "game for a lark" they are driving along Golborne Road and turn left into Elkstone Road where JJ tells Terry he needs a partner.

Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Terry picks up J.J. in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

This same location also features in #2.2 Whose Wife Is It Anyway and #5.7 Hypnotising Rita.

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Westbourne Park (Circle/Hammersmith & City Line)


JJ LEAVES THE DORCHESTER - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
DEANERY STREET, WESTMINSTER, W1K

Location found by: jno

At 10m43s after they have left the Winchester, Terry drops JJ at the Dorchester and he walks straight through and leaves at the staff entrance at the back.

JJ escapes from The Dorchester in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' JJ escapes from The Dorchester in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Marble Arch (Central Line)


JJ'S HOSTEL - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
ST CHARLES SQUARE NR LADBROKE GROVE, W10

Location found by: Archimedes

At 11m24s, we learn where JJ is really staying. It is at a hostel at this location.

JJ's hostel in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' JJ's hostel in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Ladbroke Grove (Circle/Hammersmith & City Line)


THE PRINTERS - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
2 FORDINGLEY ROAD NR SALTRAM CRESCENT, W9

Location found by: nry

At 18m52s, Arthur and JJ are at the printers to collect their letters.

Printers in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Printers in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Maida Vale (Bakerloo Line)


BANK OF BOMBAY/COMPANIES BASE/CHISHOLM MEETS SPROTT - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
NORTH WHARF ROAD, NR PADDINGTON STATION, W2

Location found by: jno

First seen at 11m43s, Arthur uses this service to get an address for his tipping business with JJ.

Bombay Bank in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Bombay Bank in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

 At 40m09s, Chisholm arrives here to meet with Sprott. As Arthur leaves and catches a taxi we catch a glimpse of Dudley House opposite.

Bombay Bank in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Bombay Bank in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Paddington (Bakerloo/Circle/District/Hammersmith Line)


THREE TELEPHONE BOXES - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
PALMERSTON ROAD/SOUTH ACTON STATION, W3

Location found by: jno

First seen at 14m58s, this well-known scene where Arthur gets Terry to use 3 phone boxes next to Acton Green station is South Acton station. There has been major redevelopment here in recent times.

Telephone boxes in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Telephone boxes in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

The top right shot is from 2009 and shows the now demolished block of flats, just behind where Arthur is parked. On the bottom left picture, you can see interested on-lookers on the balcony.

Telephone boxes in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Telephone boxes in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: South Acton (London Overground - North London Line)


HOSPITAL - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
RAVENSCOURT PARK HOSPITAL (PREVIOUSLY 'ROYAL MASONIC HOSPITAL'), RAVENSCOURT PARK, HAMMERSMITH, W6 0TN

Location found by: Archimedes

At 31m10s, we first see the hospital where JJ has gone after heart problems. Here Terry meets Fenella - this location also features later in the episode.

Hospital in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Hospital in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Ravenscourt Park (District Line)


SPROTT CHASES ARTHUR - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
PORTLAND ROAD NR CLARENDON ROAD, W11, NOTTING HILL

Location found by: jno

At 43m19s, as Sprott arrives at The Winchester Club and Arthur sees him, Arthur promptly escapes. As he gets to the street he runs along this road, some distance away from the Winchester.

Sprott chases Arthur in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number' Sprott chases Arthur in 'Sorry Pal Wrong Number'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Holland Park (Central Line)/Latimer Road (Metropolitan & Circle Line)


Last updated : 12th February 2016 by jno

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