Series 9 Episode 3 - Uneasy Rider

Filming Locations

RAY TRIES TO RUSTLE UP SOME BUSINESS 1 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
PARKER STREET, NR NEW LONDON THEATRE, DRURY LANE, WC2B 5PH

Location found by: nry

At 09m30s, Ray leaves these premises attempting to sell the idea of the 'Daley Post' to local businesses. This is the first of four sequences of Ray out and about looking for business.

Ray rustles up some business in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray rustles up some business in 'Uneasy Rider'

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Closest Station: Covent Garden (Piccadilly Line)/Holborn (Piccadilly/Central Line)


RAY TRIES TO RUSTLE UP SOME BUSINESS 2 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
MOOR STREET/VIEW OF 'THE PRINCE EDWARD THEATRE' ON OLD COMPTON STREET, W1

Location found by: jno

At 09m41s, an out of luck Ray leaves a Crêperie here. On the right of the shot from the episode the 'To' and 'S' signify performer Tommy Steele who was starring in 'Some Like It Hot' at the Prince Edward Theatre between March and June 1992.

Ray rustles up some business in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray rustles up some business in 'Uneasy Rider'

This location also features in #2.4 A Lot Of Bull And A Pat On The Back.

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Closest Station: Leicester Square (Piccadilly/Northern Line)


RAY TRIES TO RUSTLE UP SOME BUSINESS 3 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
THE PALACE THEATRE, SHAFTESBURY AVENUE/CAMBRIDGE CIRCUS/WEST STREET, WC2

Location found by: nry

At 09m45s in the third shot, Ray crosses the street from West Street towards 'The Palace Theatre' with 'The Marquis Of Granby' pub (on West Street) seen in the background.

Ray rustles up some business in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray rustles up some business in 'Uneasy Rider'

This location also features in #2.4 A Lot Of Bull And A Pat On The Back and #10.6 All Quiet On The West End Front.

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Leicester Square (Piccadilly/Northern Line)


RAY TRIES TO RUSTLE UP SOME BUSINESS 4 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
TOR PETTERSEN & PARTNERS, 56 GREEK STREET, W1D 3DU

Location found by: jno

At 09m51s in the final shot of the sequence, Ray leaves this business again without much luck.

Ray rustles up some business in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray rustles up some business in 'Uneasy Rider'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Tottenham Court Road (Central Line/Northern Line)


LAURA KAYE MODELS - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
29 CHELSEA WHARF, NR 15 LOTS ROAD, SW10 0RJ

Location found by: nry

At 11m07s, Ray is seen approaching the Laura Kay modelling agency passing the 'Dynasty II' restaurant. As he enters there is a shot of the old Hovis flour mill and Selworthy House on the bank of the Thames.

Ray visits Laura Kay in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray visits Laura Kay in 'Uneasy Rider'

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


RAY'S FLAT - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
ALFRED ROAD, EALING, W3

Location identified by: MJ

At 17m11s, Ray and Susie arrive back at his flat where Ray discovers Arthur has turned it into a storage facility.

Ray's Flat in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray's Flat in 'Uneasy Rider'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Acton Central (North London Line between South Acton & Willesden Junction)


RAY CHECKS OUT THE CONTACTS 1 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
COVENT GARDEN/NEAL STREET, WC2

Location found by: nry

At 20m20s, Ray goes to this location, the first of several locations around Covent Garden, to check a contact given to Arthur by the Warnock brothers.

Ray's checks out some contacts in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray's checks out some contacts in 'Uneasy Rider'

The first contact Ray checks on is in Neal Street, alongside where 'Marks & Spencer' is now located. The window is now a doorway.

Ray's checks out some contacts in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray's checks out some contacts in 'Uneasy Rider'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Covent Garden (Piccadilly Line)


RAY CHECKS OUT THE CONTACTS 2 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
LE PALAIS DU JARDIN, 136/137 LONG ACRE, COVENT GARDEN, WC2

Location found by: nry

At 22m39s, Ray goes here and asks some workmen outside 136 Long Acre about another so-called contact.

Ray's checks out some contacts in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray's checks out some contacts in 'Uneasy Rider'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Leicester Square (Piccadilly/Northern Line)/Covent Garden (Piccadilly Line)


RAY CHECKS OUT THE CONTACTS 3 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
59 DRURY LANE/CORNER OF DRYDEN STREET, WC2

Location found by: nry

At 23m11s, Ray is seen at a 'Herald Tribune' newsagents, located next door to an 'Anello & Davide' shop - who made boots for The Beatles.

Ray's checks out some contacts in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray's checks out some contacts in 'Uneasy Rider'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Covent Garden (Piccadilly Line)/Holborn (Piccadilly/Central Line)


RAY SETS UP THE WARNOCKS 1 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
OFF GORST ROAD/TOWARDS SUNBEAM ROAD, BUSH INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PARK ROYAL, EALING, NW10

Location found by: nry

At 38m08s, Ray and Rabbit drive along this short lane that connects Gorst Road to Sunbeam Road towards the Warnocks' pick up point - all close to Arthur's lockup.

Ray sets up the Warnocks in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray sets up the Warnocks in 'Uneasy Rider'

As Rabbit tells Ray to bang a right past some pallets, they drive towards the junction with Cullen Way with a metal staircase on the right.

Ray sets up the Warnocks in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray sets up the Warnocks in 'Uneasy Rider'

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


RAY SETS UP THE WARNOCKS 2/US 2 U MAIL ORDER - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
CULLEN WAY, BUSH INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PARK ROYAL, EALING, NW10

Location found by: nry

At 38m24s, as described by Rabbit, they turn right from Sunbeam Road into Cullen Way.

Ray sets up the Warnocks in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray sets up the Warnocks in 'Uneasy Rider'

At 39 minutes we see the US 2 U Mail Order company - it is here that Big Malc collects the Warnocks' dodgy gear and unwittingly delivers it to Morley.

Ray sets up the Warnocks in 'Uneasy Rider' Ray sets up the Warnocks in 'Uneasy Rider'

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


THE WARNOCK BROTHERS 'RKW' COURIERS OFFICE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
7-11 MINERVA ROAD, PARK ROYAL ESTATE, EALING, NW10

Location identified by: MR

At 39m09s, Ralphy Warnock takes a call from Ray here. Look carefully out of the window to see the building directly behind this one for a match.

RKW Couriers in 'Uneasy Rider' RKW Couriers in 'Uneasy Rider'

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


MORLEY GETS A DELIVERY/POLICE STATION - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
PRIORY COMMUNITY CENTRE, 387 ACTON LANE, W3 8

Location found by: Swainy

At 41m46s Arthur arrives at the police station to watch Big Malc hand over the Warnocks' dodgy gear to Morley.

Police station in 'Uneasy Rider' Police station in 'Uneasy Rider'

Arthur parks opposite the police station on Acton Lane near the junction with Neville Close.

Police station in 'Uneasy Rider' Police station in 'Uneasy Rider'

This location features throughout all three series of The Ray Daley Years.

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Closest Station: Acton Central (Overground)


Last updated : 3rd March 2016 by jno

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