Series 9 Episode 7 - How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring

Filming Locations

FAT ALF'S CAFE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
RIVERSIDE CAFE, COLNBROOK BYPASS, COLNBROOK, SLOUGH, BERKSHIRE, SL3 0EH

Location found by: jno

At 02m27s, Arthur visits Fat Alf's cafe, to discuss Alf's kitchen problems.

Fat Alf's Cafe in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Fat Alf's Cafe in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

This location is also seen in an episode of 'The Sweeney' called 'Nightmare'.

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Heathrow Terminal 5


J.S.AUTOS - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
BERESFORD ROAD, SOUTHALL, UB1 1NL

Location found by: Archimedes

At 05m30s, Arthur visits Lenny here to see if he wants any more air fresheners or car alarms.

J.S. Autos in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' J.S. Autos in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Southall


FARAWAY TRAVEL AGENT - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
33 BOND STREET, EALING, W5

Location found by: nry

At 12m15s, Arthur goes here to find out about a cruise. Watch carefully as you see an early 'Ryan Air' notice here.

Faraway Travel in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Faraway Travel in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

The street also features in #9.1 I'll Never Forget Whats'ername, #9.8 The Roof Of All Evil and #10.10 The Long Good Thursday

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


BECHERS SHOWS PETE WHICH HOUSE TO BURGLE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
WOODFIELD ROAD, W5 1SL

Location found by: nry

At 21m35s, Greg 'Bechers' Brook takes burglar Pete here to tell him which house to burgle on Woodfield Road.

Burglary Location in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Burglary Location in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

As Bechers tells Pete not to stare, we catch a glimpse of Stanley Court behind them.

Burglary Location in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Burglary Location in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

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


BERT'S ALLOTMENT/BERT TAKES ARTHUR FISHING - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
ALLOTMENT & CANAL NR BLAIR PEACH PRIMARY SCHOOL, BEACONSFIELD ROAD/BANKSIDE, SOUTHALL, UB1 1DR

Location found by: nry

At 22m12s, Arthur goes here to tell Bert that his retirement has inspired Ray to do better than even Arthur himself had expected.

Bert's Allotment in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Bert's Allotment in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

At 23m28s, Bert tells Arthur that when someone retires they need a hobby like fishing as they are seen sitting alongside the Grand Union Canal.

Bert takes Arthur fishing in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Bert takes Arthur fishing in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Southall


ARTHUR TAKES BERT OUT - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
WOBURN ABBEY, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK17 9WA

Location found by: harryshand

At 32m33s, Bert tells Arthur he knows exactly what he needs as he drives him to Woburn Abbey.

Bert takes Arthur out in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Bert takes Arthur out in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

At 34m54s, Arthur and Bert have made it to the maze, with a Chinese Pavilion in the centre, also at this location.

Bert takes Arthur out in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Bert takes Arthur out in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Flitwick (First Capital Connect)


MONTY HUGHES OFFICE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
16-18 NEW BROADWAY, EALING, W5 5AW

Location found by: nry

At 41m30s we see a view from Monty Hughes office. This is 25-27 New Broadway, situated around the corner from the travel agency on Bond Street that featured earlier in the episode.

Monty Hughes' Office in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Monty Hughes' Office in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

This location is very close to the office location that features in #5.7 Hypnotising Rita

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


ARTHUR CALLS SMILER - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
COLNBROOK BYPASS, COLNBROOK, SLOUGH, BERKSHIRE, SL3 0EH

Location found by: nry

At 42m17s after leaving Monty Hughes, Arthur & Ray are in the car here where Arthur calls Smiler for help regarding the jewellery. This leads them to Delilah.

Arthur calls Smiler in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Arthur calls Smiler in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk or Google Street View (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Heathrow Terminal 5


DELILAH'S HOUSE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
CASTLEBAR HILL, EALING W5 1TA

Location found by: nry

At 43m22s Ray takes Arthur to see old flame Delilah - Arthur's only hope of finding out who is fencing the gear. As Arthur leaves the following morning we see a house number '11' at the bottom left of the picture.

Delilah's House in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Delilah's House in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

This location is very near to the Woodfield Road location above.

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


RAY DROPS THE GOODS & LEAVES BECHERS' PLACE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
GORST ROAD, NR CHASE ROAD, BUSH INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PARK ROYAL, EALING, NW10

Location found by: nry

At 47m55s, Ray leaves Bechers' place and heads for the main road where he sees a police car approaching.

Ray leaves Beechers' Place in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring' Ray leaves Beechers' Place in 'How To Succeed In Business Without Really Retiring'

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


Last updated : 3rd March 2016 by jno

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