Series 10 Episode 3 - All Things Brighton Beautiful

Filming Locations

BETTY (DAVE SISTER'S) HOUSE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
MOUNT PARK CRESCENT/MOUNT PARK ROAD, W5

Location found by: nry

At the start of this episode Arthur goes here to take a look at Dave's brother-in-law's caravan.

Betty's house in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Betty's house in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

At 13m33s, Arthur & Ray bring Sidney here and take Sidney to Brighton in the caravan, driving along Mount Park Crescent.

Betty's house in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Betty's house in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

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


BERNIE 'THE BOSH' GETS RELEASED FROM PRISON - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
HMP/YOI READING, FORBURY RD, READING, BERKSHIRE, RG1 3HY

Location found by: nry

At 11m03s, Bernie 'The Bosh' is seen leaving prison.

Bernie 'The Bosh' leaves prison in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Bernie 'The Bosh' leaves prison in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Reading


SIDNEY'S MOTHER-IN-LAW'S HOUSE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
MOUNT PARK CRESCENT, W5

Location found by: nry

At 13m15s, Sidney's wife Sadie arrives at her mother's house (number 43) by taxi which is only a few doors away from her own house mentioned below.

Sadie's mother's house in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Sadie's mother's house in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

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


TRAFFIC LIGHT STOP/POLICE STOP - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno & TRL
TRANSPORT RESEARCH LABORATORY (TRL), CROWTHORNE HOUSE, NINE MILE RIDE, WOKINGHAM, BERKSHIRE RG40 3GA

Location found by: nry

At 16m05s, Arthur and Ray stop suddenly here after Arthur sees a red traffic light.

Traffic Light Stop in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Traffic Light Stop in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

The same location features at 17m48s as the police see Sidney hanging from the window of the caravan.

Police Stop in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Police Stop in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

The police then proceed to pull them over. More information on this location can be found on the TRL website here (opens new window).

Police Stop in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Police Stop in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Wokingham (North Downs Line/South West Trains)


MOTORWAY/EN ROUTE TO BRIGHTON - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
A1(M) BARNET BY-PASS NR HOLMSHILL LANE/GALLEY LANE, BOREHAMWOOD, HERTFORDSHIRE, EN5 4RA

Location found by: Archimedes

At 16m49s, the Volvo and caravan are seen driving at this location, with a camera clearly positioned on the footbridge near Holmshill Lane.

Driving to Brighton in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Driving to Brighton in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

During this scene Ray asks Arthur if Dave is aware that he has borrowed the caravan. Arthur replies that Dave is not in the frame and this is a private arrangement.

Driving to Brighton in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Driving to Brighton in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Elstree & Borehamwood (Midland Main Lane)


SIDNEY'S WAREHOUSE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
GORST ROAD, BUSH INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PARK ROYAL, EALING, NW10

Location found by: nry

At 19m40s, Bernie 'The Bosh' visits Sidney's warehouse, located on the same estate as Arthur's lockup.

Bernie visits Sidney's warehouse in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Bernie visits Sidney's warehouse in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

This location also features in #9.2 No Way To Treat A Daley.

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


MOTORWAY SERVICES - THEN & NOW - Pictures by Andrew Tatlow and jno
SOUTH MIMMS SERVICES, J23 on M25/J1 on A1(M), A1/A1081, BIGNELL'S CORNER, HERTFORDSHIRE, EN6 3QQ

Location found by: Archimedes

At 21m27s, following Sidney's distressing experience in the back of the caravan, they stop at this motorway service station.

Motorway services in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Motorway services in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk (opens a new window)
Closest Station: High Barnet (Northern Line)


VOLVO BLOWS A TYRE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
'SNAKE SECTION', LONGCROSS FILM STUDIOS (FORMER MOD TEST TRACK), CHOBHAM LANE, CHERTSEY, SURREY, KT16 OEE

Location found by: Archimedes

At 22m51s, Arthur tells Sidney they will be in Brighton in about half an hour when the front tyre of the car bursts sending it out of control.

Volvo blows a tyre in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Volvo blows a tyre in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Longcross (South West Trains)


SIDNEY'S HOUSE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
MOUNT PARK CRESCENT, W5

Location found by: nry

At 23m33s, Bernie 'The Bosh' visits Sidney's house attempting to find him. This is found on the same street as where Betty, Dave's sister lives and Sadie's mother!

Bernie visits Sidney's house in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Bernie visits Sidney's house in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

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


ARRIVING IN BRIGHTON 1/THE LORD WILL PROVIDE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
ROYAL PAVILION, 4/5 PAVILION BUILDINGS, BRIGHTON, BN1 1EE

Location found by: jno

At 24m14s, we catch a glimpse of the Royal Pavilion as Arthur, Ray and Sidney arrive in Brighton.

Brighton Pavilion in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Brighton Pavilion in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

At 42m09s this location features again as Arthur & Sidney are at their wit's end and Arthur realises that "if all else fails the lord will provide" seeing The Salvation Army.

Brighton Pavilion in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Brighton Pavilion in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

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


ARRIVING IN BRIGHTON 2 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
THE LANES HOTEL, 70 MARINE PARADE, KEMP TOWN, BN2 1AE

Location found by: jno

At 24m59s, we catch a glimpse of The Lanes Hotel on the seafront at Marine Parade through the window of the car.

The Lanes Hotel in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' The Lanes Hotel in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

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


ARRIVING IN BRIGHTON 3 - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno and mybrightonandhove.org.uk
BRIGHTON RACECOURSE, FRESHFIELD ROAD, BRIGHTON, BN2 9XZ

Location identified by: jno

At 26m13s, Arthur, Ray and Sidney finally arrive at Brighton racecourse and we see a shot of the main stand.

Brighton Racecourse in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Brighton Racecourse in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Brighton Central


ARTHUR CALLS RAY/SIDNEY CONSIDERS CALLING SADIE - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
REGENCY SQUARE/KINGS ROAD, BRIGHTON, BN1

Location found by: jno

At 33m30s, after spending a night on the beach with Sidney, Arthur tries to call Ray from a phone box on the seafront at this location.

Arthur tries to call Ray in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Arthur tries to call Ray in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

At 37m48s, Arthur & Sidney are just along from this location opposite 132 Kings Road, known more recently as The Melrose Restaurant - near the site of Brighton's old West Pier. Sadly, this pier was destroyed by what is believed to be an arson attack in 2003 and very little remains except ruins today. Read more here.

Arthur & Sidney sit at the pier in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Arthur & Sidney sit at the pier in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

A view of this location also features in #2.1 National Pelmet.

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


ARTHUR & SIDNEY LOOK UP BILLY JACKS - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
CHICHESTER PLACE, BRIGHTON, BN2 1FE

Location found by: nry

At 35m37s, Arthur & Sidney go to look for help from old acquaintance Billy Jacks, located at 3 Chichester Place.

Arthur & Sidney look up Billy Jacks in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Arthur & Sidney look up Billy Jacks in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

Moments later Arthur & Sidney get a bucket of water thrown over them and we see a shot of the houses opposite.

Arthur & Sidney look up Billy Jacks in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Arthur & Sidney look up Billy Jacks in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

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


RAY FINDS THE SKINHEAD - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
CAFE ROYAL, 20 ABBEY ROAD, NW10

Location found by: jno

At 37 minutes Ray spots the skinhead who Sidney thinks he has hired entering this cafe.

Cafe Royal in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Cafe Royal in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

Ray then parks the Volvo on the corner of Abbey Road just opposite the cafe, with a view of Acton Lane.

Cafe Royal in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Cafe Royal in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

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


ARTHUR & SIDNEY TRY THE GRAND HOTEL - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno
97-99 KING'S RD, BRIGHTON, BN1 2FW

Location found by: jno

At 40m36s, Arthur & Sidney attempt to get some breakfast at this hotel with Arthur telling Sidney he is the voice of authority.

Arthur & Sidney try the Grand Hotel in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Arthur & Sidney try the Grand Hotel in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

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


ARTHUR & SIDNEY TRY ANOTHER HOTEL - THEN & NOW - Pictures by nry
ROYAL ALBION HOTEL, 35 OLD STEINE, BRIGHTON, BN1 1NT

Location found by: nry

At 41m26s, Arthur & Sidney are thrown out of a second hotel, the Royal Albion Hotel.

Arthur & Sidney try a second hotel in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Arthur & Sidney try a second hotel in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

They then walk back towards the seafront as Sidney informs Arthur that he believes Arthur is not a well man. Arthur responds by telling Sidney that he is not looking too healthy himself.

Arthur & Sidney try a second hotel in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Arthur & Sidney try a second hotel in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

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


 SALVATION ARMY HALL & CANTEEN - THEN & NOW - Pictures by jno and mybrightonandhove.org.uk
BRIGHTON CONGRESS HALL SALVATION ARMY, 1-6 PARK CRESCENT TERRACE, BRIGHTON, BN23HD

Location identified by: The Salvation Army

First seen at 42m58s, the final scenes were all shot in the lower hall of the old Brighton Congress Hall. Demolished in the year 2000 the hall was rebuilt at the same location, shown here.

Salvation Army Hall & Canteen in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful' Salvation Army Hall & Canteen in 'All Things Brighton Beautiful'

Location on Streetmap.co.uk (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Brighton Central


Last updated : 3rd March 2016 by jno

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