FILM : Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The 1975 Barry Stokes, Gay Soper, Sue Lloyd, Bob Todd, Chic Murray, Robert Dorning Surrey
Director : John Sealey   Production Company : K.F.R. Productions  Region : SOUTH EAST R-Z

After Bob's wife inherits a cottage in the countryside he takes up a job as the local handyman but soon becomes entangled with the women of the village.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by John Tunstill.

Also known as 'Confessions of a Handyman' and 'Confessions of an Odd-Job Man' (Video titles)

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Ups And Downs Of A Handyman [1975] [DVD]

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Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The  - Bob (Barry Stokes) leaves the church in Hilcombe.  St Mary's Church, Petworth Road, Chiddingfold, Surrey.
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The

udh001. Bob (Barry Stokes) leaves the church in Hilcombe. St Mary's Church, Petworth Road, Chiddingfold, Surrey.

udh001n. Looking south. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 03-06-2013)

Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The  - Entering the village.  Passing The Crown Inn, Opposite the church in image udh001. The Green, Chiddingfold, Surrey.
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The

udh002. Entering the village. Passing The Crown Inn, Opposite the church in image udh001. The Green, Chiddingfold, Surrey.

udh002n. The food is pricey in here. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 03-06-2013)

Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The  - Bob goes to the newsagent to place an advertisement in the window.  Chiddingfold, Surrey.  The building is no longer a shop - that if it ever was.
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The

udh003. Bob goes to the newsagent to place an advertisement in the window. Chiddingfold, Surrey. The building is no longer a shop - that if it ever was.

udh003n. And doesn't even look like one now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 03-06-2013)

Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The  - Maisie (Gay Soper) the local 'mistress' leaves the shop after placing an advertisement.  Looking towards The Green, Chiddingfold.
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The

udh004. Maisie (Gay Soper) the local 'mistress' leaves the shop after placing an advertisement. Looking towards The Green, Chiddingfold.

udh004n. Now, from the "shop." SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 03-06-2013)

Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The  - A car pulls up outside the newsagent.  The Green, Chiddingfold near Godalming.
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The

udh005. A car pulls up outside the newsagent. The Green, Chiddingfold near Godalming.

udh005n. Less blurry. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 03-06-2013)

Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The  - There are some unidentified actors and actresses in this film too . . . ! Chiddingfold, Surrey.
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The

udh006. There are some unidentified actors and actresses in this film too . . . ! Chiddingfold, Surrey.

udh006n. Now: but what is annoying is that there was no time for many other locations so near here including a couple 100 yards away (see below). Maybe a Chiddingfold local? SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 03-06-2013)

Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The  - Bob says goodbye to his wife Margaretta (Penny Meredith) and sets out to find work.  Unidentified location.
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The

udh007. Bob says goodbye to his wife Margaretta (Penny Meredith) and sets out to find work. Unidentified location.

Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The  - Heading for the garage to get the transport.  Unidentified location.
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The

udh008. Heading for the garage to get the transport. Unidentified location.

Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The  - Police Constable Knowles (Chic Murray) starts work for the day.  The house is at the corner of Petworth Road and Mill Lane, Chiddingfold.
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The

udh009. Police Constable Knowles (Chic Murray) starts work for the day. The house is at the corner of Petworth Road and Mill Lane, Chiddingfold.

Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The  - P.C. Knowles rests his bike outside his house.  Looking down Mill Lane in Chiddingfold.
Ups and Downs of a Handyman, The

udh010. P.C. Knowles rests his bike outside his house. Looking down Mill Lane in Chiddingfold.

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