FILM : One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) 1976 Jayne Collins, Toby Bridge, Andrew Ashby, Dudley Sutton, John Forgeham, John Barcroft Gwynedd (Wales)
Director : Jeremy Summers   Production Company : Charles Barker Films, Children's Film Foundation  Region : WALES

A young runaway is persuaded to return home by his friend but when they arrive back in the village they find it deserted.

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One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) - The film opens with views of the countryside surrounding the Nuclear Research Station near fictional Llanfawr in North Wales. The now disused Trawsfyndd nuclear power station near Trawsfynydd in Gwynedd, Wales.
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)

onhoze001. The film opens with views of the countryside surrounding the Nuclear Research Station near fictional Llanfawr in North Wales. The now disused Trawsfyndd nuclear power station near Trawsfynydd in Gwynedd, Wales.

One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) - Children leave school after the day's lessons end. Facing Moreia Chapel at the junction of Chapel Street with Pen Y Gareg as seen from Fronwynion Street in Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd.
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)

onhoze002. Children leave school after the day's lessons end. Facing Moreia Chapel at the junction of Chapel Street with Pen Y Gareg as seen from Fronwynion Street in Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd.

onhoze002n. Andrew Wheatley supports the location with this Google Earth capture. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 12-08-2015)

One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) - Maureen Rogers (Jayne Collins), Steve Rogers (Toby Bridge) and Paul Jenkins (Andrew Ashby) talk as they make their way home. Looking towards the south along Fronwynion Street in Trawsfynydd.
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)

onhoze003. Maureen Rogers (Jayne Collins), Steve Rogers (Toby Bridge) and Paul Jenkins (Andrew Ashby) talk as they make their way home. Looking towards the south along Fronwynion Street in Trawsfynydd.

onhoze003n. Andrew Wheatley supports the location with this Google Earth capture. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 12-08-2015)

One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) - Steve notices that a call box has been vandalised. Facing Fronwynion Street from Cefn Gwyn with the Cross Foxes public house in the background.
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)

onhoze004. Steve notices that a call box has been vandalised. Facing Fronwynion Street from Cefn Gwyn with the Cross Foxes public house in the background.

onhoze004n. Andrew Wheatley with this Google Earth capture shows that the telephone box has now been replaced for good. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 12-08-2015)

One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) - Paul and Maureen watch in horror as Steve attempts to open the telephone's cash box. Fronwynion Street looking from Cefn Gwyn in Trawsfynydd.
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)

onhoze005. Paul and Maureen watch in horror as Steve attempts to open the telephone's cash box. Fronwynion Street looking from Cefn Gwyn in Trawsfynydd.

One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) - As Paul continues home, PC Tom Edwards (Mike Lewin) arrives on the scene. The corner of Cefn Gwyn and Fronwynion Street with the Cross Foxes pub visible to the left.
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)

onhoze006. As Paul continues home, PC Tom Edwards (Mike Lewin) arrives on the scene. The corner of Cefn Gwyn and Fronwynion Street with the Cross Foxes pub visible to the left.

One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) - After almost getting knocked down by a car as he makes a run for it, Steve is apprehended by the Constable. Pen Y Gareg from Fronwynion Street. With thanks to Robert Shrives for identifying many of the locations contained in this film.
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)

onhoze007. After almost getting knocked down by a car as he makes a run for it, Steve is apprehended by the Constable. Pen Y Gareg from Fronwynion Street. With thanks to Robert Shrives for identifying many of the locations contained in this film.

onhoze007n. Andrew Wheatley sends this Google shot showing that the building on the right has been spruced up and converted to residential use. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-08-2015)

One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) - Later that afternoon, Peter (John Barcroft) and Hilda Jenkins (Ann Windsor) say goodbye to their son as they load the car. Andrew Wheatley advises that this is on the westernmost part of Maes Gerddi (a streets and mini housing estate) north of Porthmadog. (RL)
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)

onhoze008. Later that afternoon, Peter (John Barcroft) and Hilda Jenkins (Ann Windsor) say goodbye to their son as they load the car. Andrew Wheatley advises that this is on the westernmost part of Maes Gerddi (a streets and mini housing estate) north of Porthmadog. (RL)

One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) - Paul is left in the care of neighbour Sam Rogers (John Forgeham), Steve's father. Andrew Wheatley advises that this is on the westernmost part of Maes Gerddi (a streets and mini housing estate) north of Porthmadog. (RL)
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)

onhoze009. Paul is left in the care of neighbour Sam Rogers (John Forgeham), Steve's father. Andrew Wheatley advises that this is on the westernmost part of Maes Gerddi (a streets and mini housing estate) north of Porthmadog. (RL)

onhoze009n. Until he can get there himself Andrew covers with this shot from Google Earth relying on that telephone access cover and counting the houses to be certain. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-08-2015)

One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation) - Maureen follows as PC Edwards brings Steve home. Andrew Wheatley advises that this is on the westernmost part of Maes Gerddi (a streets and mini housing estate) north of Porthmadog. (RL)
One Hour to Zero (Children's Film Foundation)

onhoze010. Maureen follows as PC Edwards brings Steve home. Andrew Wheatley advises that this is on the westernmost part of Maes Gerddi (a streets and mini housing estate) north of Porthmadog. (RL)

onhoze010n. Andrew now supports his identification with this Google Earth capture. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 12-08-2015)

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