FILM : What a Carry On!
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
What a Carry On! 1949 Jimmy Jewel, Ben Warriss, Josef Locke Greater Manchester
Director : John E. Blakeley   Production Company : Film Studios Manchester  Region : NORTH

Two friends enlist in the army and get picked on by a sergeant-major who has misappropriated the mess funds.

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What a Carry On! - A Sergeant hands out leaflets as men file into an Army Recruiting Office.
What a Carry On!

whacaon001. A Sergeant hands out leaflets as men file into an Army Recruiting Office.

What a Carry On! - Jimmy B. Jervis (Jimmy Jewel) and Ben Watts (Ben Watts) climb aboard a truck with other recruits. Outside London Road railway station on Station Approach, Manchester M1.
What a Carry On!

whacaon002. Jimmy B. Jervis (Jimmy Jewel) and Ben Watts (Ben Watts) climb aboard a truck with other recruits. Outside London Road railway station on Station Approach, Manchester M1.

What a Carry On! - As the truck pulls away, the camera follows to reveal the LNER Grain Warehouse that once stood on Store Street. London Road was renamed Piccadilly in September 1960.
What a Carry On!

whacaon003. As the truck pulls away, the camera follows to reveal the LNER Grain Warehouse that once stood on Store Street. London Road was renamed Piccadilly in September 1960.

What a Carry On! - Panning further brings more of Station Approach into view as well as Piccadilly and the junction with Ducie Street.
What a Carry On!

whacaon004. Panning further brings more of Station Approach into view as well as Piccadilly and the junction with Ducie Street.

What a Carry On! - Later in the film, a car brings Jimmy and Ben to a Police Station to a pick up a deserter.
What a Carry On!

whacaon005. Later in the film, a car brings Jimmy and Ben to a Police Station to a pick up a deserter.

What a Carry On! - The pair get out of the car.
What a Carry On!

whacaon006. The pair get out of the car.

What a Carry On! - Jimmy and Ben enter the Police Station to collect the dangerous McCarthy.
What a Carry On!

whacaon007. Jimmy and Ben enter the Police Station to collect the dangerous McCarthy.

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