FILM : Last Holiday
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Last Holiday 1950 Alec Guinness, Beatrice Campbell, Kay Walsh, Bernard Lee. Wilfrid Hyde-White, Helen Cherry, Jean Colin, Muriel George, Sid James Bedfordshire, Devon
Director : Henry Cass   Production Company : Associated British Picture Corporation, Watergate Films  Region : SOUTH EAST E-L,SOUTH WEST

When a lonely, unappreciated farm equipment salesman discovers that he has only weeks to live, he spends his savings on a final holiday.

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Last Holiday - An establishing shot of the clinic that George Bird visits. This rather dark location is identified by Paul Robbins as Castle Street in Luton, Bedfordshire with The Dog public house at the corner of Langley Street in the background. Paul adds that his grandfather, Sidney Stratton, rides his bike past Wray's shop in a later frame.
Last Holiday

lasho001. An establishing shot of the clinic that George Bird visits. This rather dark location is identified by Paul Robbins as Castle Street in Luton, Bedfordshire with The Dog public house at the corner of Langley Street in the background. Paul adds that his grandfather, Sidney Stratton, rides his bike past Wray's shop in a later frame.

Last Holiday - George Bird (Alec Guinness) leaves Chanbury Clinc after being told that he has only weeks to live. Castle Street in Luton confirms Paul Robbins.
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lasho002. George Bird (Alec Guinness) leaves Chanbury Clinc after being told that he has only weeks to live. Castle Street in Luton confirms Paul Robbins.

Last Holiday - The distraught, unassuming implement salesman waits as a hearse makes its way from an undertakers yard. Unidentified location.
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lasho003. The distraught, unassuming implement salesman waits as a hearse makes its way from an undertakers yard. Unidentified location.

Last Holiday - George pauses outside the undertakers window. An unknown location but the reflection shows a shop with 'Beatrice Browning' on the fascia.
Last Holiday

lasho004. George pauses outside the undertakers window. An unknown location but the reflection shows a shop with 'Beatrice Browning' on the fascia.

Last Holiday - Wray's on Castle Street, Luton, Bedfordshire is where George goes to get kitted out with a suit and clothes.  The street has been redeveloped.
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lasho005. Wray's on Castle Street, Luton, Bedfordshire is where George goes to get kitted out with a suit and clothes. The street has been redeveloped.

Last Holiday - George leaves his job, cashes in his insurance and withdraws his savings to take one Last Holiday in high class Pinebourne. Unidentified location.
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lasho006. George leaves his job, cashes in his insurance and withdraws his savings to take one Last Holiday in high class Pinebourne. Unidentified location.

Last Holiday - A car takes George from Pinebourne station to his hotel. Torbay Road, Torquay in Devon. The white building to the right of centre was the Palm Court Hotel, also seen in 'The System' and 'Brandy for the Parson'.
Last Holiday

lasho007. A car takes George from Pinebourne station to his hotel. Torbay Road, Torquay in Devon. The white building to the right of centre was the Palm Court Hotel, also seen in 'The System' and 'Brandy for the Parson'.

lasho007n. Dave Wilson found the location substantially changed. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 03-08-2015)

Last Holiday - George Bird arrives at the Regal Hotel. The Rosetor Hotel on Chestnut Avenue, Torquay, Devon.
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lasho008. George Bird arrives at the Regal Hotel. The Rosetor Hotel on Chestnut Avenue, Torquay, Devon.

Last Holiday - After being shown to his room and settling in, George visits the grounds of the Regal Hotel. The Rosetor Hotel, in Torquay. The hotel was demolished in 1979 and the Riviera International Conference Centre now stands in it's place.
Last Holiday

lasho009. After being shown to his room and settling in, George visits the grounds of the Regal Hotel. The Rosetor Hotel, in Torquay. The hotel was demolished in 1979 and the Riviera International Conference Centre now stands in it's place.

Last Holiday - Inventor, Rufus Chalfont (Wilfrid Hyde-White) shows George a card trick and learns, during conversation, of an improvement to his agricultural machinery design. The gardens of the The Rosetor Hotel, Torquay.
Last Holiday

lasho010. Inventor, Rufus Chalfont (Wilfrid Hyde-White) shows George a card trick and learns, during conversation, of an improvement to his agricultural machinery design. The gardens of the The Rosetor Hotel, Torquay.

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