FILM : Holiday on the Buses
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Holiday on the Buses 1973 Reg Varney, Stephen Lewis, Doris Hare, Michael Robbins, Anna Karen, Bob Grant, Arthur Mullard Denbighshire (Wales), Hertfordshire
Director : Bryan Izzard   Production Company : Anglo EMI  Region : SOUTH EAST E-L,WALES

Stan and Jack get fired from their job at the bus depot and end up working at a holiday camp, but soon discover that Blakey works there too, as the head of security.

Screen captures and uncredited 'now' images uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Holiday on the Buses - Bus driver Stan Butler (Reg Varney) and his conductor Jack Harper (Bob Grant) eye up a young woman waiting at the bus stop outside the garage.  The exterior of Stage 5 at Elstree Studios as seen in 'On the Buses'. Borehamwood, Hertfordshire.
Holiday on the Buses

hotb001. Bus driver Stan Butler (Reg Varney) and his conductor Jack Harper (Bob Grant) eye up a young woman waiting at the bus stop outside the garage. The exterior of Stage 5 at Elstree Studios as seen in 'On the Buses'. Borehamwood, Hertfordshire.

Holiday on the Buses - Cyril 'Blakey' Blake (Stephen Lewis), Stan and Jack stand in the pouring rain outside the employment exchange after all three are sacked from the Town & District bus company for causing a devastating crash. Likely to be a studio set.
Holiday on the Buses

hotb002. Cyril 'Blakey' Blake (Stephen Lewis), Stan and Jack stand in the pouring rain outside the employment exchange after all three are sacked from the Town & District bus company for causing a devastating crash. Likely to be a studio set.

Holiday on the Buses - An establishing shot of the film's 'Holiday Village' where Stan and Jack have found new jobs. Prestatyn Sands Holiday Park in Denbighshire, Wales.
Holiday on the Buses

hotb003. An establishing shot of the film's 'Holiday Village' where Stan and Jack have found new jobs. Prestatyn Sands Holiday Park in Denbighshire, Wales.

Holiday on the Buses - The crane shot continues panning from image hotb003.
Holiday on the Buses

hotb004. The crane shot continues panning from image hotb003.

hotb004n. From ground level, a general shot of the main reception block and entrance road of Prestatyn Sands Holiday Park, Central Beach, Barkby Avenue, Prestatyn. With many thanks to Managers Hayley and Marie for allowing access to the location.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-06-2013)

Holiday on the Buses - Stan and Jack arrive at the camp.
Holiday on the Buses

hotb005. Stan and Jack arrive at the camp.

Holiday on the Buses - After the pair are kitted out with their new uniforms, they walk towards their bus with the Holiday Camp Manager (Henry McGee).
Holiday on the Buses

hotb006. After the pair are kitted out with their new uniforms, they walk towards their bus with the Holiday Camp Manager (Henry McGee).

hotb006n. Again from ground level. Remarkably little has changed over the last 40 years!
(Modern Photo Added: 07-06-2013)

Holiday on the Buses - The Manager sends the two on their first job, collecting holidaymakers from the station.
Holiday on the Buses

hotb007. The Manager sends the two on their first job, collecting holidaymakers from the station.

hotb007n. The same location now at Prestatyn Sands Holiday Park in Prestatyn.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-06-2013)

Holiday on the Buses - Stan drives the bus towards the main gates.
Holiday on the Buses

hotb008. Stan drives the bus towards the main gates.

Holiday on the Buses - To Stan's shock, Blakey appears at the gate explaining that he is the new Head of Security at the camp.
Holiday on the Buses

hotb009. To Stan's shock, Blakey appears at the gate explaining that he is the new Head of Security at the camp.

hotb009n. Robin Wareham reveals that some aspects of the camp have changed. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 06-12-2017)

Holiday on the Buses - Blakey calls to Stan to bring his pen back. Pontins Holiday camp, Prestatyn, Wales.
Holiday on the Buses

hotb010. Blakey calls to Stan to bring his pen back. Pontins Holiday camp, Prestatyn, Wales.

hotb010n. This is the Gatekeeper, Phil, who closed the gate for this shot and recalled the role of Blakey. One of the many helpful members of the team at Pontins.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-06-2013)

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