1hr 30mins
Dir: John Paddy Carstairs
Starring: David Tomlinson and Petula Clark

Married couples compete for the Dunmow flitch

This Technicolor comedy features a number of scenes filmed at Datchet station, which masquerades as ‘Gt Dunmow’. Southern Railway 2 NOL EMU No.1854 is seen arriving in one shot. The carriage interior scene, and that of Victoria station concourse, are studio sets.

This quintessential English scene was filmed at Datchet station in Berkshire, the penultimate station on the Windsor & Eton Riverside branch
2 NOL No.1854 arrives at Datchet. Unusually, the headcode is blank
In a race to catch the train, David Tomlinson has reached the top of the footbridge steps
This set depicts London Victoria. The painted backcloth behind includes a train.