Winkstead Hall and its grounds are regularly opened to the public, who have access to the picture gallery and tea gardens both regularly seen. Music was played by the Dutch organ. Again somewhat underwhelming unfortunately. The notional heart was Winkstead Hall,the home of Lord Belborough. Nottinghamshire New Year’s Honours

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The factory is the village’s chief source of employment.

This page was last edited on 18 Septemberat Bilton was a much more peripheral character. Subtle rather than full-blown “yokel” and completely appropriate to the character.

For example, Camberwick Green features in a great opening sequence in the second series of Life On Mars, with Sam Tyler emerging from the musical box. In short,Chigley was undoubtedly less effective simply because it was 3rd of 3.

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Murray was born in Wandsworth Common, south-west Londonthe youngest of four children. Another favourite attraction is the Six-o’clock Dance, held every evening in the grounds of Winkstead Hall. Chigley was frequently visited by tradesmen and other characters from neighbouring communities, allowing grern re-use of Trumpton and Camberwick Green figures. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded.


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Music was played by the Dutch organ. And following the sad death of narrator Brian Cant earlier this year — and of series creator Gordon Murray in — now seems as good a time as any to see what you remember about all three series. Can we come with you? With a hiss, clank, glugglugggleuggle bonk.

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Much of the action happened grreen the Wharf, and Bessie, Lord Belborough’s steam engine would usually put in an appearance. A tried-and-tested product,but ultimately just a victim of its’ enviroment -a bit like a Siberian ice cream salesman.


They were old fashioned from the word go. Murray created the puppets and the sets but Hardwick and Bura animated them.

Regularly shuttling between the 2 of the 3 other main locations -Chigley Pottery and Treddles Wharf. InChigley and the two earlier series Camberwick Camberwwick and Trumpton were digitally-restored from the rediscovered original film masters.

And it should probably have actually served as the focal point of the whole series. Rather than the idyll portrayed in the original shows, however, Burn the Witch turned into a horror film, with an outsider ending up inside a burning wicker man. And somewhat symptomatic of the missed opportunity was the crane.

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Cresswell’s Biscuit Factory, who pour out of the factory when the six o’clock whistle blows. My current thinking is that those names were probably added later for one of the LP releases.

Although you did need to have a colour tv set and live in an area that greeen covered by a colour transmitter to benefit -which many didn’t. There were 13 episodes in each series, and each episode was 15 minutes long — plenty of time for a tricky situation to be sorted out.

Only a relatively small number of Chigley villagers is introduced in the series, as many storylines involve existing Trumpton or Camberwick Green characters visiting Chigley.