Tag Archives: Alan Lake

On Location: Diana Dors’ Fantasy Manor

One of my oldest friends lives in Sunningdale, a village on the Surrey-Berkshire border, in the Royal Borough of Windsor. I went to visit her recently and, as a bonus, re-traced some of Mary’s steps. Traditionally well-loved by celebrities – … Continue reading

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Four More Soho Doors

31st October 2014: After my recent blog looking at notable Soho addresses, I’m back knocking on a few more naughty doors… Number 11 Walkers Court. This wide, wooden (and recently varnished) doorway was once the entrance to the most famous ‘adults … Continue reading

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On Location: Paddington Bare (part 2)

As I previously noted in part one of this article, Paddington has been a hotbed of London vice for decades, but in the 1970s it also became the backdrop to several pornographic films. As well as the hardcore hi-jinks of Arabian … Continue reading

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On Location: David Galaxy’s £1,000,000 shag-pad

In the first of an occasional series I’m turning my inquisitive eye to some of the filming locations used for Mary’s movies. I’m starting with 1979’s Confessions from the David Galaxy Affair – a film which promised so much but, … Continue reading

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