The Farnborough Explorer
Interesting Things Around Farnborough

Film Locations

As I have made a page about The Home Made Car, I thought it would be fun to list some of the other films that had Farnborough Locations:

1951 No Highway

1960 Two Way Stretch (Pinehurst Barracks, Aldershot Barracks, Pirbright)

1983 Blott on the Landscape (The Iron Bridge between Fleet Road and Laffan's Road stood in for the no-man's-land between East and West Germany)

1991 Dark Season - A TV series by Russel T Davies and starring a young Kate Winslet - Filmed at the now demolished Robert Henning School in Mytchett. Kate Winslet's House was near the CoOp on Woburn Avenue in Farnborough.

2000 Foiled

2001 Invasion (TV Series)

2001 Fluffy the English Vampire Slayer

2003 Douglas

2005 Sahara

2005 Sky Fighters

2008 Quantum of Solace

2010 Inception

2011 X-Men: First Class (Transonic Wind Tunnel)

Aldershot Barracks was also used recently for World War Z and in 2006 was used for Children of Men