The Avengers (1961 -1969)and London go hand in hand. In the 1960s London had style, verve and appeal. London became a vivid backdrop to the adventures of John Steed, Cathy Gale, Emma Peel and Tara King. In "THE AVENGERS - Wish You Were Here? The Top Ten London Locations" we've decided to take a look at some of the most popular London locations featured in the series with then and now reconstructed shots. Written by
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In one shot filmed near Duchess mews there is a shot from 1968 which features in the background a silver Jaguar car. The reconstructed shot (filmed in August 2010) has - by a complete fluke - a silver Jaguar parked in exactly the same place as in 1968. See more