Description: It is 1938 and the prospect of war hangs over London. At the lodging-house at 10 Dulcimer Street, Mr Josser returns home with the clock he has received as a retirement gift. The other residents include flashy young mechanic Percy Boon, whose foray into stolen cars descends into something much, much worse.
SE11 equates to today’s Vauxhall/Kennington/Oval. Alistair Sims was fab, what with his comb over ending in a kiss-curl.