Series 1 Episode 9 – Monday Night Fever

Filming Locations

THE MUSIC ROOM (INTERIOR) – THEN & NOW 

GLOBAL VILLAGE CLUB (MORE RECENTLY ‘HEAVEN’), CRAVEN PASSAGE OFF CRAVEN STREET, WC2

Featured at the start of this episode and throughout is ‘The Music Room’ club where the majority of the story takes place. An exterior shot is seen very briefly (see bottom of page). This club was reopened as ‘Heaven’ in December 1979 and a shot of the entrance is shown in the more recent shot (second door from the right).

Music Room in 'Monday Night Fever'

Music Room in 'Monday Night Fever'

 

ARTHUR & TERRY DRIVE TO THE LOCKUP 1 – THEN & NOW 

UXBRIDGE ROAD, SHEPHERD’S BUSH MARKET STATION, W12

At 08m07s, Arthur and Terry are driving along Uxbridge Road, heading west.

Driving to the lockup in 'Monday Night Fever'

Driving to the lockup in 'Monday Night Fever'

At 08m15s they pass the junction of St Stephen’s Avenue, still on Uxbridge Road.

Driving to the lockup in 'Monday Night Fever'

Driving to the lockup in 'Monday Night Fever'

 

ARTHUR & TERRY DRIVE TO THE LOCKUP 2 – THEN & NOW 

POPLAR MEWS OFF UXBRIDGE ROAD, SHEPHERD’S BUSH MARKET STATION, W12

At 08m43s, Arthur and Terry turn left from Uxbridge Road into Poplar Mews.

Driving to the lockup in 'Monday Night Fever'

Driving to the lockup in 'Monday Night Fever'

At 49m03s, they return along this same stretch of road again.

Driving to the lockup in 'Monday Night Fever'

Driving to the lockup in 'Monday Night Fever'

Both times they drive to the lockup they find Chisholm waiting there for them.

Driving to the lockup in 'Monday Night Fever'

Driving to the lockup in 'Monday Night Fever'

 

ARTHUR & TERRY DROP OFF VODKA/MEET SHARON – THEN & NOW

THE BRICKLAYER’S ARMS, 54 RUSSELL GARDENS, KENSINGTON, LONDON W14 8EZ

At 13m08s, Arthur and Terry drop off the vodka here and Arthur meets singer Sharon for the first time. This pub was known more recently as ‘The Kensington’ but was demolished in 2014.

The Bricklayers Arms in 'Monday Night Fever'

The Bricklayers Arms in 'Monday Night Fever'

This pub also features in #1.2 Bury My Half At Waltham Green and #2.9 All Mod Cons.

DRIVING WITH SHARON – THEN & NOW – Pictures

SYDNEY STREET, W3

                                                                      At 17m19s, Arthur and Sharon travel along on this street after they leave the pub together.

Driving with Sharon in 'Monday Night Fever'

Driving with Sharon in 'Monday Night Fever'

At 18m33s Arthur brakes suddenly when Sharon spots a red dress at this location, with Kings Road in view.

Sharon spots the red dress in 'Monday Night Fever'

Sharon spots the red dress in 'Monday Night Fever'

 

SHARON’S FLAT – THEN & NOW 

WOLVERTON GARDENS, W6 

At 24m27s, we see a short glimpse of Arthur’s car parked at this location as he drops Sharon off after a meal out. This is the rare occasion we see Arthur cavorting with another woman other than ‘er indoors.

Sharon's flat in 'Monday Night Fever'

Sharon's flat in 'Monday Night Fever'

This location also features in #2.12 All About Scoring, Innit?.

 

DRIVING TO VIC’S BROTHER 1 – THEN & NOW  

ADELAIDE ROAD, NW3 

At 44m29s, Arthur leaves the Winchester and drives Vic to his brother’s place – they are first seen here driving up Adelaide Road along from the Winchester.

Driving to Vic's brother in 'Monday Night Fever'

Driving to Vic's brother in 'Monday Night Fever'

 

DRIVING TO VIC’S BROTHER 2 – THEN & NOW 

PRIMROSE HILL ROAD/KING HENRY’S ROAD, NW3

At 44m33s, they pass this junction as Vic tells Arthur he gets picked on a lot.

Driving to Vic's brother in 'Monday Night Fever'

Driving to Vic's brother in 'Monday Night Fever'

 

DRIVING TO VIC’S BROTHER 3 – THEN & NOW 

PRIMROSE HILL ROAD/OPPIDANS ROAD, NW3

At 44m54s, just after Arthur agrees with Vic that ‘family’ is very important, they turn left into Oppidans Road.

Driving to Vic's brother in 'Monday Night Fever'

Driving to Vic's brother in 'Monday Night Fever'

 

VIC’S BROTHER’S YARD – THEN & NOW 

STABLE WAY, NR WESTWAY, W10

At 45m34s, Arthur & Vic finally arrive at Vic’s brother’s yard.

Vic's brother's yard in 'Monday Night Fever'

Vic's brother's yard in 'Monday Night Fever'

 

THE MUSIC ROOM (EXTERIOR) – THEN & NOW

THE SHIP & SHOVEL, CRAVEN PASSAGE OFF CRAVEN STREET, WC2

Although this location features throughout this episode, we don’t see an external shot until 46m38s – when Terry arrives to warn owner Chris about Vic.

Music Room in 'Monday Night Fever'

Music Room in 'Monday Night Fever'