Minder Locations

Five different locations were used throughout the entire main run of the series. Series 11 also featured 'The Winchester'.

Series 1 Series 2, 4, 5 & 6 Series 3 Series 7 Series 8, 9 & 10 Series 11

Series 1

THE WINCHESTER CLUB 1 - THEN & NOW
CHALK FARM PARADE, ADELAIDE ROAD, NW3

This location is used throughout series 1. This was a real club at the time of filming, called The Eton Club. The original club is almost unrecognisable these days.

Winchester Club in series 1 Winchester Club in series 1

The first series is actually shot inside and outside this club. As the crew were based in Hammersmith it became more difficult to travel back and forth to this location, so a studio set was built for indoor scenes in from series 2 onwards.

Winchester Club in series 1 Winchester Club in series 1

This location also features in the end credits of 'The Terry McCann Years'.

Directions to Adelaide Road (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Chalk Farm (Edgware Line branch of the Northern Line)


Series 2, 4, 5 & 6

 THE WINCHESTER CLUB 2 - THEN & NOW
PORTLAND ROAD, W11, NOTTING HILL

This location is in Portland Rd W11, Notting Hill. The doorway used for the entrance to the Winchester Club is at 133a Portland Rd directly next door to a bar called “Julies”.

Winchester Club in series 2, 4, 5 & 6 Winchester Club in series 2, 4, 5 & 6

In many episodes we see the exterior of the club on Portland Road.

Winchester Club in series 2, 4, 5 & 6 Winchester Club in series 2, 4, 5 & 6

Directions to Portland Road (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Holland Park (Central Line)/Latimer Road (Circle/Hammersmith & City Line)


Series 3

THE WINCHESTER CLUB 3 - THEN & NOW
DEODAR ROAD, WANDSWORTH, NR PUTNEY BRIDGE

In series 3 the club had moved to this location just a few streets away from Arthur's lockup near Kew Railway Bridge. The shot on the left is from #3.2 'You Need Hands'.

Winchester Club in series 3 Winchester Club in series 3

Directions to Deodar Road (opens a new window)
Closest Station: East Putney (District Line)


Series 7

THE WINCHESTER CLUB 4 - THEN & NOW
STAR STREET, W2

When the series returned in 1989, the club had moved again to this location. The shot on the left is from #7.1 'It's A Sorry Lorry, Morrie'.

Winchester Club in series 7 Winchester Club in series 7

Directions to Star Street (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Paddington (Bakerloo/Circle/District/Hammersmith & City Line)


Series 8, 9 & 10

THE WINCHESTER CLUB 5 - THEN & NOW
NEWBURGH ROAD, ACTON, W3

This doorway was used for the entrance to the Winchester Club throughout the 'The Ray Daley Years'.

Winchester Club - Series 8, 9 & 10 Winchester Club - Series 8, 9 & 10

Newburgh Road is just off Churchfield Road, where the car lot in the final series 9 & 10 was also located.

Winchester Club - Series 8, 9 & 10 Winchester Club - Series 8, 9 & 10

Directions to Newburgh Road (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Acton Town (Piccadilly/District Line)


Series 11

THE WINCHESTER - THEN & NOW
THE VICTORIA PUB, 68-70 PAGE'S WALK, SE1

In the first of the 2009 series #11.1 'Better The Devil You Know' this pub still uses its original sign, before it later burns down. The top left picture is the first glimpse we get of the pub.

The Winchester Club The Winchester Club

In #11.2 'In Vino Veritas' it is resurrected as 'The Winchester' - shown below on the left. Notice how the van is strategically positioned to cover the pub's original green sign.

The Winchester Club The Winchester Club

This pub has its own website here.

Directions to Page's Walk (opens a new window)
Closest Station: Bermondsey (Jubilee Line)


 Last updated : 1st August 2014 by jno

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