Last Alteration: Sunday 07 April 2013

Florentia Street

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51°29'48"-03°10'36" show decimal

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Florentia Street
Cathays, Cardiff

How to get here:

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Bus: Route 35 - Stop at Crwys Road/Monthermer Road. Head north on Monthermer Road and then right onto Florentia Street. +

 

Access: publicStatus: recognisableGower Street

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Photograph taken: 6th September 2010 by Chuck Foster

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The Idiot's Lantern
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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
A bus passes across a junction ... they aren't where the Doctor thought after all!

 

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Photograph taken: 6th September 2010 by Chuck Foster

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The Idiot's Lantern
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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
Bishop's car speeds off into the distance.

The Idiot's Lantern
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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
The Doctor follows Bishop's car on the scooter..

 

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Photograph taken: 6th September 2010 by Chuck Foster

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The Idiot's Lantern
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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
Bishop gets ready to leave with the mysterious figure from the house.

The Idiot's Lantern
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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
The Doctor and Rose watch as Tommy and his father reconcile.

 

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Photograph taken: 6th September 2010 by Chuck Foster

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The Idiot's Lantern
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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
The Doctor and Rose realise they are in suburbia!

The Idiot's Lantern
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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
Queen's Coronation Party on the street.

 

 

Access: publicStatus: recognisableThe "Evens"

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«prev photo next photo»Photograph taken: 6th September 2010 by Chuck Foster

"Typically a van had pulled up when I returned to get another shot!"

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The Idiot's Lantern
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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
The Doctor and Rose make their way along a local street.

The Idiot's Lantern
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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
Tommy is about to say something but his father stops him.

 

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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
Nan is bundled off in the middle of the night ...

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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
Tommy's father leaves home.

 

 

Access: publicStatus: recognisableThe "Odds"

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Photograph taken: 6th September 2010 by Chuck Foster

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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
The Doctor notices the disturbance up the road, then runs to help.

 

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Photograph taken: 6th September 2010 by Chuck Foster

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The Idiot's Lantern
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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
The Doctor and Rose have come to "inspect" the household.

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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
The Doctor and Bishop investigate where the televisions came from.

 

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Photograph taken: 6th September 2010 by Chuck Foster

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Filmed: 7-9,16 Feb 2006
Someone is bundled from a nearby house into a car.

 

Additional locations as the crow flies:

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Lucas Street (The Idiot's Lantern): 0.06 miles.

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Cafe Aroma (Children of Earth: Day Two): 0.20 miles.

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Gladstone Primary School (The Day of The Doctor, Doctor Who Series 8 Filming): 0.28 miles.

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Cwmdare Street (The Day of The Doctor): 0.32 miles.

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Cathays Cemetery (Random Shoes, The Snowmen): 0.34 miles.

Filming Reports:

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16 Feb 2006: Tim Farr: Timeless - Filming report for The Idiot's Lantern.

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9 Feb 2006: John Campbell Rees: Timeless - Filming report for The Idiot's Lantern.

Trivia:

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The bus seen early in the episode crosses on Gower Street.

Related Stories

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The Idiot's Lantern [7-9,16 Feb 2006]: "Florizel Street"

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