Terry is divorced from his German wife and has a Finnish girlfriend Christina. At Thelma's suggestion they join her and Bob on a caravan holiday but due to a mishap the men get separated from the women. Thelma mistakenly accuses Bob of infidelity and their row is heard publicly as they are in a van with the P.A. still switched on. Bob and Terry then holiday without the girls and,in a hotel at Whitley Bay,score with both the landlady and her daughter but have to make a hurried,trouserless,exit. Terry decides to emigrate and Bob joins him for a farewell drink on board his ship. However Terry changes his mind at the last minute and disembarks, realising too late that Bob is still on board and heading for Bahrain. Written by
don @ minifie-1
Emotion blazes across the big screen as Bob and Terry knock down the frontiers of human knowledge and Newcastle ale.
Did You Know?
When Bob and Terry do a u-turn across the road to catch up with the girls, the cars on the other side of the road change between shots. There are no oncoming cars at all in the shot from inside the car as they make the u-turn. See more
These streets are ugly, but they have a kind of beauty.
Working class sentiment is the indulgence of working peopled created through football and rock-and-roll or people like you who moved out to the elm lodge housing estate at the earliest opportunity.
Well I didn't want my kids growing up in these streets.
Spun-off from The Likely Lads
Lyrics by Ian La Frenais
, music by Mike Hugg See more