Plumber Harry Blackburn is mad about country and western music, and when he joins the boys Oz regales him with his tales of Nashville and Merle Haggard. The truth comes out about Dennis' debts and the lads all go on strike. Ally, annoyed to here of this sends in his toughest boys to sort them out. The eight builders of course, show them the road back to the North East. Written by
Did You Know?
The tower on the side of Thornley Manor was built by the production crew, to make the building look more Victorian. It is not part of the original structure. See more
A moving camera shadow can be seen on the front of the VW van when the lads return from the Barley Mow. See more
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The original head bangers...
Not so much "Heavy Metal" as "Thick Grass". I would think prolonged exposure to this would make you grow udders.
References High Noon