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
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Notable early appearance of Gina McKee
as the "Cowgirl". Her only previous TV appearance had been on "Quest of Eagles". See more
Barry claims he is a Quaker, yet elsewhere in the Auf Wiedersehen Pet, he mentions several times that he was a Methodist. This may be a joke, as Quakers are pacifist, and it would suit Barry at this point. See more
You know the difference between a hedgehog and a Range Rover, divvn't you?
A hedgehog's got pricks on the outside.
References Call My Bluff