A delightful working-class comedy.
25 years ago Sheffield, the huge steel city in Yorkshire, was a 'city on the move'... not any more. During the Thatcher years, the mills closed down, throwing thousands of people out of work. Gaz, superbly played by the ubiquitous Robert Carlyle,...
The British railway system was nationalised after World War II, but in the second half of the 1990s it was re- privatised, amid a great deal of controversy. John, Mick, Paul Jim and a bunch of others work on the railways in South Yorkshire; their...