Pub featured in Boys from the Blackstuff to be demolished
A pub featured in the TV classic Boys from the Blackstuff is set to be demolished to make way for new flats.
Liverpool city council planners backed proposals to demolish the Green Man on Vauxhall Road.
The pub appeared in the final episode of the landmark Liverpool-based TV programme written by Alan Bleasdale in a surreal scene where Yosser Hughes, played by Bernard Hill, headbutts a man who had been forcing him to shake his hand.
The man, still lying on the floor, then orders ”another pint of bitter boss,” to howls of laughter.
Today council planners backed plans to demolish it and build a... read more
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