“I should be so go for you”, sang Joe Fagan on the theme tune to Auf Wiedersehen Pet. This was a popular TV show in the 1980’s featuring the adventures of the new “magnificent seven”. In this case, some English bricklayers who had decided to go to Germany to work as there was more opportunity than at home. They were “Brickie’s” from Newcastle Dennis, Neville and Oz and Bomber from Bristol (real life wrestler Pat Roach), Liverpudlian Plasterer Moxie, Joiner Wayne from “Sarf” London and Electrician Barry from Birmingham.
Promised the chance to live in hostel the group … Read more