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High Street Blues

ITV sitcom. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1989. Stars Phil McCall, Ron Pember, Elizabeth Stewart, Valerie Walsh, Johnny Shannon, Martin Turner, Shirley Dixon and others.

High Street Blues

A small row of high street shops are faced with a power struggle in order to stop a supermarket chain from putting them out of business

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1989
Channel
ITV
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Phil McCall, Ron Pember, Elizabeth Stewart, Valerie Walsh, Johnny Shannon, Martin Turner, Shirley Dixon, Eve Bland and others
Writers
Jimmy Perry and Robin Carr
Director
Robin Carr
Producers
Robin Carr and Marcus Plantin

The owners of four little high street shops are aghast at the arrival of Waverley's Supermarkets and their plan to build a hypermarket. Especially as they want to demolish their shops in order to build it! They are faced with the ultimate fight for survival but there is one shopkeeper among them who would be quite happy to do a deal with the "Dirty Deeds Department" of the slick supermarket chain.

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