Series 1, Episode 1 - Opening Night
The grand reopening of the Phoenix Club is nigh, and preparations are reaching their culmination. But a power cut not long into the evening's celebrations shows that all is not yet quite right for owner Brian Potter.
The long awaited grand re-opening of The Phoenix! The club is about to have its doors opened for custom once again and it's all go in Bolton to get everything ready.
Max falls through a window after mocking Paddy's lack of hair and Brian has a German Bandit delivered called Das Boot.
TV's own Roy Walker has even made it into town for an opening night featuring a racist folk band playing all the hits, including Take Them B*ggers Back! The electricity also ceases but 'gypsy' Ray Von is on hand to help.
- Sunday 14th January 2001
- Channel 4
- 30 minutes
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