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Creating Thornely Manor
In late 1984 the production team
started work on turning a country
hall deep in the Nottinghamshire
countryside into Thornely Manor
which on screen was based in
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The Magnificent Seven; a desperate looking bunch yet the salt of the earth.
Exclusive white gloss mug encapsulates the strongest of friendships forged in adversity perfectly
complementing our tee-shirt range.
Designed exclusively for the Official Auf Wiedersehen, Pet Fansite by leading north-east illustrator
Scott Tyrrell, our stylised contemporary interpretation of the magnificent seven captures the
charm, whit, charisma and personality of Dennis, Oz, Neville, Bomber, Wayne, Barry and Moxey
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Auf Wiedersehen Pet 40th Anniversary
Foundations are being laid to celebrate televisions no. 1 award winning comedy / drama and
we’d love to hear from you!
Drop us an email at email@example.com to let us know what you’d most like to see, hear and
experience at Auf Wiedersehen Pet’s 40th Anniversary celebrations. And don’t forget to register
your details so we can keep you updated with our Master Plan!
Auf Wiedersehen, Pet at 40!
Live Charity Event Celebrating 40 Years Of AWP!
August 2023: Mike Perry | Auf Wiedersehen Pet Set Designer
Diehard fans of Auf Wiedersehen Pet will recognise the name, but few will fully appreciate
Michael Perry’s integral role as Series 1 and 2 Set Designer. 40 years ago, Mike was tasked with
film location scouting, research and design of many incredible Auf Wiedersehen Pet film sets
we’ve grown to know for 40 years!
We recently caught up with Mike and were astonished to discover some of his original work,
including production models still exist today including home of the Magnificent Seven ‘Hut B’,
Thornely Manor and The Barley Mow!
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Jimmy Nail Stuns Fans At Sell-Out 40th Anniversary Cinema Screening!
Fans from across the country joined the team behind the Official Auf Wiedersehen Pet Fan Site
to watch series 1, episode 1, ‘If I Were A Carpenter’ at the Tyneside Cinema in Newcastle, 40
years to the minute since its first broadcast in 1983.
Lesley Saint-John (Vicky, series 2) joined us on stage for a Q&A before Jimmy Nail (Oz
Osborne) shook the foundations with a surprise entrance and some heartfelt words for fans…
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Auf Wiedersehen Pet 40th Anniversary Cinema Screening – ‘If I Were A Carpenter’
The team behind the Official Auf Wiedersehen Pet Fan Site are incredibly proud to announce
the first of our 40th Anniversary Celebrations in association with The Sunday for Sammy Trust
Forty years on, screening of this classic episode will coincide with the first ever broadcast of
television’s award- winning no.1 comedy drama series back in 1983 when our three Geordie
legends Dennis Patterson (Tim Healy), Neville Hope (Kevin Whately) and Oz Osborne (Jimmy
Nail) leave Blighty in search of a better future. And so, their adventures began...
**This event has been archived. Check out the full review and photographs here**
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What’s The Word Then?
“If you took the lens cap off, you’d take a much better picture”
Paul Glass captured the evening to perfection at the first of our 40th Anniversary Celebrations
View a wonderful selection of photographs of cast, crew and fans from across the UK in the
first of our 40th Anniversary Celebrations on the 11th November 2023, 40 years to the day
since Auf Wiedersehen Pet first aired. Would you like your photograph? Why not drop us a
Special thanks to Paul Glass Photography
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We’re thrilled and incredibly proud to announce our largest-ever live event in celebration
of 40 years of television’s no. 1 award-winning comedy drama series!
On Saturday 11th May 2024 we will be taking over the O2 City Hall Newcastle, to bring you
an exclusive day to commemorate the birth, reception, and enduring legacy of this beloved
television classic featuring Britain’s favourite builders.
We’ll be joined by members of the Auf Wiedersehen, Pet cast and crew* for a nostalgic look
back, including behind-the-scenes information, never-before-seen bloopers, anecdotes, and
memories. And, Jimmy Nail (AKA Leonard Jeffrey ‘Oz’ Osborne) and his band will deliver a
concert performance, featuring Auf Wiedersehen, Pet-related music, including theme songs, as
well as a selection of songs by Oz's idol, American country legend Merle Haggard!
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*Subject to availability