FILM : Brassed Off
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Brassed Off 1996 Peter Postlethwaite, Ewan McGregor, Tara Fitzgerald Doncaster, rear of the sub-aqua club, the Art College, St George's Church, railway station and college. Grimethorpe, various pit villages in South Yorkshire, Piece Hall, Halifax.
Director : Mark Herman   Production Company : Channel 4, Miramax, Prominent  Region : LONDON A-B,NORTH

Imminent closure of coal mine threatens the future of the colliery brass band.

UK Onscreen is also very helpful with locations for this one. Neil Rigby.

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Brassed Off [DVD]

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Brassed Off - The pit, the coal mine.
Brassed Off

bo001. The pit, the coal mine.

bo001n. Grimethorpe Colliery, South Yorkshire.
(Modern Photo Added: 18-04-2012)

Brassed Off - The workers.
Brassed Off

bo001a. The workers.

bo001an. The site buildings.
(Modern Photo Added: 18-04-2012)

Brassed Off - South Yorkshire village.
Brassed Off

bo002. South Yorkshire village.

bo002n. Sleuth Neil Rigby has worked with Google Earth and in some cases gives thanks to British Film Locations (BFL) to resolve many of the unknown locations here. Now demolished but a "ready to be demolished" picture courtesy of Barnsley Council of the houses to the right. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 14-12-2015)

Brassed Off - Kwik Save far left.
Brassed Off

bo003. Kwik Save far left.

bo003n. Alleyway behind High Street, Grimethorpe with thanks to BFL, Google Earth and Neil R. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 14-12-2015)

Brassed Off - A street.
Brassed Off

bo004. A street.

bo004n. Alleyway behind High Street looking from Acorn Way, Grimethorpe. Neil and Google Earth. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 14-12-2015)

Brassed Off - An estate.
Brassed Off

bo005. An estate.

bo005n. Windmill Avenue, Grimethorpe with thanks to BFL, Google Earth and Neil R. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 14-12-2015)

Brassed Off - A pub in a High Street
Brassed Off

bo006. A pub in a High Street

bo006n. High Street, Grimethorpe with thanks to BFL, Google Earth and Neil R. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 14-12-2015)

Brassed Off - The junction opposite the pub.
Brassed Off

bo006a. The junction opposite the pub.

bo006an. Cudworth View corner with High Street, Grimethorpe. Google Earth and Neil R. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 14-12-2015)

Brassed Off - Another street.
Brassed Off

bo007. Another street.

bo007n. Chapel Street off High Street, Grimethorpe. Google Earth and Neil R. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 14-12-2015)

Brassed Off - Chip shop.
Brassed Off

bo008. Chip shop.

bo008n. The "Chippy" now Home Farm Bakery, High Street corner with Chapel Street, Grimethorpe. Google Earth and Neil R. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 14-12-2015)

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