QUEEN VIC VOTED THE BEST PUB ON TELLY.
Byline: JOE ROBERTS
SOAP fans have voted the Queen Vic the Best TV Boozer of All Time, with Alfie Moon Alfred William "Alfie" Moon was a fictional character in the popular BBC soap opera EastEnders. He was played by Shane Richie. Personality
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The Queen Vic was voted Best Boozer ahead of the Rovers Return, with the Nags Head in the classic Only Fools And Horses third, Cheers Bar in US sitcom Cheers fourth and Emmerdale's Woolpack fifth.
Alfie Moon, played by former game show host Shane Ritchie, beat off EastEnders' notorious Dirty Den to land the title of Greatest TV Barman.
Mike from Only Fools and Horses was third, Sam Malone of Cheers was fourth and Coro- nation Street's Jack Duckworth was fifth.
BEST TV PUB/BA
1Queen Vic (EastEnders) Rovers Return (Corrie) Nags Head (Only Fools) Cheers Bar (Cheers)
Moe's Tavern (Simpsons) Dog in the Pond (Hollyoaks)
Lou's Place (Neighbours) E20 (EastEnders)
Bar Brookie brook·ie
A brook trout. (Brookside)
BEST TV BARMA
1Alfie Moon (EastEnders) Dirty Den (EastEnders)
Mike (Only Fools and Horses)
Sam Malone (Cheers)
Jack Duckworth (Corrie)
Moe (The Simpsons)
Frank Butcher (EastEnders)
Grant Mitchell (EastEnders)
Phil Mitchell (EastEnders)
Jack Osborne (Hollyoaks)
BEST TV BARMAID
Bet Lynch (Corrie) Tiffany (EastEnders)
Kat Slater (EastEnders)
(EastEnders) Elsie Tanner (Corrie) Shelley Unwin (Corrie) Angie Watts (EastEnders) Carla (Cheers)
Dianne Blackstock (Emmerdale)
Rebecca Howe (Cheers)
BEST TV PUBGOER
(Only Fools & Horses)
Charlie Slater (EastEnders)
Norm Peterson (Cheers)
Dot Cotton (EastEnders) Homer Simpson (Simpsons) Jim Brannan (EastEnders) Ben Davies (Hollyoaks)
Gus Smith (EastEnders) Karen McDonald (Corrie)
WINNING TEAM: Alfie Moon and the Old Vic