last chance saloon


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last chance saloon

n
1. a place frequented by unsavoury or contemptible people
2. a situation considered to be the last opportunity for success
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It's the last chance saloon next week and no one will expect them to win so a relaxed build-up with a smile on their faces may be the best approach.
Isn't it time the Scottish Government told ScotRail Abellio that it is in the last chance saloon?" Sturgeon replied: "ScotRail should treat a remedial plan very much as a last chance saloon - that's the very nature of it.
Andy Burnham slammed train operator Northern, suggesting the company was in the "last chance saloon" after axing hundreds of services, delays and cancellations following the new timetable introduced on May 20.
Both teams are in the last chance saloon in terms of their National League survival hopes.
A teenage tearaway has been warned by a sheriff she is drinking in the last chance saloon.
Now Koeman (above), who is also likely to impose a club fine of two weeks' wages - PS320,000 - will leave Rooney in no doubt the 31-year-old is drinking in the last chance saloon.
In the afternoon, from 2pm-6pm, the Northumbria Last Chance Saloon for the Delancey UK Chess Challenge will be held at: Forest Hall Ex-Servicemen's Institute, Crescent Way North, Forest Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 9AR.
We are in the last chance saloon to show the Government, despite all the difficulties largely of their own making with its faltering Northern Powerhouse, that we can pull together to revitalise our economy and improve skills, education and infrastructure with regard to housing, transport and jobs.
BIRMINGHAM'S biggest nightclub has been warned it is in the "last chance saloon" after a customer was attacked by a bouncer.
Now that Camille (above, left, with Goodman, played by Kris Marshall) has been offered a job in Paris, it's the last chance saloon for Humphrey if he's going to declare his feelings.
The online series, called Last Chance Saloon, follows Twink, formerly the official photographer for 1980s mod band The Jam, as he embarks on a year-long journey to understand mental illness while recording an album and performing live for the first time with his own band.
"You are in the last chance saloon," court chairman John Mortimer told her.