see also pig,50
the term "coppers" can be traced back tot he early 19th century in new york city when the first police force consisting of an 8 men unarmed patrol unit wore on their shirt an 8 point copper badge to distinguish themselves as officers of the law. as a result the general public started calling them coppers
Quite possibly the best place in the world, where magic happens and everyone is looking for the shift.
No-one has ever had a bad night in here!
can be used as an adjective either as in i was "coppered" the other night....
I was in Coppers,
wher u drunk last night?
Yesh i was coppered