A nomadic social class. A lifestyle derived from gypsies and more recently defined by new age travellers.
Film Snatch - Guy Ritchie: It all starts simply enough, but gets dangerously complicated, for bare-knuckle fight promoter Turkish (Statham). He’s had enough of working out of a dilapidated caravan and wants a new one to act as his office. Expecting a bit of bother with the ‘pikies’ who he wants to buy a caravan from, he takes his prize fighter.
A more violent strain of chav.
Fond of ending sentences with Blud, or Bruv and occasionally Brer.
Some pikies mugged my little brother!