All Along The Watchtower. Image shows from L to R: Airman Tench (Felix Bell), Flight Lieutenant Simon Harrison (Chris Lang), Wing-Commander Hilary Campbell-Stokes (Roger Blake). Copyright: BBC.

All Along The Watchtower

BBC One sitcom about an RAF base. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1999. Stars Felix Bell, Chris Lang, Roger Blake, Zoë Eeles and others.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Keeping The Peace

Whilst the base takes delivery of a new early warning system - acquired from North Korea via 'contacts' rather than the normal routes - Ian has guests staying in the hotel, and is shocked to find that he's listed in a guide book for the location's tranquility.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 14th March 1999
Time
6:15pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Felix Bell Airman Tench
Chris Lang Flight Lieutenant Simon Harrison
Roger Blake Wing-Commander Hilary Campbell-Stokes
Zoë Eeles Eilidh Guthrie
Tony Roper Iain Guthrie
Tom Watson Douggie Maclaggan
Georgie Glen Mrs Mulvey
Michael B. Blair (as Michael Blair) Callum
Guest cast
Mark Heap Mr Carter
Felicity Montagu (as Felcity Montagu) Mrs Carter
Geoffrey McGivern Greg
Mark Stevenson Russian Pilot
Writing team
Pete Sinclair Writer
Trevelyan Evans Writer
Production team
Lissa Evans Director
Pete Thornton Producer
Mike Bolland Executive Producer
Mykola Pawluk Editor
Andrew Howe-Davies Production Designer
Debbie Wiseman Composer