Bluestone 42. Nick (Oliver Chris). Copyright: BBC.

Bluestone 42

BBC Three sitcom about the military. 21 episodes (3 series), 2013 - 2015. Stars Laura Aikman, Matthew Lewis, Stephen Wight, Tony Gardner and others.

Series 1, Episode 2

Nick has grown tired of eating the same food every day and is desperate to find something tastier. Mary encourages Nick to let Millsy run a re-training exercise. Millsy is ecstatic and ensures he does a very thorough job, much to the disdain of the team.

Further details

Bluestone 42. Image shows from L to R: Mac (Jamie Quinn), Millsy (Gary Carr), Nick (Oliver Chris). Copyright: BBC.

Nick has grown tired of eating the same food every day and is desperate to find something tastier. He's intrigued when the Colonel tips him off about a local delicacy - the Afghan Tiger Gecko.

When Simon makes a mistake out on roadside ops, Mary encourages Nick to let Millsy run a re-training exercise. Millsy is ecstatic and ensures he does a very thorough job, much to the disdain of the team. Nick meanwhile is pre-occupied with searching for the lizard, which he plans to use in his latest efforts to attract Mary.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 12th March 2013
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Three
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Stephen Wight Simon
    Tony Gardner Lt Col Smith
    Katie Lyons Bird
    Scott Hoatson Rocket
    Jamie Quinn Mac
    Keeno Lee Hector Faruq
    Oliver Chris Nick
    Kelly Adams Mary
    Gary Carr Millsy
    Writing team
    James Cary Writer
    Richard Hurst Writer
    Kevin Cecil Script Editor
    Production team
    Iain B MacDonald Director
    Michelle Farr Producer
    Stephen McCrum Executive Producer
    Nigel Williams Editor
    Harry Banks Production Designer
    Vince Pope Composer

    Videos

    Lizard

    Nick and Faruq hunt for a particularly delicious type of lizard.

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    Featuring: Katie Lyons (Bird), Keeno Lee Hector (Faruq), Oliver Chris (Nick).

    Mail

    It's treats all round as the mail arrives for Bluestone 42.

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    Featuring: Stephen Wight (Simon), Tony Gardner (Lt Col Smith), Katie Lyons (Bird), Scott Hoatson (Rocket), Jamie Quinn (Mac), Oliver Chris (Nick), Gary Carr (Millsy).

    Movie night

    Simon worries that the rest of the team think he is past it.

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    Featuring: Stephen Wight (Simon), Katie Lyons (Bird), Oliver Chris (Nick), Gary Carr (Millsy).

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