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 2, Episode 3

Nick needs some peace and quiet so he can focus on building a forensic profile of the Taliban bomber, but his team are constantly annoying him.

Further details

Bluestone 42. Image shows from L to R: Bird (Katie Lyons), Rocket (Scott Hoatson). Copyright: BBC.

Nick, needing some peace and quiet, is delighted to stumble on a pleasant disused roof terrace. But soon he has a challenger for his little suntrap.

Mac is distraught when he finds out his Dad is dating the girl he fancied at high school, much to Simon's delight.

Meanwhile Towerblock hatches a plan to scare Bird with Rocket's new pet rat.

Broadcast details

Thursday 13th March 2014
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Matthew Lewis Towerblock
    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
    Writing team
    James Cary Writer
    Richard Hurst Writer
    Nick Doody Writer (Additional Material)
    Mark Evans Writer (Additional Material)
    Hannah Mackay Script Editor
    Emma Nisbet Script Editor
    Lucien Young Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Iain B MacDonald Director
    Michelle Farr Producer
    Stephen McCrum Executive Producer
    Nigel Williams Editor
    Harry Banks Production Designer
    Vince Pope Composer
    Jane Watkins Composer


    Dad's new girlfriend

    Mac's Dad has a new girlfriend who is distressingly familiar.

    Featuring: Matthew Lewis (Towerblock), Stephen Wight (Simon), Katie Lyons (Bird), Scott Hoatson (Rocket), Jamie Quinn (Mac), Kelly Adams (Mary).

    Simon's apology

    Simon's candid apology to Mac backfires somewhat.

    Featuring: Stephen Wight (Simon), Jamie Quinn (Mac).


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