Borderline. Image shows from L to R: Clive Hassler (David Elms), Grant Brodie (Jamie Michie), Linda Proctor (Jackie Clune), Andy Church (Liz Kingsman), Tariq Mansoor (David Avery). Copyright: Little Rock.


Channel 5 sitcom set in an airport. 12 episodes (2 series), 2016 - 2017. Stars Jackie Clune, David Avery, Liz Kingsman, David Elms and others.

Series 1

Borderline. Image shows from L to R: Grant Brodie (Jamie Michie), Unknown, Clive Hassler (David Elms). Copyright: Little Rock.

1. Profiling

First broadcast: Tuesday 2nd August 2016

Chief Inspector Proctor is sent a set of new directives from the Home Office that amount to an instruction to carry out racial profiling. Stuck with having to persuade her team to adopt a set of rules that even she finds offensive or risk her job by angering her Home Office masters, in desperation she even tries to enlist support outside her department from the baggage handlers.

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Borderline. Stacey Allen (Kerry Howard). Copyright: Little Rock.

2. The Hens

First broadcast: Tuesday 9th August 2016

Clive has his hands full processing two rowdy females from a hen party who have been banned from flying to Benidorm because of excessive drunkenness.

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Borderline. Copyright: Little Rock.

3. The Cop

First broadcast: Tuesday 16th August 2016

The regular flight schedule into Northend Airport is suspended, and a special guest is in the building, in the form of Detective Terry Bradshaw from the London Met.

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Borderline. Grant Brodie (Jamie Michie). Copyright: Little Rock.

4. Goodbye Charles

First broadcast: Tuesday 23rd August 2016

Today is Clive's birthday and he is expecting a big surprise party. He is doomed to disappointment.

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Borderline. Mark Addy. Copyright: Little Rock.

5. Asylum

First broadcast: Tuesday 30th August 2016

This week, the team deal with their first case of an asylum seeker.

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Borderline. Image shows from L to R: Grant Brodie (Jamie Michie), Clive Hassler (David Elms), Dasha Panchenko (Sanja Gregorcic). Copyright: Little Rock.

6. Goodbyes

First broadcast: Tuesday 6th September 2016

It is Clive's last month in the Border Force, but his colleagues have more important things on their minds, as this semi-improvised spoof observational documentary series concludes this week.

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