Burnistoun. Image shows from L to R: Robert Florence, Iain Connell. Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Burnistoun

BBC Scotland and BBC One Scotland and BBC Two Scotland sketch show from Robert Florence and Iain Connell. 22 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 2009 - 2019. Stars Robert Florence, Iain Connell, Allan Miller, Richard Rankin and others.

Series 2, Episode 5

Doberman Man comes face-to-face with his archenemy, and James Bond finally arrives in Burnistoun for an unpromising encounter with his contact.

Further details

Burnistoun's caped crusader, Doberman Man, comes face to face with his arch enemy - Big Sanny Tolan's boy; and James Bond finally arrives in Burnistoun for an unpromising encounter with his local female contact.

Meanwhile a vending machine fights back after being kicked by a dissatisfied would be customer; we find out what action to take when being kept awake by noisy seagulls; and Carlos Zumba demonstrates why his dance craze is such a hit with the ladies.

A local undertaker offers a surprising funeral deal and Burnistoun's local MP gets caught out by online technology.

Finally we go back into time to the local dance hall at the time of the second world war and see how the local girls reacted when the Yanks came to Burnistoun.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 2nd May 2011
Time
10:20pm
Channel
BBC One Scotland
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Robert Florence Various
Iain Connell Various
Allan Miller Ensemble Actor
Richard Rankin Ensemble Actor
Kirsty Strain Ensemble Actor
Louise Stewart Ensemble Actor
David Allan Ensemble Actor
Jim Muir Ensemble Actor
Gerry McLaughlin Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Kimberly Neill (as Kimberley Neill) Ensemble Actor
Finlay McLean Ensemble Actor
Doreen McGillivray Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Robert Florence Writer
Iain Connell Writer
Niall Clark Script Editor
Production team
Iain Davidson Director
Iain Davidson Producer
Ewan Angus Executive Producer
Rab Christie Executive Producer

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Burnistoun's local MP gets caught out by online technology.

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Featuring: Robert Florence, Iain Connell, Kirsty Strain, Louise Stewart.

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