Cockroaches. Image shows from L to R: Tom (Daniel Lawrence Taylor), Suze (Esther Smith). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.


Series 1

Cockroaches. Oscar (Jack Whitehall). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Tuesday 13th January 2015

Tom, Suze and Laura stumble across the camp while wandering around the wasteland that was once England. Unfortunately, the place is run by Oscar, Suze's insufferable ex. They soon discover lack of food and water are the least of their problems.


Cockroaches. Felix (Tom Davis). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Tuesday 20th January 2015

When Tom is elected the new boss of the survivors' camp, he finds leadership harder than expected. People are fighting, the water system needs fixing, and there is a very real threat of cannibals. Meanwhile, Suze attempts to set up a school, and Laura is forced to answer questions about her mum and Oscar.


Cockroaches. Image shows from L to R: Tom (Daniel Lawrence Taylor), Suze (Esther Smith), Oscar (Jack Whitehall). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Tuesday 27th January 2015

Tom assembles a team to go to the supermarket as the camp is running out of food. Our heroes' lives are put at risk along the way.

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Cockroaches. Doctor (Alexander Armstrong). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Tuesday 3rd February 2015

After the children suddenly turn green, panic spreads through the camp. Is it nuclear radiation? Time to call the Doctor.


Cockroaches. Pete Probert (Rich Hall). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Tuesday 10th February 2015

Tom deals with the arrival of his troublesome in-laws, as well as a beautiful and mysterious stranger.


Cockroaches. Ash (Jaime Winstone). Copyright: Big Talk Productions.

6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Tuesday 17th February 2015

Tom and Laura are kidnapped by the Spectrum gang of cannibals, and thrown into jail. Will they be rescued in time?