Detectorists. Image shows from L to R: Lance Stater (Toby Jones), Andy Stone (Mackenzie Crook). Copyright: BBC.

Detectorists

BBC Four sitcom about treasure hunters. 19 episodes (3 series), 2014 - 2017. Stars Mackenzie Crook, Toby Jones, Rachael Stirling, Gerard Horan and others.

Detectorists. Image shows from L to R: Andy Stone (Mackenzie Crook), Lance Stater (Toby Jones).

Series 3, Episode 5

Andy and Lance become eco-warriors when they find their beloved oak tree is due to be felled. But a 24hr helpline turns out to be more of a hindrance. Andy stumbles upon treasure when for once, he wasn't even looking.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 6th December 2017
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Four
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Mackenzie Crook Andy Stone
Toby Jones Lance Stater
Rachael Stirling Becky
Simon Farnaby Art
Paul Casar Paul
Diana Rigg Veronica
Alexa Davies Kate
Rebecca Callard Toni
Guest cast
Asa James Wallace Stanley
Dan Tetsell Foreman Steve
Ben Langley Solar Bloke
Dan Phillips Builder
Writing team
Mackenzie Crook Writer
Andrew Ellard Story Producer
Production team
Mackenzie Crook Director
Gill Isles Producer
Lisa Thomas Executive Producer
Alan Marke Executive Producer
Jim Reid Executive Producer
Alex Moody Executive Producer
Colin Fair Editor
Sam Harley (as Samantha Harley) Production Designer
Johnny Flynn Composer
Dan Michaelson Composer

Video

Stephen Fry or Sandy Toksvig?

Who is the best host of QI? Andy and Lance consider...

Featuring: Mackenzie Crook (Andy Stone), Toby Jones (Lance Stater).

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