Don't Forget The Driver. Peter Green (Toby Jones)
Don't Forget The Driver

Don't Forget The Driver

  • TV comedy drama
  • BBC Two
  • 2019
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Comedy about a coach driver and single father whose mundane life is challenged. Stars Toby Jones, Claire Rushbrook, Marcia Warren, Jo Eaton-Kent, Luwam Teklizgi and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 5

Don't Forget The Driver. Image shows from L to R: Joy (Marcia Warren), Rita (Luwam Teklizgi)
Attempting to escape their pursuers, Peter takes his whole family along on a day trip to Babbacombe Model Village in Devon, while Joy's ailing mind transports her back in time.

Further details

Concerned about the safety of his family, when Peter is assigned a daytrip to Babbacombe Model Village in Devon, he brings the whole clan along.

Left to explore the model village with Rita, Joy's ailing mind takes her back in time. The twin brothers discuss what to do about their mum, and Barry berates Peter for his decision to take Rita in.

The trip ends in chaos as it becomes clear to Peter that someone close to him can no longer be trusted.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 7th May 2019
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
Toby Jones Peter Green
Marcia Warren Joy
Jo Eaton-Kent Bradley
Luwam Teklizgi Rita
Danny Kirrane Squeaky Dave
Erin Kellyman Kayla
Dino Kelly Lech
Toby Jones Barry Green
Luke Sullivan Ade
Guest cast
Anthony Somers Roy
Perry Benson Nigel
Jonathan Barnwell Gulliver
Writing team
Toby Jones Writer
Tim Crouch Writer
Emma Genders Script Editor
Production team
Tim Kirkby Director
Holly Pullinger Producer
Jane Featherstone Executive Producer
Naomi De Pear Executive Producer
Kate Daughton Executive Producer
Donald Mackinnon Line Producer
Tom Hemmings Editor
Melanie Allen Production Designer
Sam Jones Casting Director
Sam Perry Costume Designer
Jamie Cairney Director of Photography
Bean Ellis Make-up Designer
Malcolm Davies 1st Assistant Director

Press

A pivotal, penultimate instalment of a series that's stealthily taking its place in 2019's comedy pantheon. Proving that star/co-writer Toby Jones and creator Tim Crouch can do taut episodes as well as artful longueurs, Pete's improvised family share a day of epiphanies ... at a model village.

Jack Seale, The Guardian, 7th May 2019

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