Gary: Tank Commander. Gary McLintoch (Greg McHugh). Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Gary: Tank Commander

BBC One Scotland and BBC Two Scotland sitcom about a soldier. 19 episodes (3 series), 2009 - 2012. Stars Greg McHugh, Robert Jack, Scott Fletcher, Paul-James Corrigan and others.

Series 2, Episode 5 - Climate Control

Patrolling the outer perimeter at a climate conference is looking like being one of the most boring jobs the soldiers have ever had...

Further details

Gary: Tank Commander. Image shows from L to R: Jacko (Robert Jack), Adam (Paul-James Corrigan). Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Patrolling the perimeter at a climate conference is one of the most boring jobs the soldiers have ever had... until Gary catches sight of a family of protesters dressed up as rabbits.

Rounding them up is only half the battle, as Sergeant Thomson insists they are delivered to the police who are waiting at a far away checkpoint. As they travel with their prisoners, the family try to get through to Gary with their message of peace, but it is their costumes that have the most emotional effect on him.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 31st January 2011
Time
10:35pm
Channel
BBC One Scotland
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Greg McHugh Gary McLintoch
Robert Jack Jacko
Scott Fletcher Charlie
Paul-James Corrigan Adam
Stuart Bowman Sergeant Thomson
Guest cast
Moray Hunter George Rabbit
Anne Downie Moira Rabbit
Emma Currie Sue Rabbit
Rhys Teare-Williams Brendan Rabbit
Dave Walker (as David Walker) Farmer Jones
Writing team
Greg McHugh Writer
Chris Grady Script Editor
Production team
Iain Davidson Director
Rab Christie Producer
Ewan Angus Executive Producer
Colin Gilbert Executive Producer
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