Rab C. Nesbitt. Rab C. Nesbitt (Gregor Fisher). Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Rab C. Nesbitt

BBC Two sitcom set around a Scottish drunk. 66 episodes (pilot + 10 series), 1988 - 2014. Stars Gregor Fisher, Elaine C. Smith, Tony Roper, Barbara Rafferty and others.

Series 6

1. Fast

First broadcast: Friday 1st August 1997

Crisis hits the Nesbitt household when Rab's benefit is suspended, forcing him to seek profitable employment.


2. Wild

First broadcast: Friday 8th August 1997

Rab acquires an allotment but his family and friends pour scorn on his new-found interest in gardening.


3. Growth

First broadcast: Friday 15th August 1997

In the first of a two-part story Rab becomes seriously ill, but for once drink isn't responsible - he's only had eight pints of beer.


4. Semmitry

First broadcast: Friday 22nd August 1997

In the second of a two-part story Rab is fighting cancer. He is also fighting off the hospital padre. But will he survive as he meditates on life's great themes - love, death and singer Gloria Gaynor?


5. Bulbs

First broadcast: Friday 29th August 1997

Jamesie organises a trip to Amsterdam to see the bulbfields. But Rab soon discovers that the only bulbs his pal is interested in are red ones.


6. Binge

First broadcast: Friday 5th September 1997

Gash gets married, but first he must go on the obligatory three-day binge.


Series 6 Products