Saxondale. Image shows from L to R: Tommy (Steve Coogan), Magz (Ruth Jones)


  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two
  • 2006 - 2007
  • 13 episodes (2 series)

Steve Coogan stars as Tommy Saxondale, an ex-roadie now running a pest control business in suburbia. Also features Ruth Jones, Rasmus Hardiker, Morwenna Banks, James Bachman, Rosie Cavaliero and Darren Boyd

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Series 1, Episode 5

A series of humiliations force Tom into attending a gym for the first time in decades. His attempts to educate Raymond in matters cultural are undermined, as Vicky pairs the young trainee up with her uncomplicated friend Tina.

Broadcast details

Monday 17th July 2006
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Steve Coogan Tommy
Ruth Jones Magz
Rasmus Hardiker Raymond
Morwenna Banks Vicky
James Bachman Alistair
Guest cast
Tom Meeten Tim
Vicki Pepperdine Squirrel Woman
Sarah Hadland Tina
Kobna Holdbrook-Smith Trainer
Andrew McHale Gym Member
Writing team
Steve Coogan Writer
Neil Maclennan Writer
Ben Miller Script Editor
Production team
Matt Lipsey Director
Ted Dowd Producer
Steve Coogan Executive Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Kerry Waddell Line Producer
Charlie Phillips Editor
David Ferris (as Dave Ferris) Production Designer
Lindsay Hughes Casting Director
Marcia Stanton Costume Designer
Francis De Groote Director of Photography
Lisa Cavalli-Green (as Lisa Cavalli Green) Make-up Designer
Sam Dawking 1st Assistant Director

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