The Rubbish World Of Dave Spud.

The Rubbish World Of Dave Spud

CITV sitcom about a boy prone to disaster. 26 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Johnny Vegas, Arthur Smith, Philip Glenister, Jane Horrocks and others.

Another series is in development.
Episode 1 is repeated tomorrow at 8:20am.

Series 1, Episode 3 - A Whaley Good Time

Fuzzypeg eats the Spuds' fish supper and Dave has to catch another. Things look up when he hooks something, but it turns out to be a whale.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 3rd September 2019
15 minutes


  1. Friday 30th October 2020 at 8:50am on CITV
  2. Friday 30th October 2020 at 3:25pm on CITV
  3. Monday 2nd November 2020 at 4:00pm on CITV
  4. Tuesday 3rd November 2020 at 8:50am on CITV

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Johnny Vegas Dave Spud (Voice)
Arthur Smith George Spud (Voice)
Philip Glenister Betty Spud (Voice)
Jane Horrocks Gran (Voice)
Lisa Hammond Anna Spud (Voice)
Gina Yashere Gareth the Starfish (Voice)
Guest cast
Akiya Henry Various (Voice)
Adam Gillen Various (Voice)
David Holt Various (Voice)
Writing team
Denise Cassar Writer
Vicky Godding Script Editor
Production team
Ed Foster Director
Iain Harvey Producer
Jon Rennie Executive Producer
Gemma Martin Animation


A Whaley Good Time preview

Fuzzypeg the dog eats the Spuds' fish supper and Dave is tasked with catching another.

Featuring: Johnny Vegas (Dave Spud), Arthur Smith (George Spud), Philip Glenister (Betty Spud), Jane Horrocks (Gran), Lisa Hammond (Anna Spud), Gina Yashere (Gareth the Starfish).


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