The Rubbish World Of Dave Spud
The Rubbish World Of Dave Spud

The Rubbish World Of Dave Spud

  • TV sitcom
  • CITV
  • 2019 - 2023
  • 104 episodes (3 series)

Animated sitcom for CITV about a boy who is a magnet for disaster. Stars Johnny Vegas, Arthur Smith, Philip Glenister, Jane Horrocks, Lisa Hammond and more.

  • This series will continue at a later date

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Series 2, Episode 8 - The Grimsby Mermaid

Dave stumbles across a mermaid at the dockside who invites herself round for tea and takes up residence in the Spuds' bathtub, so Dave and his family must somehow persuade their unwanted guest to go back to her watery home.

Preview clips

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 7th March 2021
Time
9:05am
Channel
ITV1
Length
20 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 7th March 2021 6:45pm CITV
Tuesday 16th March 2021 7:05am CITV
Tuesday 16th March 2021 6:55pm CITV
Tuesday 30th March 2021 12:15pm CITV
Tuesday 30th March 2021 7:10pm CITV
Saturday 3rd April 2021 2:05pm CITV
Wednesday 7th April 2021 7:10pm CITV
Thursday 8th April 2021 12:15pm CITV
Friday 16th April 2021 7:10pm CITV
Thursday 22nd April 2021 4:45pm CITV
Saturday 1st May 2021 8:55am CITV
Monday 3rd May 2021 12:50pm CITV
Monday 3rd May 2021 4:45pm CITV
Wednesday 12th May 2021 4:45pm CITV
Friday 21st May 2021 4:45pm CITV
Friday 4th June 2021 9:40am CITV
Sunday 27th June 2021 2:05pm CITV
Monday 28th June 2021 2:35pm CITV
Tuesday 29th June 2021 9:10am CITV
Saturday 10th July 2021 8:55am CITV
Thursday 29th July 2021 11:40am CITV
Thursday 29th July 2021 7:45pm CITV
Saturday 7th August 2021 6:20am ITV1
Thursday 12th August 2021 11:40am CITV
Thursday 12th August 2021 7:45pm CITV
Thursday 26th August 2021 11:40am CITV
Thursday 26th August 2021 7:45pm CITV
Tuesday 14th September 2021 2:30pm CITV
Wednesday 15th September 2021 9:40am CITV
Sunday 19th September 2021 10:40am CITV
Tuesday 12th October 2021 2:30pm CITV
Wednesday 13th October 2021 9:40am CITV
Thursday 4th November 2021 5:15pm CITV
Thursday 4th November 2021 7:35pm CITV
Friday 5th November 2021 7:05am CITV
Wednesday 17th November 2021 10:10am CITV
Friday 26th November 2021 7:40pm CITV
Friday 10th December 2021 7:05am CITV
Saturday 11th December 2021 6:20am ITV1
Thursday 16th December 2021 5:15pm CITV
Thursday 16th December 2021 7:40pm CITV
Monday 3rd January 2022 5:45pm CITV
Sunday 9th January 2022 12:40pm CITV
Thursday 13th January 2022 7:10am CITV
Sunday 16th January 2022 10:20am CITV
Sunday 16th January 2022 6:45pm CITV
Tuesday 1st February 2022 10:45am CITV
Tuesday 1st February 2022 5:15pm CITV
Monday 21st February 2022 2:15pm CITV
Saturday 12th March 2022 6:25am ITV1
Thursday 24th March 2022 5:15pm CITV
Friday 22nd April 2022 5:45pm CITV
Thursday 28th April 2022 10:45am CITV
Saturday 30th April 2022 10:40am CITV
Saturday 30th April 2022 7:00pm CITV
Saturday 11th June 2022 6:20am ITV1
Monday 13th June 2022 10:45am CITV
Thursday 16th June 2022 5:15pm CITV
Monday 1st August 2022 7:40am CITV
Thursday 4th August 2022 5:30pm CITV
Saturday 6th August 2022 3:30pm CITV
Sunday 7th August 2022 10:30am CITV
Thursday 15th September 2022 5:15pm CITV
Tuesday 27th September 2022 8:00am CITV
Tuesday 27th September 2022 2:00pm CITV
Monday 21st November 2022 7:45am CITV
Saturday 10th December 2022 6:10am ITV1
Thursday 29th December 2022 1:00pm CITV
Wednesday 4th January 2023 12:45pm CITV
Friday 6th January 2023 5:45pm CITV
Thursday 16th March 2023 5:45pm CITV
Friday 17th March 2023 8:15am CITV
Tuesday 25th April 2023 6:45am CITV
Monday 19th June 2023 6:45am CITV
Wednesday 12th July 2023 6:45am CITV

Cast & crew

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)
Akiya Henry Various (Voice)
Adam Gillen Various (Voice)
David Holt Various (Voice)
Roger Griffiths Various (Voice)
Dave Peacock Various (Voice)
Ed Foster (as Edward Foster) Various (Voice)
Writing team
Vicky Godding Script Editor
Ciaran Murtagh Writer
Andrew Jones (as Andrew Barnett Jones) Writer
Production team
Ed Foster Director
Zoran Jankovic Animation Director
Iain Harvey Producer
Jon Rennie Executive Producer
Nick Harvey Executive Producer
Rebecca Warner-Perry Line Producer
Michele Chiappa Editor
Will Winfield Editor
Kadesha Affrica Drija Editor
Felix Burton (as Basement Jaxx) Composer
Simon Ratcliffe (as Basement Jaxx) Composer

Video

The Grimsby Mermaid

Dave stumbles across a mermaid at the dockside who invites herself round for tea. Taking up residence in the Spuds' bathtub, Dave and his family must somehow persuade their unwanted guest to go back to her watery home.

Featuring: Johnny Vegas (Dave Spud).

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