Twenty Twelve. Image shows from L to R: Siobhan Sharpe (Jessica Hynes), Ian Fletcher (Hugh Bonneville). Copyright: BBC.

Twenty Twelve

BBC Two and BBC Four sitcom about middle management. 13 episodes (2 series), 2011 - 2012. Stars Hugh Bonneville, Jessica Hynes, Amelia Bullmore, Karl Theobald and others.

Series 2, Episode 7 - Loose Ends

There are 10 days left to tie up loose ends before the Deliverance team finally hands over to the Live team...

Further details

Twenty Twelve. Image shows from L to R: Aled Jones, Vicky Long (Catherine Shepherd), Ian Fletcher (Hugh Bonneville). Copyright: BBC.

There are 10 days left to tie up loose ends before the Deliverance team finally hands over to the Live team. But there are some outstanding issues - including news that the fireworks planned for the Opening Ceremony will trigger all the ground to air missiles that are in place for the Games' security.

The team also need to come up with a response when it transpires that the charging stations for the official Olympic electric cars work so slowly that the entire fleet will quickly become plugged in and stationary.

Or how to enliven a competition to compose a special peal of church bells to ring in the dawn of the Opening Day which has so far attracted only two entries.

On a personal note, newly divorced Ian has some loose ends of his own, including what to do with the rest of his life and what to do about Sally...

Broadcast details

Tuesday 24th July 2012
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Hugh Bonneville Ian Fletcher
    Jessica Hynes Siobhan Sharpe
    Amelia Bullmore Kay Hope
    Karl Theobald Graham Hitchins
    Vincent Franklin Nick Jowett
    Olivia Colman Sally Owen
    Morven Christie Fi Healey
    Samuel Barnett Daniel Stroud
    Alex Beckett Barney Lumsden
    Sara Pascoe Coco Lomax
    Joel Fry Karl Marx
    David Tennant Narrator
    Guest cast
    Catherine Shepherd Vicky Long
    Robin Hooper Frederick Moyle
    Tom Riley Christian Jebb
    Martin Marquez Kevin Thingie
    Aled Jones Self
    Writing team
    John Morton Writer
    Production team
    John Morton Director
    Jon Plowman Executive Producer
    Paul Schlesinger Series Producer
    Catherine Gosling Fuller Producer
    Robin Hill Editor
    Andrew Stephenson Production Designer
    Andrew Blaney Composer


    Holiday Options

    Sally talks Ian through different Italian holiday options that he may want to book after his role as Head of Deliverance comes to an end.

    Featuring: Hugh Bonneville (Ian Fletcher), Jessica Hynes (Siobhan Sharpe), Olivia Colman (Sally Owen).

    Charging Points

    Kay Hope has overseen the installation of slow charge charging points to keep the Olympic fleet of electric cars going throughout the games.

    Featuring: Amelia Bullmore (Kay Hope), Karl Theobald (Graham Hitchins), Vincent Franklin (Nick Jowett), Morven Christie (Fi Healey).

    The Big Bong Competition

    Siobhan Sharp, and her creative team at Perfect Curve, discuss potential celebrity judge options for the Big Bong competition.


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