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Rab C. Nesbitt

Commons (Season 8, Episode 2)
TV Episode | 29 min | Comedy

MP Tony Welthorpe, who thinks the unemployed are 'feather-bedded',accepts the challenge to change life-styles with Rab for a month and live on benefits. After a shaky start Rab endears himself to Tony's wife Jenny with his knowledge of the...See moreMP Tony Welthorpe, who thinks the unemployed are 'feather-bedded',accepts the challenge to change life-styles with Rab for a month and live on benefits. After a shaky start Rab endears himself to Tony's wife Jenny with his knowledge of the Social Security Acts and they end up kissing.Tony is patronising and offensive, making a play for Mary, but Gash sees a way to fix him. Written by don @ minifie-1 See less
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Updated May 21, 1999

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May 21, 1999 (United Kingdom)
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17 cast members
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Gregor Fisher
Rab C. Nesbitt Rab C. Nesbitt   See fewer
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Elaine C. Smith
Mary Nesbitt Mary Nesbitt   See fewer
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Andrew Fairlie
Gash Nesbitt Gash Nesbitt   See fewer
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Tony Roper
Jamesie Cotter Jamesie Cotter   See fewer
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Barbara Rafferty
Ella Cotter Ella Cotter   See fewer
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John Kazek
Norrie Norrie   See fewer
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Nicola Park
Bridie Bridie   See fewer
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Kevin McNally
Tony Welthorpe Tony Welthorpe   See fewer
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Phyllis Logan
Jenny Welthorpe Jenny Welthorpe   See fewer
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Ellie Bedford
Chloe Welthorpe Chloe Welthorpe   See fewer
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Dan Howells
Toby Welthorpe Toby Welthorpe   See fewer
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Ron Donachie
Huggett Huggett   See fewer
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Meg Johnson
Speaker Of The House Speaker Of The House   See fewer
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7.4 / 10 | 11 votes