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Comedy series by Tony Bagley about Martin Christmas - local government officer, cynic and manic depressive.

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: Local government officer Martin Christmas wants inner peace, but is feeling held back. Stars Reece Dinsdale. From October 2006.

Comedy series by Tony Bagley about Martin Christmas, local government officer, cynic and manic depressive. Martin's search for inner peace is constantly thwarted.

Martin Christmas, local government officer, sees his search for inner peace thwarted.

Martin is in search for inner peace but is held back by his yearly visit to the diversity workshop. He has to come up with slogans for a 'Rubbish Bus' and is plagued by Pagans in the Youth and Leisure Department trying to recruit him. Then to top it all, he keeps seeing the image of a bloke with a metal plate in his jaw.

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Is local government officer Martin to blame for the notorious Dalek of Death compost bins? Stars Reece Dinsdale. From October 2006.

Is local government officer Martin to blame for the "Dalek of Death" compost bins? Tony Bagley's comedy series stars Reece Dinsdale. From October 2006.

Is local government officer Martin to blame for the "Dalek of Death" compost bins?

Martin Christmas is reporter Adam Monk's local government whistleblower, so he's horrified to learn of the existence of a rival mystery whistleblower - a whistleblower who has told Adam that it was none other than Martin who ordered the notorious 'Dalek of Death' compost bins. Suddenly local government is a very threatening place.

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Local government officer Martin Christmas makes an unusual visit to the fire station. Stars Reece Dinsdale. From October 2006.

Martin is persuaded to take control of his life. It's harder than it looks when it involves scaling the fire-fighter's climbing tower naked. Stars Reece Dinsdale. From October 2006.

Local government officer, Martin Christmas makes an unusual visit to the fire station.

Stars Reece Dinsdale.

From October 2006.

Martin gets excited at work and disgusted at himself, so he's persuaded by his new neighbours, Naomi and David, to take control of his own life. But taking control of your own life is harder than it looks, especially when it involves scaling the firefighter's climbing tower - naked.

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Martin is horrified that people are doing despicable things to council bins. So he aspires to be a vigilante, despite high blood pressure. Stars Reece Dinsdale. From October 2006.

Comedy series by Tony Bagley about a local government officer. In retaliation for horrendous acts against a council bin, Martin aspires to vigilantism, despite high blood pressure.

Local government officer Martin aspires to be a vigilante, despite high blood pressure.

Martin is horrified to hear that certain individuals are doing despicable things to council waste bins.

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Comedy series by Tony Bagley about Martin Christmas, local government officer, cynic and manic depressive.

5: Rage.

Martin is dragged along to Life Editing by its course tutor and on-off girlfriend Sarah. The one thing that would improve his life, he decides, would be being able to say no. But this doesn't mean that people won't carry on saying no to him.

With Reece Dinsdale, Nicola Walker, James Lance, Paul Copley.

At a "Life Editing" course, local government officer Martin aims to start saying "no". Stars Reece Dinsdale. From November 2006.

At a Life Editing course, local government officer Martin aims to start saying 'no'.

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Martin's boss Roger is suspended after a world-wide FBI sting. Martin finds himself as acting head, but is soon out of his depth. Stars Reece Dinsdale. From November 2006.

Martin's boss Roger is suspended after his computer is taken away following a world-wide sting operation by the FBI. Martin finds himself acting head of Waste and Recycling, and when he meets the outsourcing partner from hell, begins to realise he's in over his head.

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: Local government worker Martin faces a deadly combo - new boss, cats and wheelie bins. Stars Reece Dinsdale. From October 2007.

Insomnia: Local government worker Martin faces a deadly combo - new boss, cats and wheelie bins. Stars Reece Dinsdale. From October 2007.

Local government worker Martin faces a deadly combo - new boss, cats and wheelie bins.

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And why are you late? A game gets out of hand in Martin's local government office. Stars Reece Dinsdale. From November 2007.

And why are you late? A game gets out of hand in Martin's local government office.

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Local government worker Martin attempts a sponsored walk and upsets some Bronte fans. Stars Reece Dinsdale. From November 2007.

Martin foolishly agrees to join his former girlfriend Sarah and her current boyfriend Scott on a sponsored walk to Bronte Country. Will he be able to keep his frequent outbursts and rants to a minimum, or will having an audience for the weekend only encourage him?

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Comedy series by Tony Bagley about Martin Christmas, local government officer, cynic and manic depressive.

4/6. Surveillance

While testing out his latest initiative, a tannoy system that works in conjunction with the CCTV system, Martin becomes its next victim. Will he be able to clear his name?

Martin....Reece Dinsdale

Barney....Matthew Cottle

John....Neil Dudgeon

Banks/Binbagger....Ewan Bailey

Tannoy....Martin Trenaman.

Comedy series by Tony Bagley about Martin Christmas, local government officer and cynic. 4/6: Surveillance. While testing out his latest initiative, Martin becomes its next victim.

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Comedy series by Tony Bagley about Martin Christmas, local government officer, cynic and manic depressive.

5/6. Couples

Martin has turned into some kind of agony aunt and he is less than happy about it.

Martin....Reece Dinsdale

Barney....Matthew Cottle

John....Neil Dudgeon

Sarah....Pippa Haywood

Scott....Kevin Eldon

Saffron....Nadia Kamil

Naomi....Katherine Jakeways

David....Martin Trenaman

Compere....Ewan Bailey.

Comedy series by Tony Bagley about Martin Christmas, local government officer and cynic. 5/6: Couples. Martin has turned into some kind of agony aunt and he is not happy about it.

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Unable to look at his own reflection in a mirror, Martin enlists local artist Dan to help him before it's too late. Stars Reece Dinsdale, Neil Dudgeon. From December 2007.

Comedy series by Tony Bagley about Martin Christmas, local government officer and cynic. 6/6: Phobic. Unable to look at his own reflection, Martin enlists help from a local artist.

Unable to look at his own reflection in a mirror, Martin enlists local artist Dan to help him with his phobia before it's too late.