I Was A Hitman For Primrose Dairies
Season -, Episode -
Air date 31 December 2008
Episode guide
Get Out Of That, Then
Some Adventures of the Inventor of the Mother Stitch
Retired milkman Luther 'Hobbo' Hobdyke calls upon his MI5 experience to form a band of reluctant volunteers, to react to any emergency.
  • First appearances of Hobbo and Stella.
  • This episode sees the introduction of the new trio: Alvin, Entwistle and Hobbo. Clegg and Truly are reduced to secondary characters, and only appear briefly in the episode.
  • This episode was dedicated to Kathy Staff who died 2 weeks before this episode aired. Her character, Nora Batty, does not appear in this episode. It is explained that she is visiting Australia, and her sister, Stella, is house-sitting for her.
  • This is the first episode to be produced in High Definition (HD)
  • Last New Years special
  • Provisional audience figure of 3.9m.