The show also showcased the youth counter-culture of the era against the Conservative dominated politics of the decade under then-Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.
- Rik Mayall as Rick
- Ade Edmondson as Vyvyan Basterd
- Nigel Planer as Neil Pye
- Christopher Ryan as Mike "The-Cool-Person"
- Alexei Sayle as Jerzei Balowski