* FunnyAneurysmMoment: James' reminiscences of his childhood sweetheart who, aged 8, left him for Gary Glitter.
* HarsherInHindsight: The scene with James saying that his first ever girlfriend when they were both pre-pubescent ended when she left him for Gary Glitter is painful to hear now Glitter has been exposed a sexual abuser of young girls.
* IdiotPlot: So much trouble could have been avoided if James Hamilton had thought to say to Helen Quilley on their first date "Oh, by the way [[spoiler: I'm separated from my first wife and we're getting a divorce, but don't worry, it's all amicable".]]
* {{Narm}}: Lydia leaving Gerry in one of the timelines: "It's over! ''Again!''"