- One minor Black Comedy moment. Two Soldiers have caught some looters stealing food.
Soldier 1: [Indicates towards crisps among the loot] What flavour are they?Soldier 2: Prawn Cocktail.Soldier 1: Aye, they fucking would be!
- Jimmy's father has the misfortune to be on the lavatory when the bombs start falling, causing him to pull up his trousers with a succinct "Bloody hell!"
- Jane's pierced ears. It's nice to know that even in a post-nuclear apocalypse world, no girl or woman ever goes out without some sort of jewelry adorning them.
- An anti-war protestor gets into an argument with a heckler. "Don't call me unpatriotic! I've been trying to get us out of the Common Market for years!"