* One minor BlackComedy moment. Two soldiers have caught some looters stealing food.
-->'''Soldier 1''': ''[Indicates towards crisps among the loot]'' What flavour are they?
-->'''Soldier 2''': [[StockYuck 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!"