- Ensemble Dark Horse: Joy, the sociopathic P.A, went from having two-minute appearances in Series Two to having her own plotlines in later episodes.
- "Funny Aneurysm" Moment: In the season two episode "Baseball", Henry talks about a disturbing rumour he heard over lunch at the club, to which Damien replies, "Oh, not Jimmy Savile again?"
- Hilarious in Hindsight:
- Characters often insult Sarah Ferguson's book Budgie the Little Helicopter. Jeff Rawle (George) provided voices for the animated adaptation of the same book.
- Damien tries to report next to a burning pile of drugs and gradually gets high off the fumes. In 2015, reporter Quentin Somerville encountered the same problem.
- Retroactive Recognition:
YMMV / Drop the Dead Donkey