Steve Black, although credited as Steven Black, makes a cameo appearance as Bobby, Black is currently performance coach at Huddersfield Town F.C. He has also worked at Newcastle United F.C. and was Johnny Wilkinson's mentor for many years.
Paul Palance, who plays Bryson, also appeared alongside Jimmy Nail in another one of Nail's shows, Crocodile Shoes
. Palance appears as Big Chrissie and appears throughout the series and is friends with Jimmy Nail's character, Jed. He also plays a cameo role in Auf Wiedershen, Pet
, as a drunk.