Only an Excuse?


Broadcast every Hogmanay on BBC One Scotland since 1986.

The heroes, villains and bampots of the beautiful game are lampooned mercilessly in a half-hour comedy special. Putting the boot into players, pundits and politicians alike, Jonathan Watson’s stunningly accurate take on Scotland’s top personalities is now the stuff of legend.

Performer – Jonathan Watson
Director – Brian Jobson
Producer – Philip Differ
Executive Producer - Colin Gilbert