He also stared as himself in the first season episode, Show and Yell.
Appearance in Show and Yell
Alan came into to the station to catch a train, however the train was taking longer than expected so he has to wait. While he waited he entertained Matthew Jones and Tanya Cupper with some ventriloquist dummies and he leaves them with the kids while he goes off to run a few errands.
- Grace Bass (performed; first season only; 1989)
- Tex (performed and voiced; 'Tis a Gift to The Family Specials; 1990–1995)