|The B Team|
|Series 05, Episode 02|
|Airdate||10 January 2011|
The B Team is episode 2 of Series 5.
When Horatio Stark enlists the help of The Grand Mistress as an M.I.9 business adviser, she seizes the opportunity to escape and leaves all Stark's agents stranded in the Himalayas. As the only agents available; Rose Gupta, Carrie Stewart, and Oscar Cole are sent to find her but are captured in the process!
Frank London is determined to rescue them. However his only option is to use "Smart Ease", invented to dramatically speed up agent training. Frank turns Avril Franklin, Davina Berry, and Scoop Doggy into M.I.9 agents.
- The title is a parody of:
- This is the second time a secondary team has been assembled, the first being in "The Others" when Lenny Bicknall suggested forming another team due to the success of Rose, Daisy Millar, and Blane Whittaker.
- "The Beginning" has a similiar storyline with the Genuis Serum.
- Second appearance of the Grand Mistress since "The Bunny Whisperer".