Markers like these give plenty of scope for using up odd figures that can't find a home anywhere else. they also give plenty of scope for vignettes. Tim Gow has some nice examples of the art in his ground crew.
Guarding stuff to stop it walking off. Brits above, Italians below.
Tapping stuff to see if it really is disarmed!
Fire crew on standby. The chaps on the left are from Peter Pig's old Sci-Fi range.