I Guess That's Why They Call It The News - Production Details

I Guess That's Why They Call It The News. Fred MacAulay. Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

"A topical radio panel show chaired by Fred MacAulay. The rounds are based on the week's news and more perennial issues too"

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Comedy Details
Comedy Type:Radio Panel Show
Alternate Names:Igtwtcitn
Broadcast:Fri 21st August 2009 - Fri 18th September 2009  (Radio 4)
Episode Count:5 (1 series)
Production Company :British Broadcasting Corporation
Recording Locations:Non-broadcast pilots recorded on the 6th May at The Drill Hall and the 13th May and 31st July at BBC Radio Theatre. The series was recorded 20th August - 17th September at the BBC Radio Theatre (except, 10th September which was at The Drill Hall)
Laugh Track:YES, Live Audience
Regular Cast
Fred MacAulay ... Host / Presenter
Writing Team
James Sherwood ... Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Carlin ... Writer (Additional Material)
John-Luke Roberts ... Writer (Additional Material)
Gareth Gwynn ... Writer (Additional Material)
Nadia Kamil ... Writer (Additional Material)
Production Team
Katie Tyrrell ... Producer

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