Just A Minute. Image shows from L to R: Nicholas Parsons, Paul Merton. Image credit: British Broadcasting Corporation.

Just A Minute

A new series of this comedy is in production.

Long running radio panel game in which host Nicholas Parsons asks contestants to talk for one minute without repetition, hesitation or deviation

AKA:
JAM
Genre:
Panel Show
Broadcast:
1967 - 2014  (BBC Radio 4)
Episodes:
69 series
Starring:
Nicholas Parsons, Clement Freud, Kenneth Williams, Derek Nimmo, Peter Jones, Paul Merton
Writers:
Ian Messiter
Production:
British Broadcasting Corporation

Just A Minute is one of the longest running comedies on BBC Radio 4, having started the same year the station launched. Hosted by Nicholas Parsons (who has been in every episode since the beginning), it is a show in which the panel must attempt to talk about a subject for a minute without repetition, hesitation or deviation.