BCG Daily Wednesday 11th September 2019

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I've got a great idea...

Dave Cohen discusses how, when creating a sitcom, you need to decide what your show is about, and what it is really about. Also, you need to ask yourself why you're writing it, and why now.

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The Messenger

With his current dole money frozen and an impending threat of having all his benefits taken from him, Frank is desperate for a get-rich-quick scheme. Opportunity comes in the most unusual of places when an awkward schoolboy enlists the help of Frank to help him break up with his girlfriend.

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RHLSTP with Richard Herring

RHLSTP 224 - Mark Charnock and Dominic Brunt: RHLSTP #224: Emmerdale Farm. There's a weird giddy atmosphere in the room at the Leeds City Varieties, but you'll have to try and use the clues in this podcast to...

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TV & Radio: Catch-Up

The Reluctant Landlord

Series 2, Episode 2: Romesh and Natasha discover it's possible to spend too much time together, whilst his back pain is unbearable. Meanwhile, Lemon thinks he's found love at a bus stop.

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Taskmaster

Series 9, Episode 2: It's still very early days in the marathon battle to claim Taskmaster Greg Davies's bold, gold bonce. Ed Gamble gets reckless with a frying pan, Katy Wix asks for a pencil and Jo Brand shares a leisurely sandwich with David Baddiel. Alex Horne is there to log all the important minutiae, which he later presents to Greg in a special private ceremony that no one has ever witnessed.

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Go Jetters

Series 3, Episode 13: Glitch's plans to open a hotel on an unspoilt beach in Thailand go horribly wrong when a group of macaque monkeys steal his Grim-o-freeze gun. It doesn't take long for the trouble to spread across Monkey Bay, so the Go Jetters leap into action to help save the beach, its tourists and Glitch himself.

Guide     BBC iPlayer