Ankle Tag. Image shows from L to R: Bob (Steve Speirs), Alice (Katy Wix), Gruff (Elis James). Copyright: BBC.

Ankle Tag

BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 2 sitcom about a man out of prison. 14 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 2015 - 2020. Stars Elis James, Katy Wix and Steve Speirs.

Series 1, Episode 3

Bob gets a job as a bingo caller, and Gruff and Alice want to get Carys baptised.


In some places - where the pilot is considered Episode 1 - this is listed as Episode 4.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 13th September 2017
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Elis James Gruff
Katy Wix Alice
Steve Speirs Bob
Guest cast
Morwenna Banks Ena
Shola Adewusi Ruby
Mike Wozniak Father Mike
Writing team
Gareth Gwynn Writer
Benjamin Partridge Writer
Production team
Victoria Lloyd Producer

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