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Ayres On The Air

Ayres On The Air

  • Radio sketch show
  • BBC Radio 4 / BBC Radio 4 Extra
  • 2004 - 2018
  • 27 episodes (6 series)

Pam Ayres presents sketches, poetry and anecdotes. With Felicity Montagu and Geoffrey Whitehead.

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Series 3, Episode 1 - Passion

Pam Ayres returns with a new series packed with poetry, anecdotes and sketches. Featuring poems about the difficulty of getting a new mattress up the stairs and the heartfelt plea 'Don't Ask Me To the Wedding'.

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Pam Ayres returns with a new series packed with poetry, anecdotes and sketches. Featuring poems about the difficulty of getting a new mattress up the stairs - the heartfelt plea 'Don't Ask Me To the Wedding' - and a poem dedicated to her husband, entitled 'I Still Haven't Given Up Hope'.

Pam is joined on stage by actors Geoffrey Whitehead and Felicity Montagu for sketches about speed dating, trying to inject a bit of excitement into a relationship and how to pay your husband back when he interrupts your favourite Bruce Springsteen DVD.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 19th August 2009
Time
11:30am
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 30th December 2009 6:30pm Radio 4
Friday 25th January 2013 9:30am Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 26th January 2013 2:30am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 11th September 2014 7:00am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 11th September 2014 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 12th September 2014 5:30am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 30th June 2017 7:00am Radio 4 Extra
Friday 30th June 2017 5:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 1st July 2017 5:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Cast
Pam Ayres Host / Presenter
Geoffrey Whitehead Ensemble Actor
Felicity Montagu Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Pam Ayres Writer
Chris Thompson Writer
Peter Reynolds Writer
Jan Etherington Writer
Production team
Claire Jones Producer

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