Beauty Of Britain. Beauty Olonga (Jocelyn Jee Esien). Copyright: BBC
Beauty Of Britain

Beauty Of Britain

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2009 - 2012
  • 18 episodes (3 series)

Radio sitcom by Christopher Douglas and Nicola Sanderson. Jocelyn Jee Esien stars as an upbeat carer of the nation's elderly. Stars Jocelyn Jee Esien, Felicity Montagu, Indira Joshi, Paul Sharma and Nicola Sanderson

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 3 - Girl With A Polycotton Tabard

Beauty wonders why so many British men get stuck in the emotional wilderness and find it hard to communicate with each other, as she deals with an elderly gentleman and his son.

Broadcast details

Monday 19th October 2009
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 25th April 2012 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 25th April 2012 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 7th October 2013 9:30am Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 8th October 2013 2:30am Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 12th April 2015 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 12th April 2015 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 12th April 2015 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 13th April 2015 5:30am Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 22nd November 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 23rd September 2018 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 17th March 2020 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Jocelyn Jee Esien Beauty Olonga
Felicity Montagu Sally
Indira Joshi Mrs Gupte
Paul Sharma Anil
Nicola Sanderson Karen
Guest cast
Geoffrey Palmer Mr Clark
Christopher Douglas Julian Clark (Mr Clark's Son)
Emma Fryer Georgie (Social Services Woman)
Nicola Sanderson Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Christopher Douglas Writer
Nicola Sanderson Writer
Production team
Tilusha Ghelani Producer

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