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 2, Episode 1 - Citroen UXB

Beauty is sent to look after Sarah, who lives with both her mother and daughter - a perfect, happy modern family, like the kind Beauty has seen in feel-good British movies. With her own famly being very demanding, it is understandable when Beauty begins to get too close.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 6th April 2011
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 1st July 2014 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 1st July 2014 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 2nd December 2015 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 6th August 2017 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 23rd March 2019 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 31st March 2020 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 20th April 2021 7:00am Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 20th April 2021 5:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 21st April 2021 5:00am Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 24th April 2021 12:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 10th March 2023 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Jocelyn Jee Esien Beauty Olonga
Felicity Montagu Sally
Nicola Sanderson Karen
Guest cast
Julia McKenzie Joyce
Jenny Agutter Sarah
Catherine Shepherd Lucy
Writing team
Christopher Douglas Writer
Nicola Sanderson Writer
Production team
Tilusha Ghelani Producer

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