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BBC Radio 4 sketch show. 8 episodes (2 series), 2009 - 2011. Stars Nick Doody, Ewan Bailey, Sam Battersea, Margaret Cabourn-Smith, Neil Edmond, Pippa Evans, Lewis Macleod and others.

Series 1, Episode 1

Take a plunge into the world of Bigipedia, mocking online communications, internet drivel, pop-ups, PC disasters, online mash ups, mobiles, searchboxes, automated reply systems and other aspects of contemporary life online. This episode features scary bears, the jingles band Fragrant Slab, fish fingers, many messages in a bottle, and more.

Broadcast details

Thursday 23rd July 2009
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nick Doody Ensemble Actor
Ewan Bailey Ensemble Actor
Sam Battersea Ensemble Actor
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Ensemble Actor
Neil Edmond Ensemble Actor
Pippa Evans Ensemble Actor
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Melanie Hudson (as Mel Hudson) Ensemble Actor
Gareth Tunley Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Nick Doody Writer
Matt Kirshen Writer
Carey Marx Writer
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Edmond Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Tyler Director
David Tyler Producer



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