Bird Island. Image shows from L to R: Jane (Katy Wix), Ben (Reece Shearsmith), Graham (Julian Rhind-Tutt), Mother (Alison Steadman). Copyright: BBC.

Bird Island

BBC Radio 4 sitcom about a lonely scientist. 8 episodes (2 series), 2012 - 2014. Stars Reece Shearsmith, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Alison Steadman and Katy Wix.

Series 1, Episode 3

Ben and Graham encounter a seal cub that's been attacked. He takes it home and carefully nurses it back to life and share the pup's progress with his mum and Dad.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 27th June 2012
BBC Radio 4
15 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Reece Shearsmith Ben
Julian Rhind-Tutt Graham
Alison Steadman Mother
Guest cast
Gerard McDermott Robin
Writing team
Katy Wix Writer
Production team
Tilusha Ghelani Producer

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