Bristow. Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 sitcom about an office rebel. 14 episodes (3 series), 1999 - 2000. Stars Michael Williams, Rodney Bewes, Dora Bryan, Owen Brenman and others.

Series 2, Episode 2 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra on Friday at 9:30am.

Series 2, Episode 2 - The Power of the Press

The Chester-Perry buying clerk crusades to improve conditions for cleaning ladies.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 1st December 1999
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


  1. Friday 22nd January 2021 at 9:30am on Radio 4 Extra
  2. Friday 22nd January 2021 at 4:30pm on Radio 4 Extra
  3. Saturday 23rd January 2021 at 4:30am on Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Michael Williams Bristow
Rodney Bewes Jones
Dora Bryan Mrs Purdy
Owen Brenman Hewitt
Katy Odey Miss Sunman
Guest cast
Jon Glover Station Master
Liz Fraser Gert
Joan Sims Daisy
Roger Lloyd Pack Hickford
Ian Kelland Lift Boy
David Battley Fred Stokes
Writing team
Frank Dickens Writer
Production team
Neil Cargill Director
Neil Cargill Producer

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