- Production company
- Series 2 recorded 7th & 28th June, 12th July 2009. Christmas Special recorded 7th November 2010. Series 3 recorded 11th and 13th April 2011 at The Drill Hill, and 29th April at The Shaw Theatre. Series 4 recorded 2 December 2012, 16 December 2012 and 6 January 2013 at RADA Studios. Final special recorded 23rd February 2014 at RADA Studios.
- Theme tune is the overture from Ruslan and Lyudmila by Mikhail Glinka.
- First broadcast
- Wednesday 2nd July 2008 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30am
- Last new broadcast
- Wednesday 24th December 2014 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
- Length of episodes
- 30 minutes
- Last repeat
- Monday 4th Jan 2016 at 10:30pm on Radio 4 Extra