Chambers. Image shows from L to R: Hilary Tripping (James Fleet), John Fuller-Carp (John Bird), Ruth Quirke (Sarah Lancashire). Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 sitcom. 14 episodes (3 series), 1996 - 1999. Stars John Bird, James Fleet, Jonathan Kydd, Lesley Sharp and Sarah Lancashire.

Series 1, Episode 1

Hellbent on becoming QC at any cost, John Fuller-Carp employs anyone who can help him.


This is the only episode without an official title. It is often known as C.A.B..

Broadcast details

Wednesday 17th April 1996
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    John Bird John Fuller-Carp
    James Fleet Hilary Tripping
    Jonathan Kydd Vince Griffiths
    Lesley Sharp Ruth Quirke
    Guest cast
    Gavin Muir Actor
    Alex Lowe Actor
    Jane Whittenshaw Actor
    John Baddeley Actor
    Writing team
    Clive Coleman Writer
    Production team
    Paul Schlesinger Producer

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