Dead Ringers. Image shows from L to R: Lewis Macleod, Debra Stephenson, Jon Culshaw, Jan Ravens, Duncan Wisbey. Copyright: BBC
Dead Ringers

Dead Ringers

  • Radio sketch show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2000 - 2023
  • 146 episodes (23 series)

Satirical impressionist show mocking the great and good, from politicians to those familar voices on Radio 4. Stars Jon Culshaw, Jan Ravens, Duncan Wisbey, Lewis Macleod, Debra Stephenson and more.

  • Due to return for Series 24

Episode menu

Series 22, Episode 3

In a week of bleak headlines, Huw Edwards is forced into making the news a little less gloomy. Priti Patel reveals an innovative new way for the government to blame others for its mistakes.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st July 2022
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 30th June 2022, 18:00 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 2nd July 2022 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 4th July 2022 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 5th July 2022 9:00am Radio 4 Extra


Cast & crew

Jon Culshaw Various
Jan Ravens Various
Duncan Wisbey Various
Lewis Macleod Various
Debra Stephenson Various
Writing team
Nev Fountain Writer
Tom Jamieson Writer
Laurence Howarth Writer
Tom Coles Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Edward Tew Writer
Robert Darke (as Rob Darke) Writer
Cody Dahler Writer
Production team
Bill Dare Producer
Bill Dare Creator

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