Deep Trouble. Image shows from L to R: Commander Alison Fairbanks (Katherine Jakeways), Petty Officer Lucy Radcliffe (Miranda Raison), Lieutenant Jack Trainor (Ben Willbond), Captain Paul Wade (Jim Field Smith). Copyright: Pozzitive Productions.

Deep Trouble

BBC Radio 4 sitcom set on a submarine. 8 episodes (2 series), 2005 - 2007. Stars Jim Field Smith, Katherine Jakeways, Ben Willbond, Miranda Raison and others.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Prize Hamper

A Russian sub, a Harrier Jump Jet, a sewing machine and an unexpected promotion for Lucy are all in store for the crew.

Broadcast details

Thursday 3rd November 2005
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jim Field Smith Captain Paul Wade
Katherine Jakeways Commander Alison Fairbanks
Ben Willbond Lieutenant Jack Trainor
Miranda Raison Petty Officer Lucy Radcliffe
Dan Skinner (as Renton Skinner) PO Bazeley
Gareth Tunley PO Jones
Ben Willbond Tom Clancy
Jonathan Ryland Narrator
Guest cast
Rufus Jones F/O Withers
Katy Brand Margaret
Boris Isarov Captain Rukavashnikov
Writing team
Jim Field Smith Writer
Ben Willbond Writer
Production team
David Tyler Director
David Tyler Producer

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