Ed Reardon's Week. Ed Reardon (Christopher Douglas). Copyright: BBC
Ed Reardon's Week

Ed Reardon's Week

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2005 - 2021
  • 88 episodes (14 series)

Radio sitcom following curmudgeonly 50-something writer Ed Reardon, and his flawed attempts to escape poverty via literary success. Stars Christopher Douglas, Philip Jackson, Barunka O'Shaughnessy, Stephanie Cole, Geoffrey Whitehead and more.

Episode menu

Series 12, Episode 5 - How Did I Do?

Ed discovers a whole new world of self-satisfaction surveys.

Further details

Whilst trying to track down his delivery of cat food Ed discovers a whole new world of employment opportunities when he meets Dominic, a 'PTP', or 'Paid to Populate' who is working on a development site. They quickly join forces to start a new delivery company and Ed is introduced to a new climate where freebies are distributed in lieu of salaries and continuing employment lies in the fate of the Customer Satisfaction survey.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 21st November 2017
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 28th November 2017 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 28th November 2017 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 28th November 2017 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 29th November 2017 5:30am Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 23rd June 2020 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Christopher Douglas Ed Reardon
Philip Jackson Jaz Milvane
Barunka O'Shaughnessy Ping
Stephanie Cole Olive
Geoffrey Whitehead Stan
Brigit Forsyth Pearl
Monica Dolan Maggie
Guest cast
Simon Greenall Frank
Geoffrey McGivern (as Geoff McGivern) Cliff
Tyger Drew-Honey Dominic
Petroc Trelawny Self
Writing team
Christopher Douglas Writer
Andrew Nickolds Writer
Production team
Dawn Ellis Producer

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