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

Ed Reardon's Week

BBC Radio 4 sitcom about a poor writer. 82 episodes (13 series), 2005 - 2020. Stars Christopher Douglas, Philip Jackson, Barunka O'Shaughnessy, Stephanie Cole and others.

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Series 5

1. The Last Miaow

First broadcast: Monday 6th October 2008

Ed has rekindled his relationship with fellow author Mary Potter and they are in a record breaking second month of partnership 'bliss'. Elgar, however, is none too pleased.


2. The CV Of Dorian Gray

First broadcast: Monday 13th October 2008

It's time for Ed to drag out the old jeans, buy a mobile phone and cut ten years off the CV as the new Head of New Media Development is a genuine 12 year old.


3. Anger Management

First broadcast: Monday 20th October 2008

After a run-in with the Head of Stakeholder Communications Engagement at a local council meeting, Ed finds himself in anger management classes. Could he turn over a new leaf and become a gentler person?


4. Educating Peter

First broadcast: Monday 27th October 2008

Jaz yearns to return to the thrilling intimacy of small space work so suggests that Ed revive one of his old stage shows. So it is that Educating Peter finds itself on stage and Ed finds he has a success on his hands.


5. The Great Escape

First broadcast: Monday 3rd November 2008

Ed finds himself in gainful employment writing for a local lifestyle magazine when everyone at the agency goes on holiday. There may even be a romantic holiday on the horizon for him.


6. Granddad

First broadcast: Monday 10th November 2008

Ed is visited by his new grandson, Smile, and is inspired to write a children's book. However, his daughter is not at all impressed with his flat.


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