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

Ed Reardon's Week

BBC Radio 4 sitcom about a poor writer. 81 episodes (13 series), 2005 - 2019. Stars Christopher Douglas, Philip Jackson, Barunka O'Shaughnessy, Stephanie Cole and others.

Series 11, Episode 5 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra on Sunday at 7:30am.

Series 9, Episode 5 - Intellectual Fireworks

Ed takes up a professorship at a prestigious writing retreat.

Further details

Ed appears to have stepped on the gravy train at last as he takes up a professorship at Much Wenlock Court - a prestigious writing retreat. He hopes this will lead him to, at the very least, a contentious Saturday Essay on the Today Programme.

However, this retreat has been set up by one Jaz Milvain so could Ed's change in fortune be too good to be true?

Broadcast details

Monday 9th December 2013
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Christopher Douglas Ed Reardon
    Philip Jackson Jaz Milvane
    Barunka O'Shaughnessy Ping
    Stephanie Cole Olive
    Geoffrey Whitehead Stan
    Alison Steadman Pearl
    Guest cast
    Corrie Corfield Newsreader
    Nicola Sanderson Waitress
    Jonathan Coy Ned
    Felicity Montagu Rosemary
    Carolyn Pickles Maureen
    Nicola Sanderson Suki
    Barunka O'Shaughnessy Lisa
    Writing team
    Christopher Douglas Writer
    Andrew Nickolds Writer
    Production team
    Dawn Ellis Producer

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