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 1, Episode 4 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra tomorrow at 9:30am.

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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