Fags, Mags And Bags. Image shows from L to R: Sanjay (Omar Raza), Ramesh (Sanjeev Kohli), Dave (Donald Mcleary), Alok (Susheel Kumar). Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Fags, Mags And Bags

BBC Radio 4 sitcom set in a newsagent shop. 48 episodes (9 series), 2007 - 2020. Stars Sanjeev Kohli, Donald Mcleary, Omar Raza, Susheel Kumar and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 5, Episode 1 - Hovering Chops

The careful eco-balance of shop is under threat when a new butcher sets up shop in Lenzie with a dazzling array of award winning sausages and forthright chat. The current butcher incumbent, Mutton Jeff, is particularly upset that his chop empire is under threat and calls upon Ramesh and the Lenzie Local Retail Traders Association to put a stop it.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 26th September 2012
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sanjeev Kohli Ramesh
Donald Mcleary Dave
Omar Raza Sanjay
Susheel Kumar Alok
Marjory Hogarth Joan Begg
Kate Brailsford Hilly Bewerdine
Sean Scanlan Mutton Jeff
Steven McNicoll Bra Jeff
Guest cast
Barry Howard Frank Butcher
Tom Urie Archibald Sibbald
Writing team
Sanjeev Kohli Writer
Donald Mcleary Writer
Production team
Gus Beattie Producer

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