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

Fags, Mags And Bags

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2007 - 2022
  • 52 episodes (10 series)

Radio 4 comedy about a proud Scottish shopkeeper and his tireless quest to please an ungrateful public. Stars Sanjeev Kohli, Donald Mcleary, Omar Raza, Susheel Kumar, Marjory Hogarth and more.

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Series 5, Episode 2 - General Whitesnake Demeanour

The arrival of new priest Father Neil Green receives mixed views from the Lenzidens, with his prog rock-esque approach to Christianity. His flowing cape, Stetson and general Whitesnake demeanour catches the attention of The Bishop and he sets out to see how the locals are taking to him.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 3rd October 2012
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 12th September 2013 6:30pm Radio 4
Thursday 19th September 2013 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 19th September 2013 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 6th January 2015 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 11th September 2016 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 11th September 2016 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 11th September 2016 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 12th September 2016 5:30am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Sanjeev Kohli Ramesh
Donald Mcleary Dave
Omar Raza Sanjay
Susheel Kumar Alok
Michael Redmond Bishop Briggs
Guest cast
Stewart Cairns Phil
Andrew O'Neill Father Neil Green
Tom Urie Alan
Gavin Mitchell Keith Futures
Writing team
Sanjeev Kohli Writer
Donald Mcleary Writer
Production team
Gus Beattie Producer

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