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.

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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

Cast & crew

Regular cast
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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