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John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme. Image shows from L to R: Margaret Cabourn-Smith, Lawry Lewin, John Finnemore, Carrie Quinlan, Simon Kane. Copyright: BBC.

John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme

BBC Radio 4 sketch show written by and starring John Finnemore. 41 episodes (7 series), 2011 - 2018. Stars John Finnemore, Simon Kane, Carrie Quinlan, Lawry Lewin and others.

Next new episode is today at 6:30pm. Series 7, Episode 3
Catch-up on Episode 2 on BBC iPlayer Radio   Series 7, Episode 2 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra today at 5:30pm

Production Details

Production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Also known as

John Finnemore's Sketch Show (Working title)

Laugh track
Live audience

Location

Place

BBC Radio Theatre

Recording dates
Series 1: 16/08/2011
Series 2: 07/07/2012, 14/07/2012 (RADA Studios), 14/09/2012
Series 3: 05/07/2013 (Afternoon recording), 05/07/2013, 15/07/2013, 05/08/2013 (Afternoon recording), 05/08/2013
Series 4: 07/07/2014 (Double recording Shaw Theatre), 07/07/2014 (Double recording Shaw Theatre)
Series 5: 04/11/2015 (Double recording), 26/11/2015 (Double recording Shaw Theatre), 02/12/2015 (Double recording)
Series 6: 23/09/2016, 07/10/2016, 19/10/2016, 19/10/2016, 23/11/2016
Series 7: 03/11/2017, 03/11/2017, 17/11/2017, 17/11/2017, 01/12/2017, 01/12/2017

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 18th September 2011 on BBC Radio 4 at 7:15pm
Last new broadcast
Thursday 8th February 2018 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 7 Episode 2: Today at 5:30pm on Radio 4 Extra
  2. Series 7 Episode 2: Today at 10pm on Radio 4 Extra
  3. Series 7 Episode 2: Tomorrow at 5:30am on Radio 4 Extra
  4. Series 7 Episode 3: Thursday 25th January at 7:30am on Radio 4 Extra
  5. Series 7 Episode 3: Thursday 25th January at 5:30pm on Radio 4 Extra
  6. Series 7 Episode 3: Thursday 25th January at 10pm on Radio 4 Extra
  7. Series 7 Episode 3: Friday 26th January at 5:30am on Radio 4 Extra

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