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Giles Wemmbley Hogg Goes Off

BBC Radio 4 sitcom about a posh man. 31 episodes (5 series), 2002 - 2019. Stars Marcus Brigstocke, Tom Goodman-Hill, Catherine Tate, Adrian Scarborough and others.

Series 1, Episode 4 - The Arctic

Frozen fiascos are afoot, as the dim student traveller sails with Greenpeace after winning a cereal packet competition.

Further details

Giles finds himself trapped on the Arctic Ice with nothing but a stick of Pepperami for comfort. He has to deal with the endless cold, the ever-present threat of polar bears, a painstaking Science research project, a lack of sunlight and, worst of all, an American.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 6th August 2002
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Marcus Brigstocke Giles Wemmbley Hogg
    Guest cast
    Paul Shearer Bjorn
    Mel Giedroyc Helga
    Lorelei King Judith
    Clive Russell Glenn
    Kerry Shale Annowalk
    Daphne Cheung Kim
    Writing team
    Marcus Brigstocke Writer
    Jeremy Salsby Writer
    Graeme Garden Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    David Tyler Director
    David Tyler Producer

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