Giles Wemmbley Hogg Goes Off. Giles Wemmbley Hogg (Marcus Brigstocke). Copyright: Pozzitive Productions.

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 6 - Thailand

Giles' audio diary from Thailand, where he hopes to emerge spiritually. He does at least emerge physically, thanks to a sarong.

Further details

Giles has decided to find himself by going off to Thailand. Within hours of landing, he finds himself, but loses his rucksack. Where is the mysterious beach that all travellers talk about?

We follow Giles as he crosses oceans, treks across the mountains, dives through a waterfall and gets shot at in a hemp field.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 20th August 2002
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Marcus Brigstocke Giles Wemmbley Hogg
    Guest cast
    Lobo Chan The Beach Seller
    Daphne Cheung The Dancer
    Chris Lang Miles
    Andy Taylor Gareth
    Doon Mackichan Arabella
    Oliver Chris Charles
    Sophie Prideaux Fenella
    Matt Rippy Chucky
    Adam Long Todd
    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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