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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 3, Episode 3 - Chalet Girl

Giles tries his hand and his knees and ankles at being a Chalet Girl on the ski slopes of France.

Further details

Giles grasps a stein of hot Gluhwein and a cowbell and takes to the ski slopes as he tries his hand at being a chalet girl. His responsibilities include cooking, cleaning, ski-guiding and boiling up the fondue... and if that sounds like a recipe for a disaster then imagine him trying to do all that, but in French!


This episode is sometimes refered to as "A Chalet Girl in France".

Broadcast details

Tuesday 8th February 2005
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Marcus Brigstocke Giles Wemmbley Hogg
Guest cast
Kate Duchene Mme Duval
Adam G Goodwin Tim Patterson
Katy Brand Nicki Patterson
Amy Enticknap Charlotte Patterson
Dan Clark Jeremy De Montfort
Sophie Winkleman Sophie De Montfort
Gresby Nash Mr Buntstick
Toby Sedgwick Pascal
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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