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Giles Wemmbley Hogg Goes Off

Giles Wemmbley Hogg Goes Off

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2002 - 2019
  • 31 episodes (5 series)

Radio sitcom starring Marcus Brigstocke as Giles Wemmbley Hogg, a upper-middle-class student ponce from Budleigh Salterton who travels the world. Also features Tom Goodman-Hill, Catherine Tate, Adrian Scarborough, Catherine Shepherd and Vincent Franklin


Episode menu

Series 3, Episode 6 - Ireland

Giles goes to Ireland to look up an old flame, stuff a big fish and tussle with a ghillie.

Further details

Giles has decided he wants to become a journalist, and ends up being a nanny. On an eventful trip to Ireland, he cons his girlfriend Arabella, is sick in a Merc, falls in a lake while proposing and runs over a peacock.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 1st March 2005
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Marcus Brigstocke Giles Wemmbley Hogg
Catherine Tate Arabella
Guest cast
Neil Dudgeon David McAlpine
Miranda Hart Mrs McAlpine
John O'Mahony Ghillie Cooper
Sally Marsh Jemima McAlpine
Dan Skinner (as Renton Skinner) Wallace
Steven Kynman Hultz
Harry Elliot Crispin
Llewella Gideon Violet
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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