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 5, Episode 1 - Local Hero

When an American mogul tries to buy up every last pebble in lovely Budleigh, Giles decides to run for Mayor. Meanwhile his sister Charlotte goes on a tent protest.

Broadcast details

Monday 28th November 2011
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Marcus Brigstocke Giles Wemmbley Hogg
    Catherine Shepherd Charlotte Wemmbley Hogg
    Vincent Franklin Mr Timmis
    Guest cast
    Stuart Milligan Ronald Crump
    Rebecca Front Annie
    Flip Webster Mayor Netherclap
    David Armand Gabe Bjesterveldt
    Writing team
    Marcus Brigstocke Writer
    Jeremy Salsby Writer
    Toby Davies Writer
    Production team
    David Tyler Director
    David Tyler Producer

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