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Higher

Higher

  • Radio comedy drama
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2008 - 2015
  • 10 episodes (4 series)

Radio satire on education. The episodes are based around Hayborough University - ranked 132nd in the UK.

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Pilot, Episode 1 - Higher

Karen is the new head of the Geography Department - renamed Geographical Tourism - at Hayborough University, which is definitely not part of the elite Russell Group of top universities. It is open day for the department and Karen is keen that she attracts the right students.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 12th May 2008
Time
2:15pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
45 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 29th January 2010 2:15pm Radio 4

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Sophie Thompson Karen Poynter
Jonathan Keeble Jim
Mark Heap David
Sue Ryding Barbara
Maggie Fox Maura
Sue Kelly Angela
Ben Hood Harry
Writing team
Joyce Bryant Writer
Production team
Gary Brown Producer

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