HighLites. Beverley (Lorraine Ashbourne). Copyright: BBC.

HighLites

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama about hairdressers. 31 episodes (pilot + 6 series), 2009 - 2016. Stars Lorraine Ashbourne, Rosie Cavaliero, Stephanie Racine and Sarah Thom.

HighLites

HighLites

All six series of the BBC radio comedy centred around a village hairdressing salon - plus pilot episode.

Based in the little town of Bridgeford, High-Lites salon boasts the most misanthropic hairdresser in Britain: sharp-tongued, mean-minded Bev. With the help of her soft-hearted (though slightly dim) assistant, Shirley, she tends to the tresses of a motley crew of local characters. As she cuts their hair, she finds out everything that's going on in their lives - and wastes no time in spreading some gossip of her own...

First released: Thursday 19th August 2021