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Hot Gossip

BBC Radio 2 panel show. 26 episodes (5 series), 2008 - 2012. Stars Claudia Winkleman and Sara Cox.

Series 2

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Thursday 11th June 2009

Claudia Winkleman returns with a new series of the topical and celebrity-based panel show. This first programme features the acerbic and occasionally brutal wit of Robin Ince, alongside comedian Karen Taylor and award-winning British comedian and star of Trigger Happy TV, Dom Joly.


2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Thursday 18th June 2009

Rufus Hound, Gina Yashere and Paul Sinha compete to become the Hottest Gossip. Topics up for discussion include Ronaldo & Paris Hilton, X Factor, The Apprentice and Gordon Ramsay.


3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Thursday 25th June 2009

Featuring Jo Caulfield, Richard Herring and Alun Cochrane.


4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Thursday 2nd July 2009

The guest panellists this week are Robin Ince, Andrew Maxwell and Lucy Porter.


5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Thursday 9th July 2009

Rufus Hound, Richard Herring and Jenny Eclair talk about Harry Potter, Lembit Opik, deserts and much more.


6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Thursday 16th July 2009

The panellists for the final episode in the series are Scott Capurro, Robin Ince and Jo Caulfield. Topics include the News Of The World phone tapping scandal.