Hut 33. Image shows from L to R: Charles (Robert Bathurst), Joshua Fanshawe-Marshall (Alex Macqueen), Archie (Tom Goodman-Hill). Copyright: BBC
Hut 33

Hut 33

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2007 - 2009
  • 18 episodes (3 series)

Radio sitcom set in Bletchley Park in 1941, about code-breakers who are forced to share a draughty wooden hut. Stars Robert Bathurst, Tom Goodman-Hill, Fergus Craig, Alex Macqueen, Olivia Colman and Lill Roughley

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 6 - Oh Brother Where Art Thou?

Archie is looking forward to seeing his brother who is back on leave, but conflicts of faith threaten to intervene. Gordon is worried about the afterlife and discovers Minka has a religious past, whilst Joshua's idea of faith is confused.

Broadcast details

Monday 30th July 2007
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 9th August 2009 10:30pm Radio 7
Sunday 24th October 2010 10:30pm Radio 7
Monday 5th September 2011 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 23rd April 2013 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 26th March 2015 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 19th October 2016 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 27th September 2018 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 13th April 2020 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 1st January 2022 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 3rd February 2024 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Robert Bathurst Charles
Tom Goodman-Hill Archie
Fergus Craig Gordon
Alex Macqueen Joshua Fanshawe-Marshall
Olivia Colman Minka
Lill Roughley Mrs Best
Guest cast
Steven Kynman Harry (Archie's Brother)
Writing team
James Cary Writer
Production team
Adam Bromley Producer

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