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 2, Episode 4 - Where Boffins Dare

The group are threatened with being sent to Burma after making yet another mistake. In an attempt to redeem themselves, they try to capture a German spy.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 11th June 2008
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 4th June 2009 6:30pm Radio 4
Sunday 28th November 2010 10:30pm Radio 7
Thursday 19th April 2012 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 22nd September 2013 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 23rd April 2015 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 21st December 2016 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 6th December 2018 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 6th July 2020 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 12th March 2022 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 20th April 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
Ben Willbond Wilhelm
Writing team
James Cary Writer
Production team
Adam Bromley Producer

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