Just A Minute. Image shows from L to R: Paul Merton, Nicholas Parsons. Copyright: BBC.

Just A Minute

BBC Radio 4 panel show that tries to avoid repetition, hesitation and deviation. Broadcast, 1967 - 2019. Stars Nicholas Parsons, Clement Freud, Kenneth Williams, Derek Nimmo and others.

Another series is in development.

All Series

Series 54 (2008)

This is the first series we have records for. If you can help us research Series 1 to Series 53 we'd love to hear from you.

Episode Guide

Series 55 (2009)

A guide to the Summer 2009 series of Just A Minute. As usual, Chairman Nicholas Parsons takes control of a loquacious and rebellious bunch of players, whose task it is to speak on a subject he gives them, for one minute without hesitation, repetition or deviation.

Episode Guide

Series 56 (2010)

Here's a guide to all twelve episodes that made up the Spring 2010 series. This series included a couple of episodes recorded at Derby University.

Episode Guide

Series 79 (2017)

Just how hard can it be to talk for 60 seconds with no hesitation, repetition & deviation? A 79th series makes the point...

Episode Guide