British Comedy Guide

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 - 2018. Stars Nicholas Parsons, Clement Freud, Kenneth Williams, Derek Nimmo and others.

Next new episode is on Monday at 6:30pm. Series 80, Episode 2
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Series 56, Episode 2

Panellists Josie Lawrence and Charles Collingwood reveal how they know when they are in love (though not necessarily with each other), and Paul Merton and Chris Neill remember what it was like to be sweet sixteen.

Broadcast details

Monday 11th January 2010
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


  1. Sunday 17th January 2010 at 12:00pm on Radio 4
  2. Monday 19th December 2016 at 9:00am on Radio 4 Extra
  3. Monday 19th December 2016 at 4:00pm on Radio 4 Extra
  4. Tuesday 20th December 2016 at 4:00am on Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nicholas Parsons Host / Presenter
Paul Merton Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Charles Collingwood Guest
Josie Lawrence Guest
Chris Neill Guest
Production team
Claire Jones Producer

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