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 - 2016. Stars Nicholas Parsons, Clement Freud, Kenneth Williams, Derek Nimmo and others.

Another series is in development.
(Series 55, Episode 4 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra today at 4pm)

Series 56, Episode 3

Nicholas Parsons chairs the devious word game, recorded at Derby University. The panellists are Josie Lawrence, Justin Moorhouse, Tony Hawks and Dave Gorman. Subjects include how to spot a mature student and three ways to pay back your student loan.

Broadcast details

Monday 18th January 2010
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


  1. Sunday 24th January 2010 at 12.00

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nicholas Parsons Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Tony Hawks Guest
Josie Lawrence Guest
Justin Moorhouse Guest
Dave Gorman Guest
Production team
Claire Jones Producer

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